At least two people are dead, after a man stabbed four people in twin attacks, before being shot dead by police, in the US state of Massachusetts.
A pilot has fallen ill, and died, on an American Airlines flight, travelling between Phoenix and Boston, in the United States.
At least 14 people, including six US servicemen, have been killed, after a US military plane crashed, in Afghanistan.
A man has been struck, and killed, by an Amtrak train, south of the city of Boston, in the state of Massachusetts.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving brother that perpetrated the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings that killed three people and injured 264 others, has been sentenced to death by a US jury.
A man was reportedly in custody following the discovery of human remains in a bag, found near the Cambridge campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
An estimated $4 million worth of gold was stolen from a truck by armed robbers in North Carolina, as the truck traveled from Florida to Massachusetts along Interstate 95.
An 18-year-old Massachusetts girl has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after authorities claim she encouraged her friend to kill himself last year.