The United States won its third Women's World Cup title, beating Japan on a record-smashing day. The U.S. team finished the tournament unbeaten, winning all but one game - a scoreless draw against Sweden in the group stage.
The Washington Navy Yard was locked down on Thursday after reports that shots were fired. In September 2013, Aaron Alexis, a Navy veteran, opened fire in an office building at the Navy Yard, killing 12 people and paralyzing the capital.
More than 5,000 residents were evacuated after a freight train carrying a "highly flammable and toxic gas" partly derailed and caught fire early Thursday just outside Knoxville, Tennessee, officials said.