By GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press
March 31, 2015 11:40 a.m.
SEATTLE — The father of a Washington high school student who killed four classmates last fall has been arrested on a federal charge that he was barred from possessing the gun his son used in the shooting.
OLYMPIA — A bill by Democratic leaders of the Washington House of Representatives to fund the state budget with a new capital gains tax and other revenue measures has received its first public hearing.
By JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press
March 31, 2015 6 a.m.
SALEM, Ore. — Ski areas are asking the Oregon Legislature for enhanced protection from lawsuits after the state Supreme Court invalidated the broad liability waivers often printed on the back of lift tickets.
PORTLAND — Oregon Zoo officials in Portland say they have euthanized a 31-year-old elephant known for an apparent enthusiasm for painting. Officials decided Rama was in too much pain from an old leg injury.