The two Wisconsin girls were 12 when they allegedly stabbed another girl 19 times to impress the fictional internet character "Slender Man".
Officials in Texas say four children have died from gas poisoning believed to have been caused by a pesticide sprayed under their Amarillo home.
Charlotte police say officers found the body of a woman reported missing two weeks ago and are searching for her killer.
About 300 people have gathered outside the Cuban embassy in Mexico to mourn the death of Fidel Castro.
Tabor City police are investigating the death of a man whose body was recovered this morning from Lake Tabor.
The owner of the Miami Marlins says he is feeling the "deepest sorrow" over the death of Jose Fernandez.
North Carolina correctional officials say they have asked a sheriff's department to investigate the death of an inmate, who may have suffered a drug overdose.
Authorities are investigating after an inmate died following a fight at Bertie Correctional Institution in Windsor in eastern North Carolina.
A diver has been killed by a large shark off the west Australian coast in the country's second fatal attack in less than a week.
Deputies in South Carolina say a skydiver killed after a midair crash fell about 14,000 feet to his death.