CDA Police shoot and kill man, scientists say the Loch Ness Monster could be an eel, and other headlines


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Police kill Idaho man
Police officers in Coeur d'Alene shot and killed a 29-year-old man named Fares J. Al Samno yesterday after they say he was acting aggressively with a knife. (KXLY)

Widow sues evangelical college
The widow of a man who died in a plane crash is suing Moody Bible Institute, blaming the college for not maintaining the plane before it crashed. (Spokesman-Review)

Surviving for TV
A North Idaho native spent 77 days living near a lake in Canada for a reality TV show called Alone. He won $500,000. (Spokesman-Review)

Nessie is an eel?
Scientists, ruining your fun, say that the Loch Ness Monster may actually just be a giant eel. (BBC)

Dorian threatening homes
Hurricane Dorian weakened to a Category 2 storm again, and it's expected to move through the South Carolina this morning. (CBS)

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Wilson Criscione

Wilson Criscione, born and raised in Spokane, is an Inlander staff writer covering education and social services in the Inland Northwest.