At least two people have been killed, following a train derailment, near the city of Philadelphia, in the United States.
Around 20 people have been injured, following the derailment of an Amtrak train, in the US state of Kansas.
At least three people have been killed, and several others injured, following a major pile-up, on a motorway, in the state of Pennsylvania, United States.
A man has been struck, and killed, by an Amtrak train, south of the city of Boston, in the state of Massachusetts.
At least five people have been killed, and dozens injured, when an Amtrak train carrying more than 200 passengers derailed in north Philadelphia.
A Philadelphia man has been arrested for the murder of his co-worker, stabbing the man to death just a day after the victim pulled a prank on his colleague.
A 22-year-old mother has been arrested for murder in Pemberton, New Jersey after dousing her newborn baby with a flammable liquid and set her on fire, killing the infant.
A veteran has left six people, all believed to have familial links to the shooter, dead in three locations near Philadelphia in Pennsylvania.