MORNING BRIEFING: Police settlement, Idaho guns and beer drones




Spokane City Council approves $190,000 settlement with former Assistant Police Chief Scott Stephens. (S-R)

Victim identified and arrest warrant issued in North Spokane fatal shooting. (KHQ)

Idaho governor hopes to draw new firearm and ammunition manufacturing to the state. (S-R)

Boeing offers assistance with investigation into deadly KC-135 tanker crash in Kyrgyzstan. (KXLY)


Seattle police announce more permissive background check requirements, weighing "whole picture" in hopes of improving diversity of force. (Seattle Times)

Montana judge sets $500,000 bail in case against 10-year-old suspect. (Missioulian)


Three women, missing nearly a decade, suddenly resurface at home in Cleveland. (Plain Dealer)

NJ Gov. Chris Christie reveals secret weight-loss surgery. (NY Times)

South African music festivals hopes to have hovering drones parachute beer to audience members this summer. (Mashable)

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