Tag Archives: Governor

20Oct/17

Can AI use Japan bank chief’s face to predict the future?

Artificial intelligence researchers in Japan say they’ve found a way to predict major policy shifts from the country’s central bank by analyzing split-second changes in the facial expression of its governor, Haruhiko Kuroda. Julian Satterthwaite reports. Continue reading

01Oct/15

Hillary Clinton on Oregon shooting: need the political will for sensible gun control laws

U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton, responding to a mass shooting at a college in Oregon, says the political will must be found to craft sensible gun control laws.
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30Sep/15

Oklahoma governor halts execution of death row inmate

Oklahoma governor Mary Fallin issues 37-day stay of execution for death row inmate Richard Glossip, delaying his execution for more than a month.

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31Aug/15

Republican presidential hopefuls Trump, Cruz and Bush appear on a talk show hosted by Sarah Palin

Donald Trump talks about his showdown with a Univision reporter, Ted Cruz lashes out at Planned Parenthood and the Obama administration’s Iran policy and Jeb Bush chides Hillary Clinton over emails as all three Republican presidential hopefuls appear on a talk show hosted by Sarah Palin.

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24Jun/15

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal joins presidential race

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announces on his website and on twitter, “I’m running for President of the United States of America” — making him the the first person of Indian-American heritage to run for the White House.

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08Jun/15

New York Governor Cuomo tours prison after inmates escape

Residents in the area around an upstate New York prison are on high alert after two prisoners escape, and the governor of the state, Andrew Cuomo, tours the jail after the breakout.
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26May/15

Heavy rain causes deadly flooding in Texas

Texas governor says flooding that has killed at least three people is the worst he has ever seen.

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29Apr/15

Peace Be Still

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06Apr/15

Jeb Bush marked “Hispanic” on Fla. voter registration form – NYT

Likely Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush, who was popular among Spanish-speaking voters while Florida governor, marked himself as ‘Hispanic’ on a 2009 voter registration application, The New York Times reports.

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01Apr/15

California governor orders 25 pct reduction in water usage statewide

California Governor Jerry Brown, acting in the face of a devastating, multiyear drought, orders first statewide mandatory water restrictions.
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