Fresh violence in riot-hit US town, new autopsy ordered

The trooper put in charge of tamping swirling racial tensions in this St Louis suburb vowed Sunday to stay "as long as it takes," after one person was shot and seven arrested in fresh violence.

International community condemns Boston blasts

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Monday said the bombing "is all the more appalling for taking place at an event renowned for bringing people together from around the world in a spirit of sportsmanship and harmony".

Boston bombings become part of violent US April

The Boston Marathon bombings in the historic city that saw several key events of the American Revolution, such as the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party, become part of violent April in US history.

Gunman killed in Ohio after shooting 8: US Police

US Police did not have a motive and did not release the names or ages of the gunman or the victims.