A powerful earthquake struck Nepal, killing nearly 1,400 people across a swath of four countries. It was the worst tremor to hit the poor South Asian nation in over 80 years.
Thousands of teachers and their supporters crowded the steps of the Washington state Capitol's legislative building for a rally Saturday morning to call for teacher pay raises, smaller class sizes and less standardized testing.
A Pierce County Superior Court judge will consider if a citizen petition to recall State Auditor Troy Kelley passes legal muster.
Starbucks was back in business Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before.