Two police officers have been shot and killed, after coming under fire when responding to a call, in the US state of California.
At least 13 people have reportedly died from an outbreak of cholera, in Haiti, in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.
At least 877 people are now believed to have killed, in Haiti, after the death toll from Hurricane Matthew rose once more.
At least 572 people are now believed to have been killed by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, as more information is received from remote areas cut off by the hurricane.
At least 339 people are now believed to have been killed in Haiti, after Hurricane Matthew made landfall in the Caribbean.
At least one person has died, and more than 100 others have been injured, following a train derailment and crash, at a station, in the US state of New Jersey.
At least three people, reportedly two school children and a teacher, have been shot in a rural elementary school, in the US state of South Carolina.
At least one firefighter has been killed, following an explosion at a drug lab, in the Bronx region of New York.
At least nine people have been injured, following a shooting, outside a shopping centre, in Houston, in the US state of Texas.
At least five people have been shot and killed, after a gunman opened fire at a shopping centre, in the US state of Washington.