IN A report that almost seems unnecessary, the World Economic Forum reported in September that machines will overtake humans in terms of performing more tasks in the workplace by 2025 -- to the tune of up to almost 75 million jobs being displaced.
THIRTY-SEVEN states that want to expand broadband internet coverage have launched a campaign to expose fraudulent cellphone maps showing overly optimistic coverage areas. At stake are billions of dollars in federal grants for internet infrastructure.
IT'S NOT uncommon that the two largest cities in the region -- Quincy and Hannibal --share circumstances, but it is unique that both cities are looking for new administrators simultaneously.
NEW and returning legislators in Illinois and Missouri took their oaths of office this week. As different as the two states appear to be, there are a lot of similar issues facing the lawmakers.