St. Louis County promotes Mary Barton to police chief

St. Louis County names its first female Police Chief in the following news release. ………………………………….. Since Chief Jon Belmar announced his retirement on February 10, 2020, the Board of Police Commissioners has solicited public input to inspire the process of selecting the future Chief of Police for the St. Louis County Police Department. Three “Listening…

US officials: Foreign disinformation stoking virus fears

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is alleging that a foreign disinformation campaign is underway aiming to stoke fear amid the coronavirus pandemic. Three U.S. officials said Monday that federal officials began confronting what they said was a deliberate effort by a foreign entity to sow fear of a nationwide quarantine. Agencies took coordinated action…