Hofmeister and Statee lead in Oklahoma governor’s race | national policy

By Sean Murphy, Associated Press writer Oklahoma City (AFP) – Republican Governor Kevin Stitt and Democrat Joey Hoffmeister easily won their primaries on Tuesday, both capitalizing on massive fundraising advantages over their opponents in a state where issues such as abortion, firearms and the death penalty are hot. The focus is likely to be in … Read more

Discussing a gun on a side note at hearings regarding the Ovaldi shooting | Health, medicine and fitness

Written by Jim Vertuno and Jack Bleiberg, Associated Press Austin, Texas (AP) – The first public hearings in Texas for consideration Uvald school massacre They focused on a series of fatal law enforcement errors, school building safety and mental health care with little mention of the AR-15 semi-automatic rifle and rifle repair. A day after … Read more

Dog Show 101: What’s in the Westminster Kennel Club | Health, medicine and fitness

By Jennifer Peltz – The Associated Press TARIETOWN, New York (AP) – Thousands of dogs began competing Monday for the award for best in show at the popular Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. To the casual viewer, the annual show of dapper handlers who lead polite dogs around the ring may seem like a somewhat … Read more

Dog Show 101: What’s in the Westminster Kennel Club | Health, medicine and fitness

By Jennifer Peltz – The Associated Press TARIETOWN, New York (AP) – Thousands of dogs began competing Monday for the award for best in show at the popular Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. To the casual viewer, the annual show of dapper handlers who lead polite dogs around the ring may seem like a somewhat … Read more

Federation authorizes Atlantic City casino strike next month | Health, medicine and fitness

Written by Wayne Barry – The Associated Press Atlantic City, NJ (AFP) – Atlantic City casino workers on Wednesday allowed their leaders to call a strike against gambling houses if new contracts were not reached by the beginning of July. Local 54 members of Unite Here have authorized their negotiating committee to call a July … Read more

McMaster, Cunningham win primary; to face in november | Health, medicine and fitness

By Jeffrey Collins – The Associated Press COLOMBIA, South Carolina (AP) – Former United States Representative Joe Cunningham won the Democratic nomination for governor Tuesday, setting up a standoff in November with Republican Governor Henry McMaster, who handily defeated his opponent in the primaries. Cunningham touted the fact that he is the only Democrat in … Read more

Mills and LePage look forward to November in Maine governor’s race | Health, medicine and fitness

By David Sharp – The Associated Press Portland, Maine (AFP) – Paul Lepagethe Republican who dominated his two terms as Governor of Maine offensive letter And the combative leadership, seeking a political return. without oppositionLePage will head to the Republican nomination for governor on Tuesday, as part of a fierce general campaign against incumbent Democratic … Read more

Eyes of Cyprus recover from the loss of Russian and Ukrainian tourists | Health, medicine and fitness

By MENELAOS HADJICOSTIS – Associated Press Kykos Monastery, Cyprus (AP) – Archimandrite Agathonicos bows before a silver-covered icon of the Virgin Mary to pray for an end to the war between “peoples of the same faith” in Ukraine. Until the outbreak of the COVID-19 epidemic, hundreds of Russian and Ukrainian Orthodox believers visiting Cyprus came … Read more

In a blow to Biden, the president of Mexico to skip the Summit of the Americas | Health, medicine and fitness

By Elliot Spagat, Joshua Goodman and Chris Megerian – Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador confirmed Monday he will skip the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, dealing a blow to US efforts to rally governments to work together to tackle soaring immigration in the hemisphere. López Obrador … Read more

In a blow to Biden, the president of Mexico to skip the Summit of the Americas | Health, medicine and fitness

By Elliot Spagat, Joshua Goodman and Chris Megerian – Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador confirmed Monday he will skip the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, dealing a blow to US efforts to rally governments to work together to tackle soaring immigration in the hemisphere. López Obrador … Read more