Monday, September 22, 2014

MORNING BRIEFING: iPhones on the black market; it's "Singles Week"; more nude photo leaks

Posted By on Mon, Sep 22, 2014 at 10:12 AM


Over the weekend, Spokane Bishop Blase Cupich was selected as the next archbishop of Chicago. (SR)

An inmate died of a suspected heart attack Saturday while exercising at the Benton County Jail. (KVEW/KXLY)

Coeur d’Alene police are investigating a possible kidnapping. The victim said two males told her to get in their vehicle early Sunday morning, but released her without harm. (CdA Press)

Millennials love public transit. (SR)


The homeless Iraq vet who jumped the fence at the White House this weekend is allegedly suffering from PTSD. (WaPost)

After yesterday's People's Climate March, protesters have started "Flood Wall Street," another non-violent protest in NYC's Financial District. (Huff Post)

In case you were camped out inside all day yesterday, avoiding TV or contact with other humans (nothing wrong with that), the Seahawks won in overtime against the Broncos. (Seattle Times)

Actress Gabrielle Union and her husband have been in touch with the FBI over leaked nude photos shared privately between the couple that were hacked and posted online. (Hollywood Reporter)


Actress and U.N. Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson gave a "game-changing" speech on feminism for the launch of a new campaign that aims to gain support from men and boys to help end inequalities for women around the world. (Vanity Fair)

In China, the new iPhone 6 is selling in the black market for 10 times as much as it costs new in the U.S. (WaPost)

A three-day curfew in Sierra Leone, one of the worst-hit countries by the Ebola outbreak, intended to help prevent the spread of the disease was declared a success. (BBC)

Happy "Unmarried and Singles Week" to the 44 percent of Americans who are currently single. (WaPost)

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Chey Scott

Chey Scott is the Inlander's Arts and Culture Editor and editor of the Inlander's yearly, glossy magazine, the Annual Manual. Chey (pronounced "Shay") is a lifelong resident of the Spokane area and a graduate of Washington State University. She's been on staff at the Inlander since 2012...