Thursday, May 15, 2014

MORNING BRIEFING: Body from the river identified, football star indicted and Casey Kasem found, safe and sound

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The iconic Hitching Post in Coeur d’Alene won't perform any same-sex marriages even if it means violating the city's anti-discrimination ordinance. (S-R)

A small plane crashed in Hayden, Idaho yesterday afternoon, but luckily, both passengers survived without any major injuries. (KXLY)

The body pulled from the Spokane River on Monday has been identified as 51-year-old Michael Lloyd McCann. Investigators haven't determined yet how he died. (KREM)

Doug Clark will "roast" Mayor David Condon tonight at the Bing Crosby Theater. (S-R)


GM is recalling nearly 3 million vehicles to fix five different safety problems. (USA Today)

Radio legend Casey Kasem, who days before had been reported missing by his daughters, was found alive and well in Port Orchard, Wash. (KOMO)

Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez has been charged with the 2012 murder of two men outside a Boston nightclub. (CNN)

Nine wildfires are burning across San Diego, forcing tens of thousands to evacuate. (CS Monitor)


Jill Abramson was abruptly fired as executive editor of the New York Times. She was the first woman to lead the masthead at the Times. (Slate)

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