A 'lone shooter' has killed and wounded several people at Fort Lauderdale international airport. TV news footage showed passengers appearing to scramble for cover.
A gunman opened fire inside a Baptist church in Texas, killing at least 26 people attending a service, including children. US President Donald Trump has said the shooting is a "mental health problem," not a gun issue.
Police say at least 58 people have been killed in a mass shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas. More than 500 were hurt. Police report the lone 64-year-old suspect killed himself as officers stormed his hotel room.
Hurricane Irma has made landfall for the second time in Florida as a Category 2 storm, pummeling the state from coast-to-coast. Three people have died and power has been cut to some 3 million homes.
The record-breaking storm has plowed through the French Caribbean, killing several people and leaving destruction in its wake. From France to the US, officials have warned that the Category 5 storm may be disastrous.
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