Five people died late Sunday in a firefight at a Seattle apartment complex, including one man shot by police, authorities said.
When officers arrived, they could still hear gunfire, said police spokeswoman Cathy Schrock.
A week of critical diplomacy is set to begin in Washington, Beijing and Pyongyang. But the sides are so far apart, at least in public declarations, it is impossible to predict where any diplomatic efforts will lead.
Residents of West, Texas gathered this morning for church services just days after the deadly fertilizer plant explosion.
Members of St. Mary's of the Assumption Catholic Church attended mass at 8:30 a.m.