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  • Exposed handlebar grip kills 6-year-old Pullman boy in bicycle crash

    Exposed handlebar grip kills 6-year-old Pullman boy in bicycle crash

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:13:21 GMT

    PULLMAN, Wash. - Six-year-old Denny Curran should be enjoying his last few days of summer before first grade. He should be teasing his brother, splashing in the pool, giving his parents a hard time about vegetables. Instead, Denny is dead, the victim of a horrific, freak bicycle accident that could happen to your child too. "Denny was an extraordinary child," his father Keith Curran told KHQ.

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    PULLMAN, Wash. - Six-year-old Denny Curran should be enjoying his last few days of summer before first grade. He should be teasing his brother, splashing in the pool, giving his parents a hard time about vegetables. Instead, Denny is dead, the victim of a horrific, freak bicycle accident that could happen to your child too. "Denny was an extraordinary child," his father Keith Curran told KHQ.

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  • Police say possible bad batch of drugs hits Spokane

    Police say possible bad batch of drugs hits Spokane

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:25:12 GMT

    Spokane, Wash. It's been 24 hours of chaos for Spokane's police and fire departments. They have been running from call to call with reports of people walking in the middle of the street yelling at random people or at objects that don't exist. What Caused it? The Spokane Regional Health District is still struggling to find out "What we are hearing is that these individuals are demonstrating almost what would be what looks like a stimulant psychosis,"  said Doctor Bob...

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    Spokane, Wash. It's been 24 hours of chaos for Spokane's police and fire departments. They have been running from call to call with reports of people walking in the middle of the street yelling at random people or at objects that don't exist. What Caused it? The Spokane Regional Health District is still struggling to find out "What we are hearing is that these individuals are demonstrating almost what would be what looks like a stimulant psychosis,"  said Doctor Bob...

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  • SPD Reserve Officers set up bike sting that yields three arrests on drug and theft charges

    SPD Reserve Officers set up bike sting that yields three arrests on drug and theft charges

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:18:26 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Police Department set up a bike sting in the Mission and Hamilton area on Wednesday in an effort to reduce property crime numbers and ended up making three arrests. 

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    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Police Department set up a bike sting in the Mission and Hamilton area on Wednesday in an effort to reduce property crime numbers and ended up making three arrests.  The area has seen numerous calls for thefts, burglaries, drug calls and assaults recently, according to the Spokane Police Department and the sting operation was put together by SPD Reserve Officers wanting to do their part to curb crime in the community. 

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  • More Local News

    • Mayor proclaims Friday Coeur d'Alene Little League Day

      COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - As you may have heard, Coeur d'Alene Little League is kind of a big deal. They made history over weekend by becoming the first Little League team from North Idaho to make it to the Little League World Series, and they're playing their fist game in Williamsport on Friday. Ahead of their big game against the Great Lake Regional champions from Michigan, Coeur d'Alene Mayor Steve Widmyer has declared August 17 Coeur d'Alene Little League Day.

    • Spokane man dead after rollover crash in Oregon

      Nez Perce traffic stop leads to arrest, nets drugs and guns

      NEZ PERCE COUNTY, Idaho - The Quad Cities Drug Task Force conducted a narcotics investigation which resulted in one arrest and the seizure of 1.5 lbs of heroin, 2.1 lbs of methamphetamine, six semiautomatic rifles, two shotguns, eights handguns and two bulletproof vests. All of the recovered weapons were loaded.

    • Adams County deputies recover body from irrigation canal

      ADAMS COUNTY, Wash. - Adams County deputies were called to the area of Highway 26 west of Highway 17 for a report of a dead body found in an irrigation canal. Deputies were called to the scene around 8 a.m. to investigate. The Adams County Sheriff's Office say they recovered the body from the canal, and say the body is a man, but did not release additional details.

    • FDA approves first generic competitor to the EpiPen

      NEW YORK - Important news for anyone with life-threatening allergies as the Food and Drug Administration has approved the first generic competitor to the EpiPen. The Epinephrine auto-injector is used in an emergency when a person has a severe allergic reaction to things like food or insect stings. Mylan, the company that sells the EpiPen, drew intense criticism a few years ago when it increased the price of an EpiPen twin-pack to $600.

    • Athletic Director Rob Spear fired by University of Idaho

      The University of Idaho has fired Athletic Director Rob Spear.  Spear had been placed on administrative leave since April following the University's botched handling of a woman's sexual assault complaint against a football player.  "The Board moved to terminate for convenience, pursuant to Doctor Spears' employment agreement with the University," Communications Chief Mike Keckler told KHQ.

    • 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

      DETROIT - Aretha Franklin, the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think" and her signature song, "Respect," died Thursday at age 76, said her representative, Gwendolyn Quinn.  The cause was advanced pancreatic cancer. 

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  • Washington cardinal entangled in two sex-abuse scandals

    Washington cardinal entangled in two sex-abuse scandals

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:30:59 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:23:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Archbishop Donald Wuerl talks with the media after Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle in Washington. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accus...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Archbishop Donald Wuerl talks with the media after Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Matthew the Apostle in Washington. On Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury accus...
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church he has...>>
    Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church he has served with distinction since 1966.>>
  • Bodies of pregnant Colorado woman, 2 daughters likely found

    Bodies of pregnant Colorado woman, 2 daughters likely found

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:22:57 GMT
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.>>
    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.>>
  • Queen of Soul also leaves a powerful civil rights legacy

    Queen of Soul also leaves a powerful civil rights legacy

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:55 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:55:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:22:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Wells, File). This March 26, 1972 file photo shows the Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic in New York as Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH, from second left, Aretha Franklin and Louis Stokes. Frankli...(AP Photo/Jim Wells, File). This March 26, 1972 file photo shows the Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic in New York as Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH, from second left, Aretha Franklin and Louis Stokes. Frankli...
    Queen of Soul gave black Americans "Respect" as a staunch supporter of civil rights.>>
    Queen of Soul gave black Americans "Respect" as a staunch supporter of civil rights.>>
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  • Turkish finance chief tries to reassure investors on crisis

    Turkish finance chief tries to reassure investors on crisis

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:30:03 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:22:12 GMT
    The Turkish lira has rebound from record losses a day after Qatar pledged US$15 billion in investments to help Turkey's economy.>>
    The Turkish lira has rebound from record losses a day after Qatar pledged US$15 billion in investments to help Turkey's economy.>>
  • Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

    Italy lowers confirmed death toll to 38 in Genoa collapse

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:25:02 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:21 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:21:58 GMT
    The Atlantia holding company that controls Italy's main highway operator says that government pledges to revoke the concession were made without citing specific failures and before cause of deadly bridge collapse...>>
    The Atlantia holding company that controls Italy's main highway operator says that government pledges to revoke the concession were made without citing specific failures and before cause of deadly bridge collapse has been determined.>>
  • Moscow bristles at US sanctions on Russian company

    Moscow bristles at US sanctions on Russian company

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:01 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:01:14 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:08 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:08:52 GMT
    Russia warned that the latest U.S. sanctions against a Russian company accused by Washington of breaching international restrictions on North Korea could undermine denuclearization talks with Pyongyang.>>
    Russia warned that the latest U.S. sanctions against a Russian company accused by Washington of breaching international restrictions on North Korea could undermine denuclearization talks with Pyongyang.>>