Nuclear Weapons

China and North Korea strengthen ties as Trump's talks stall with both

China and North Korea strengthen ties as Trump's talks stall with both

3 hours ago   |   Think Progress

When Chinese and North Korean leaders - two of President Donald Trump's key challengers - meet this week, the message to Trump will be clear: China is pivotal in any future...
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From Pariah to Pawn

From Pariah to Pawn

4 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

Trump helped make Kim Jong Un a global statesman. Now China is using him to antagonize the United States.
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Scaling back nuclear deal commitments was ‘minimal response' after US left it - Iran

Scaling back nuclear deal commitments was ‘minimal response' after US left it - Iran

6 hours ago   |   RT

The boosting of uranium production by Iran was the least that could be done in response to the US leaving the Iran nuclear deal, and the 60-day deadline for EU to negotiate the...
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HBO's ‘Chernobyl' is getting mixed reviews from those who should know - the nuclear disaster's survivors

9 hours ago   |   National Post

CHERNOBYL - Critics and viewers on both sides of the Atlantic have lined up to acclaim 'Chernobyl', a dramatization of events surrounding the world's worst nuclear accident...
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Iran's President Rouhani says scaling back nuclear commitments is a 'minimum' measure

11 hours ago   |   Reuters

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday pulling out of some commitments under the nuclear deal was a "minimum" measure that Tehran could adopt a year after the United...
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Florida Man Gives Visitor Cigarettes, Alcohol, Gets Smashed on Head With Hammer, Police Say

12 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Corey Michael Smith, 23, of Jacksonville, was detained after hitting another male, Devan Scott, on the head with the weapon, in what police were told was an unprovoked attack.
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The veritas hurts: Kyle Kashuv wasn't owed a spot at Harvard

13 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A young man who two years ago wrote racist and anti-Semitic words isn't going to the nation's oldest college after all. This is fine. While we don't want a world in which...
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Xi Jinping Says Pyongyang Is Moving in the ‘Right Direction' Ahead of His Visit to North Korea

13 hours ago   |   Time

SEOUL, South Korea - Chinese President Xi Jinping praised North Korea for moving in the “right direction” by politically resolving issues on the Korean Peninsula in an essay...
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Getting Out of the Gulf

21 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

In January 1980, U.S. President Jimmy Carter used his State of the Union address to announce that in order to protect “the free movement of Middle East oil,” the United States...
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A Maryland millionaire was so afraid of a North Korean nuclear attack that he hired a worker to dig a bunker underneath his home. It ended in the man's fiery death

A Maryland millionaire was so afraid of a North Korean nuclear attack that he hired a worker to dig a bunker underneath his home. It ended in the man's fiery death

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A Maryland millionaire was sentenced on Monday to nine years in prison in the death of a worker he hired to dig out a nuclear bunker. Daniel Beckwitt, 28, was convicted in...
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Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators before flying 737 Max jets

Sullenberger, a U.S. Airways pilot in 2009 when he safely landed an Airbus jet on New York's Hudson River after bird strikes knocked out the engines, said all 737 Max pilots... Read more ...

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday said states can set their own carbon emissions standards for coal-fired power plants - a rule that the agency itself says could... Read more ...

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors in the Nxivm trial have reached a verdict Wednesday. The panel of four women and eight men sent a note during their lunch break saying they reached a unanimous decision... Read more ...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional interview

White House attorneys are objecting to all questions related to the White House, Democrats say, all the way down to where Hicks sat in the West Wing. Read more ...

'Hot weather means hot pavement!': Experts warn owners after dog's pads burn...

'Hot weather means hot pavement!': Experts warn owners after dog's pads burn off during walk

"Olaf walked over a mile on the Fish Trap Trail before his owner realized his pads were burned, and even then he wasn't whining or limping!" Read more ...

FBI assisting Dominican government in investigation of tourist deaths

FBI assisting Dominican government in investigation of tourist deaths

Officials in the Dominican Republic or the U.S. have not said the deaths are connected. Read more ...

People in water at Myrtle Beach unaware of sharks lurking inches away

People in water at Myrtle Beach unaware of sharks lurking inches away

Terrifying photos show sharks just inches away from people standing in the water. Read more ...

Trump campaign raises $24.8M in less than 24 hours

Trump campaign raises $24.8M in less than 24 hours

President Donald Trump raised $24.8 million in the less-than 24 hours after kicking off his re-election campaign. Read more ...

Ta-Nehisi Coates ripped into Mitch McConnell during congressional testimony...

Ta-Nehisi Coates ripped into Mitch McConnell during congressional testimony where he made the case for reparations for the descendants of slaves

Influential writer Ta-Nehisi Coates passionately condemned Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell during a Wednesday congressional hearing on reparations for the descendants of... Read more ...

Judge's Order Sets Up Potential New Block Against Census Citizenship Question

Judge's Order Sets Up Potential New Block Against Census Citizenship Question

The Supreme Court is expected to rule soon on the Trump administration's plans for a citizenship question. But an order by a federal judge in Maryland could complicate the... Read more ...