Criminals see the coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity to defraud people by sending malware apps, selling Covid-19 related counterfeits and targeting elderly people, according to a Europol report.
The suspect, a man in his mid-20s, was armed with a sword and dressed in "medieval clothing", Quebec City police spokesman Etienne Doyon said during a press briefing. Motive of attack not known.
Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud in an attempt to help their daughters gain entry into a top US university.
During an 11-year-long espionage career, Jordanian national Mahmoud Ayesh Al Astal posed as a journalist to obtain information about Turkish domestic and foreign politics and passed it on to handlers in the UAE.
Another report from the Brazilian Public Security Forum says the number of murders and other violent deaths in Brazil increased 7.1 percent in the first half of the year, despite lockdown measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic.
Bangladesh rights activists blame the increasing number of sexual assaults on a culture of impunity and poor prosecutorial outcomes, saying tougher penalties are not enough.
Germany and France have directly accused Russia of involvement in the in the poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny - a charge that Moscow denies.
Court records show antifa supporter Michael Forest Reinoehl was carrying a loaded weapon in a public place while far-right group Patriot Prayer supporter Aaron Danielson was wearing a loaded Glock pistol.
Kaing Guek Eav, known as Duch, dies in jail where he was serving a life term for war crimes and crimes against humanity after overseeing the torture and killings of as many as 16,000 Cambodians.
Pinar Gultekin's death has evoked outrage on social media after news reports that the young economics student's body was found strangled to death in a forest area after she went missing five days ago.
The inmates released were serving time for minor offences. Prisoners fearing contagion with the virus in jam-packed prisons have staged several riots.
Metin Topuz was sentenced to eight years and nine months in prison on charges of helping the Fetullah Terrorist Organisation (FETO), the group behind a 2016 coup attempt in Turkey.
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