The Latest: IS claims responsibility for Australia attack

SYDNEY, Australia — The Latest on a knife attack in Melbourne (all times local): 10:45 p.m. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack in Australia that police say was linked to terrorism.

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One person was killed and others treated for stab wounds after a truck caught on fire and a man started attacking people with a knife in Melbourne's business district Friday.

One dead, two hurt in Melbourne 'terror' attack

A knife-wielding man killed one person and injured two others in a rush hour stabbing rampage in downtown Melbourne Friday, before being shot dead by police.

Fatal stabbing in Melbourne ‘linked to terrorism’

Headline Fatal stabbing in Melbourne ‘linked to terrorism’

Bourke Street attack: Terrorist dead after stabbing rampage that killed one, injured two, in Melbourne CBD on Friday As it happened: terror suspect known to ASIO dies after stabbing rampage

A terror suspect is dead after a stabbing rampage in Bourke Street that left one person dead and two injured.

Australian police said a man who stabbed three people in the city of Melbourne on Friday drove a car laden with gas cylinders that caught fire and that they are treating the attack as terrorism.

Australia: Police say Melbourne stabbing attack is 'terrorism'

Police have identified attack as a 'terrorism incident' after a man stabs three people in Melbourne, before being shot.

The Latest: Vehicle in Australian attack held gas cylinders

SYDNEY, Australia — The Latest on a knife attack in Melbourne (all times local): 9:35 p.m. Australian police say a pickup truck that caught fire in the country’s second-largest city contained several barbeque gas cylinders and was part of an apparent terrorist attack.

Police say the attacker, who died in hospital after being shot, was known to them and they are treating it as terrorism

Lone wolf attacker, who was known to police, sets car alight and stabs pedestrians in busy Melbourne street.

Australian police say stabbing attack linked to terrorism

SYDNEY, Australia — A knife-wielding man stabbed three people, one fatally, in Australia’s second-largest city on Friday in an attack police linked to terrorism.