At least five people have been shot and killed, after a gunman opened fire at a shopping centre, in the US state of Washington.
At least three people have been killed, and another injured, following a shooting, in Seattle, in the US state of Washington.
An armed man has been shot and wounded by Secret Service agents, outside the White House, in the US city of Washington.
At least two people, including a prominent gay rights activist employed by the US embassy, have been killed by suspected Islamist militants in Bangladesh.
A police officer has been shot and wounded in the US Capitol complex, in Washington, with the gunman being arrested.
A US policewoman has been shot dead, on her first shift, in the state of Virginia.
Turkish soldiers have reportedly been shot at, from Islamic State-controlled territory, across the border in Syria, while the soldiers were clearing mines at the time.
At least 17 people have died, in various states, following a severe blizzard, that hit the United States’ East Coast.
At least five people, including two US security contractors and a South African trainer, have been shot dead, by a Jordanian officer, at a training centre, near the country’s capital, Amman.
At least 16 people have been killed, following a US airstrike, on a hospital ran by Medecins Sans Frontieres, in Afghanistan.