The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo72° Clear

Friday

Hi103° Hot

Friday Night

Lo68° Clear

Saturday

Hi100° Hot

Saturday Night

Lo72° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi100° Hot

Sunday Night

Lo72° Mostly Clear

Monday

Hi99° Hot

Monday Night

Lo71° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi99° Hot

Prime minister quits over supermarket tragedy

Send to Kindle
Print This

RIGA, Latvia — Latvia’s prime minister resigned today in the wake of last week’s supermarket collapse that killed 54 people and provoked outrage among the Baltic country’s citizens.

Valdis Dombrovskis’ unexpected announcement, which automatically triggers the fall of the entire center-right government, followed his meeting with President Andris Berzins.

View my options or Sign in