A tourist has been critically injured, following a small explosion in New York’s Central Park, believed to have been caused by a firework or similar device.
A gunman has been killed, after he shot a state trooper, at a Greyhound bus station, in the US state of Virginia.
A US policewoman has been shot dead, on her first shift, in the state of Virginia.
At least 17 people have died, in various states, following a severe blizzard, that hit the United States’ East Coast.
Two journalists have been shot dead, during a live tv interview, in the state of Virginia, United States.
Two US Navy SEALs have died in a training accident at a pool at a navy facility in Virginia, a navy spokesperson has said.
An 18-year-old shoplifting suspect, who it was not immediately clear if they armed, has been fatally shot by a police officer in Virginia.
A prisoner, armed with a firearm stolen from a private security guard, has broken free from a hospital in Fairfax County, northern Virginia – near the Washington area.
One woman has died and a further 84 people have required medical attention after one of Washington’s busiest metro stations filled with smoke.