TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Governor Rick Scott announced that he will host the 2017 Latin American Summit on October 2 in Miami to discuss the important relationship Florida shares with the region.
Kenyan Girls to Fly to Google Headquarters After Inventing App to End FGM Animated chatter spills out from a corner of tech giant Google's Nairobi offices as five Kenyan schoolgirls discuss their upcoming trip to California where they hope to win $15,000 for I-cut, an app to end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).
The five teenagers, aged 15 to 17, are the only Africans selected to take part in this year's international Technovation competition, where girls develop mobile apps to end problems in their communities.
"FGM is a big problem affecting girls worldwide and it is a problem we want to solve," Stacy Owino told the Reuters, while snacking on chocolate on a break from boarding school before flying to the United States on Aug.
'Game of Thrones' Author Teases 2 Possible New Books in 2018Author George R.R. Martin has hinted at the possibility of not one but two new "Game of Thrones" books in 2018, whetting the appetites of fans who have been waiting for the next installment of the epic saga since 2011.
Martin, whose "A Song of Ice and Fire" novels were adapted into HBO's hit medieval fantasy series "Game of Thrones," currently is working on the sixth installment, "Winds of Winter," continuing the story from 2011's "A Dance With Dragons.
Remarks By President Trump at 2017 National Scout Jamboree
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release July 24, 2017
REMARKS BY PRESIDENT TRUMP
AT 2017 NATIONAL SCOUT JAMBOREE
Summit Bechtel National Scout Reserve
Glen Jean, West Virginia
6:32 P.M. EDT
AUDIENCE: USA! USA! USA!
THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, everybody. Thank you very much. (Applause.) I am thrilled to be here. Thrilled.