Human remains found in rural Virginia are those of British-born missing student Hannah Graham, US police have confirmed.
Thousands of volunteers had searched for the University of Virginia student, who lived in Fairfax in the state, since her disappearance in September.
Her remains were found last weekend on an abandoned property near the university campus in Charlottesville.
Local man Jesse Matthew Jr., 32, has been charged in her disappearance.
An attack which saw a man armed with an hatchet charge at a group of police officers, "was a terror attack," Police Commissioner Bill Bratton has told NBC News.
Two police officers who were hurt during the incident remain in the hospital.
The body of Canadian soldier Corporal Nathan Cirillo has been taken from an Ottawa funeral home to his hometown of Hamilton.
Cirillo was murdered on Wednesday as he stood guard at the Canadian National War Memorial in Ottawa.
Hamilton police and members of Cirillo's regiment, the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, joined his family to accompany his casket home.
Three victims are in critical condition after a shooting at a US high school near Seattle, hospital officials have confirmed to the Press Association.
Local police have confirmed that two people have died after a shooting incident at a US high school.
Police earlier confirmed the gunman had been killed.
We are now confirming two deceased.
There was just one shooter involved in the Marysville-Pilchuck High School incident, police in Washington state have confirmed.
The gunman was a student at the school and is the only fatality known about at the moment.
The buildings in the school are still being cleared by officers.
The FBI have sent personnel to local officers after a shooting at a high school, in Washington state.
FBI Seattle sending personnel to offer assistance to local partners after school shooting in Marysville, Washington
Armed response teams have been seen running towards the locked-down Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the US state of Washington following reports of a shooting in the cafeteria.
Students evacuated from the school were seen boarding buses surrounded by police cars.
A student who is believed to have opened fire at Marysville-Pilchuck High School is dead, reports the Seattle Times.
Two people have been airlifted to hospital from a high school which is currently in lockdown, according to local television stations, the Associated Press is reporting.