Lawrence Public Library receives $2.6M to help fund new library building

Posted September 08, 2018 12:07:52Lawrence Public Libraries is receiving a $2 million grant to upgrade the library’s collection and improve the overall customer experience.The grant will be used to fund the construction of a new collection building, new digital signage and other technology enhancements, as well as other library initiatives.Lawrence Library President and CEO Jeff Cooper said the new library […]

U.S. court denies Texas request to shut down federal-funded jail, citing threats to security

The U.N. Security Council is taking no chances on a possible diplomatic standoff between the United States and China over the detention of a prominent American citizen accused of spying for the Chinese government.U.S.-China relations have been strained since Trump took office and Beijing has warned the U.s. to be “extremely careful” in its dealings with Washington.China says the U […]