The Centre for Disease and Control expects to see more cases of the new illness around the world in coming days.
District Judge Marsha Pechman ruled people who are detained after entering the US to seek protection are entitled to bond hearings. Attorney General William Barr's policy for indefinite detention was due to take effect on July 15.
Microsoft President Brad Smith announced the company was pledging $500 million to address homelessness and develop affordable housing in the region.
Hundreds of rival protesters in Seattle were separated on Saturday afternoon by metal barriers and police officers.
Starbucks Corp Chief Executive Kevin Johnson hopes to meet with the two black men arrested at one of Starbucks' Philadelphia cafes last week to apologise for the incident, which has sparked accusations of racial profiling at the coffee chain.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announced on Thursday that Moscow has decided to close the US consulate in Saint Petersburg and expel “the same number of diplomats," over the spy poisoning affair.
"Earthquake swarms" follow magnitude-3.9 quake around Mount St Helens in Washington state, officials say.
The derailment occurred on the first day Amtrak train began using the new inland route between the Washington cities of Tacoma and Olympia, part of a $181 million project to cut travel time.
The train was carrying 83 people and crashed on its first run. Investigators say the train was traveling at 130 kmh in a 50 kmh zone when it derailed. At least three people died, but that number could go up as several people were seriously injured.
Toronto FC lift the MLS Cup and become the first Canadian champion in league history.
Homelessness is not new on the West Coast. But interviews with local officials and those who serve the homeless in California, Oregon and Washington confirm it's getting worse.
Opponents say that both Trump's first ban and the later revised ban discriminate against Muslims.
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