I'm in Newtown, Connecticut where there will be a minute's silence for the victims of the Sandy Hook shooting shortly.
Silence will be held across the United States, in the White House and on many websites.
Many here are wearing green ribbons, in remembrance of the victims. A ribbon is now on the Google homepage as well.
In 20 minutes time churches have been asked to ring their bells 26 times. Once for each victim killed exactly a week ago.
More top news
The attempted kidnap of an RAF serviceman took place near RAF Marham, in Norfolk, on Wednesday.
Footballer Marc Crosas faces an investigation after pictures emerged of him appearing to have speared an endangered baby shark
Adele surprised a fan with an accidental kiss on the lips when as she said hello at a show in Vancouver, Canada.