A Canadian man who was killed by police on Monday after
trying to run over two soldiers in Quebec "had become
radicalized," the government said after the first such
incident in Canada since the country joined the fight against
Islamic State militants.
Apple Inc's iCloud storage and backup service in China was
attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a
Chinese web monitoring group said, adding that it believes
the country's government is behind the campaign.
The chief executive of French oil major Total, Christophe de
Margerie, has been killed in an airplane collision with a
snow plough at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport,
airport spokeswoman Elena Krylova says.
A convicted sex offender suspected of murdering at least
seven women and leaving the bodies in abandoned houses in
northwest Indiana may be a serial killer who has killed
others in the state as far back as 20 years ago, local police
A deepening sense of impasse gripped Hong Kong as
pro-democracy protests entered their fourth week, with the
government having limited options to end the crisis and
demonstrators increasingly willing to confront police.
German airline Lufthansa cancelled 1,450 flights after a
pilots union called for a strike on Monday and Tuesday,
adding to travellers' misery after millions were left
stranded by a weekend-long train drivers' stoppage.