MORNING BRIEF: hot gondolas, Idaho's silicon valley, robber in the bushes

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Around here

Robber found in bushes (KHQ)

Our gondola got hot so we shut it down (KREM) 

Sandpoint: the next Silicon Valley? (Daily Bee)

Elsewhere

Ron Paul, acts of God, threaten GOP convention (NYT) 

Taliban kill 17 in Afghanistan in series of attacks (WashPo) 

The tale behind the indomitable Venus & Serena Williams (NYT) 

Something's Gotta Give