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Axe-wielding Assailant Wounds 3 Passengers on German Train

German news agencies are reporting multiple casualties aboard a train in southern Germany, after an axe-wielding man went on a rampage before being shot to death. Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann described the attacker as a 17-year-old Afghan national who lived in the German town of Ochsenfurt. Earlier reports, quoting Wurzburg police, said the attacker struck on a regional train about 9 p.m. local time with "blunt and slashing" weapons described by witnesses as an...

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