At least 103 people have been injured, none reportedly life-threatening, following the derailment of a passenger train in New York City, in the United States.
At least thirteen people have been killed, following a wave of violence between feuding rival drug gangs in Mexico.
At least 60 people have been wounded, with some possibly killed, following an explosion at a fireworks market in Mexico.
A three-year-old boy has died, after being shot by a driver, in a suspected road rage shooting, in the US state of Arkansas.
At least nine people have been killed, and others are missing, following a fire during a club night, in the US state of California.
At least seven people have been killed, and more than four dozen injured, following wildfires, in the US state of Tennessee.
At least nine people have been injured, and the suspect killed, following an attack at Ohio State University in the United States.
At least one person has been killed, and a further nine were injured, following a shooting, in New Orleans, in the US state of Louisiana.
Fidel Castro, former president of Cuba, and one of the world’s longest-serving leaders, has passed away at the age of 90.
At least four people have died, following the collapse of a municipal bridge, which was undergoing repairs, in Cuba.