US President Donald Trump signed a memo on Wednesday that threatens to cut federal funding to “lawless” cities, including Seattle, Portland, New York and Washington.
A car drove onto a closed freeway in Seattle, US state of Washington, early Saturday and struck two protesters in a crowd protesting against police brutality.
A 16-year-old is dead and a 14-year-old is in critical condition in the latest of a series of shootings inside Seattle self-proclaimed police-free zone.
One person was wounded in what was the second shooting in Seattle’s protest zone in less than 48 hours, police said.
A man died and another person was injured in a shooting early Saturday inside Seattle's autonomous demonstration zone known as Capitol Hill Organized Protest, police said.
A US judge on Friday ordered Seattle police to temporarily stop using tear gas, pepper spray, and flash-bang devices to break up largely peaceful protests.