19 killed in Japan knife attack

Rio Olympic Village opens -- to Australia boycott

Germany blast appears to be intentional: Mayor

Rio Olympics 2016: 50,000 police and soldiers deployed in Rio

19 killed in Japan knife attack

July 26, 2016

At least 19 people are killed in Japan when a knife-wielding man goes on a rampage at a care centre for the mentally disabled, officials say. (Photo: Reuters)

Rio Olympic Village opens -- to Australia boycott

July 26, 2016

The official opening of the Olympic Village in Rio turns to fiasco with the discovery of blocked toilets and leaky pipes, prompting Australia to call the facility "not safe". (Photo: AFP)

Germany blast appears to be intentional: Mayor

July 25, 2016

Authorities say the blast that left one killed and nearly a dozen injured was intentional and that the man killed, who was likely the attacker, was a 27-year-old Syrian whose asylum had been denied. 

Rio Olympics 2016: 50,000 police and soldiers deployed in Rio

July 25, 2016

From Sunday, some 50,000 police and soldiers are being deployed in Rio to protect sports venues, tourist spots and key transport areas. (Photo: Reuters)