The US state of South Carolina remains on high alert amid widespread flooding that has cut power to thousands and forced water and road rescues.
Lethal Weapon is to be the latest film to be remade for the small screen, after the Fox network decided to turn it into a TV show.
A teenager survived the Oregon shooting because she was covered in another victim’s body and the attacker believed she was dead, her father says.
US President Barack Obama declares a state of emergency in South Carolina, as rainfall is set to trigger more flooding across the east coast.
Farmers in Michigan uncover a woolly mammoth skeleton in a soybean field.
Medical charity MSF condemns “in the strongest terms” air strikes on its hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz, as the death toll rises to nine.
Nine people have been killed and seven injured in a shooting at a college in the US state of Oregon, say police.
The long-suffering supporters of the Quebec Nordiques now have a stadium – but will they get their ice hockey team back?