The attack happened at about 10:00 pm on Saturday, the seventh night of Hanukkah, with about 100 people gathered for a candle-lighting ceremony. Suspect Grafton Thomas denied the charges of five counts of attempted murder
Grafton Thomas, 37-year-old suspect, allegedly entered the rabbi's property in Monsey, Rockland County, during celebrations for the Jewish festival of Hanukkah, knifing several people before fleeing.
Police said the stabbing victim did not sustain life-threatening injuries and were investigating the discovery of a women's body in a nearby apartment that appeared to have stabbing wounds.
A Somali man identified as Hassan Khalif Shire Ali set fire to a pickup truck in the centre of Melbourne city and stabbed three people, killing one, before he was shot by police in what they called a terrorist attack claimed later by Daesh.
Right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro, who was knifed in the abdomen while campaigning on Thursday, is in serious condition, his son and a hospital spokeswoman confirmed.
At least 1,500 people attend vigil to honour the victims of a mass stabbing in US state of Idaho, in which a three-year-old girl of a refugee family was killed and eight others wounded.
The attacker had been asked to leave an Idaho apartment complex because of bad behavior, a day before he returned and stabbed nine people, including six children, at a toddler's birthday party in Idaho.
The attacker, who was reportedly preparing to carry out a suicide bomb attack, was shot dead after killing the policeman.
An Egyptian man stabbed two German tourists to death and wounded four other foreigners at a popular seaside vacation spot. The attacker's motives are not known.
The children – all under ten – and their father were apparently stabbed to death in their home in Atlanta.
A group of refugees allegedly stabbed a local man to death in an Istanbul district, prompting angry mourners to go on a rampage, before police intervened.
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