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Islamic State Claims Germany Axe Assailant as One of its Fighters

Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann says police have discovered a hand-painted flag of the Islamic State militant group in the belongings of the teenager who went on an axe and knife slashing rampage aboard a train Monday.  IS claimed responsibility for the attack in a post on its Aamaq news agency Tuesday, shortly after the flag was discovered. According to the statement, the attacker was “a member of the Islamic State,” and planned the attack after calls from the group...

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