Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Galloway to conduct closeout audits of the offices of the Governor & Lieutenant Governor

Reviews will examine policies, procedures and financial activity to assist in transition JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway yesterday announced that due to the resignation of Eric Greitens, her office will conduct audits of the governor and lieutenant governor.  The State Auditor’s Office performs closeout audits of statewide offices to assist in … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Galloway to conduct closeout audits of the offices of the Governor & Lieutenant Governor

WASHINGTON | The Latest: South Korea hails news of revived US-NK summit

WASHINGTON — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 9 p.m. South Korea’s presidential office is welcoming President Donald Trump’s decision to revive his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un over the future of Pyongyang’s nuclear program. Blue House spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom says in a statement released Saturday … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: South Korea hails news of revived US-NK summit

Missouri Political News: Missouri Senator Denny Hoskins Supports Mike Parson as Missouri’s New Governor

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — “Today marks a new beginning for the Show-Me State.  After a very successful legislative session, we have set the bar high for supporting Missouri businesses and attracting more jobs to our great state.  Only by working together can the legislative and executive branch build a better future for Missouri. “The last … Continue reading Missouri Political News: Missouri Senator Denny Hoskins Supports Mike Parson as Missouri’s New Governor

BILLINGS, Mont | Yellowstone boss to retire after Trump agency proposed move

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park’s superintendent said Friday that he plans to retire next year from a job he called “the best in the National Park Service” and dismissed speculation that the Trump administration pushed him out for political reasons. Superintendent Dan Wenk told The Associated Press that he decided last fall he … Continue reading BILLINGS, Mont | Yellowstone boss to retire after Trump agency proposed move

SAN FRANCISCO | Reports: Google won’t renew Pentagon contract to use AI

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google won’t renew a contract with the Pentagon that provides the company’s artificially intelligent algorithms to interpret video images and improve the targeting of drone strikes. That’s according to reports in Gizmodo, Buzzfeed, and The New York Times Friday. The reports said Google Cloud business head Diane Greene told employees of … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Reports: Google won’t renew Pentagon contract to use AI

DUBLIN, Ohio | Chilean teenager shares lead at Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Joaquin Niemann made an 8-foot birdie putt on his final hole to share the lead with Kyle Stanley in the Memorial. Tiger Woods hit the ball well enough to be up there with them at Muirfield Village, except for missing five putts inside 7 feet. Niemann is a 19-year-old from Chile … Continue reading DUBLIN, Ohio | Chilean teenager shares lead at Memorial

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | APNewsBreak: DraftKings, Resorts Casino join on sports bets

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — One of the nation’s largest daily fantasy sports companies is teaming up with an Atlantic City casino in the latest deal seeking to capitalize on the emerging legal sports betting market. DraftKings and Resorts Casino told The Associated Press they signed a deal Friday to offer sports betting in New … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. | APNewsBreak: DraftKings, Resorts Casino join on sports bets

NEW YORK | Rival UN Security Council proposals on Gaza both fail

NEW YORK (AP) — Competing U.N. Security Council proposals to respond to the escalation of violence in Gaza both failed Friday, starkly baring divisions that have paralyzed the U.N.’s most powerful body. After months of urgent council discussions about the violence, the U.S. vetoed an Arab-backed resolution that sought to explore ways to ensure “international … Continue reading NEW YORK | Rival UN Security Council proposals on Gaza both fail