Amazon to open cashier-less stores in Chicago, San Francisco

NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon, which opened a cashier-less store in Seattle this year, plans more locations in Chicago and San Francisco.The company confirmed Monday that Amazon Go stores would open in the two cities, but didn't say when. The store openings were first reported by the San Francisco Chronicle and The Seattle Times .

AP Source: Seattle group formally files for NHL expansion

SEATTLE (AP) - A person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press the group looking to bring professional hockey to the city of Seattle has formally filed its expansion application with the National Hockey League.The person spoke to the AP on Tuesday on the condition of anonymity because the league was not commenting on the situation. Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan also tweeted that Oak View Group had submitted the filing with the NHL.

Bill expanding open meeting law clears Idaho House

BOISE, Idaho (AP) ��� A measure expanding Idaho's open meeting laws has won unanimous support from House lawmakers.The proposal is one of the rare bills introduced this legislative session that increases the state's laws protecting the public's right to an open and transparent government. However, there have been several attempts introduced by lawmakers to limit public access, though they have not advanced far in the Statehouse.

Bill to expand Idaho's open meeting laws

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho House panel has introduced a measure to expand the state's open meeting laws.Rep. Tom Loertscher, a Republican from Iona, told the House Ways and Means Committee on Friday that councils, boards and commissions created by executive order should be subjected to the Idaho Open Meeting Law.