An acoustic guitar thought to be have been used by John Lennon to write hits like Love Me Do sells at auction in California for $2.4m (£1.5m).
A mysterious bright light in the sky over Los Angeles sends Californians into panic – only for it to be explained as an offshore missile test.
US and Israel leaders still seeking peace in Middle East
Body camera footage shows the father of a six-year-old killed by police had his hands in the air before officers opened fire, says a lawyer.
Mourners are gathering in the US state of Mississippi for the funeral of six-year-old Jeremy Mardis, shot by police in Louisiana.
IHOP ‘sinkhole’ swallows at least a dozen cars
University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe resigns amid criticism of his handling of racial issues.