At least five people, including a number of young Irish citizens, have been killed, and a further eight injured, following the collapse of a balcony in the US state of California. Advertisements
A suspect has been shot, and likely killed, by a police sniper, following a gun and bomb attack at Dallas police headquarters.
An SUV vehicle has struck four high school students in Ferndale, in northern Washington state, killing two of the teens and seriously injuring the others.
An explosion at an energy storage depot in an industrial area in Poway, just east of the American city of San Diego, has injured at least four people.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.0, has struck off the southwest coast of Alaska, according to a statement by the US Geological Survey.
The death toll for a series of storms that began over Memorial Day weekend has risen to at least 13 people, as heavy rains hit the southern US state of Texas.