Devastating floods have hit southern and central parts of the United States, killing three people and forcing thousands to leave their homes.
Fighter jets escort a New York-bound Air France airliner, one of several commercial planes flying to the US subjected to threats.
A British man who attracted global support after “fat-shaming” images of him were posted online attends a party in his honour in Los Angeles.
Three people have died and several others are missing after severe flooding in the southern US states of Texas and Oklahoma.
US police say they have made multiple arrests in protests in Cleveland after an officer was cleared over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black couple.
A US police officer who climbed onto the hood of a car and fired repeatedly at its unarmed occupants has been acquitted of manslaughter charges.
Can California learn to live with drought?
Republican activists give non-politician Ben Carson a boost after listening to Republican presidential hopefuls for three days.