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October 18, 2019 - 5:55 pm
By ROBERT BURNS AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Frayed U.S. relations with Turkey over its incursion in Syria raise a sensitive question rarely discussed in public: Should the United States remove the nuclear bombs it has long stored at a Turkish air base? It's a tricky matter for...
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Jeff Katz
October 14, 2019 - 12:01 pm
SpongeBob Squarepants is not only a silly children's cartoon, it is now a cesspool of cultural appropration, according to one college professor. Professor Holly Barker of the University of Washington wrote an article for the academic journal The Contemporary Pacific entitled, " Unsettling SpongeBob...
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September 09, 2019 - 5:35 pm
By HYUNG-JIN KIM Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Monday it is willing to resume nuclear diplomacy with the United States in late September but that Washington must come to the negotiating table with acceptable new proposals. If the proposals don't satisfy North Korea,...
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August 21, 2019 - 1:38 pm
HELSINKI (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms treaty has raised new threats to Russia and will warrant a response. The Pentagon said it tested a modified ground-launched version of a Navy Tomahawk cruise missile, which...
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August 20, 2019 - 2:18 pm
By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has resumed sharing data from radiation monitoring stations in Siberia after some were taken offline following a deadly explosion at a missile range, an nuclear weapons watchdog said Tuesday, while an American expert said the fact that...
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August 09, 2019 - 12:33 pm
By MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — The utility company operating Fukushima's tsunami-devastated nuclear power plant said Friday it will run out of space to store massive amounts of contaminated water in three years, adding pressure on the government and the public to reach a consensus...
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August 05, 2019 - 5:26 pm
By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that Russia would only deploy new intermediate-range missiles if the United States does and called for urgent arms control talks to prevent a chaotic arms race following the demise of a key nuclear...
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June 13, 2018 - 1:39 pm
By ANNE FLAHERTY and JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared on Wednesday there was "no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea," a dubious claim following his summit with leader Kim Jong Un that produced no guarantees on how or when Pyongyang would...
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May 23, 2018 - 12:44 pm
By MATTHEW LEE, AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday he was "very hopeful" that the U.S.-North Korean nuclear summit would take place as planned next month, although he laid the meeting's fate squarely on Kim Jong Un. The decision about whether the...
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May 21, 2018 - 2:35 pm
By JOSH LEDERMAN and MATTHEW LEE , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday demanded that Iran make wholesale changes in its military and regional policies or face "the strongest sanctions in history," as it sought to turn up heat on Tehran after President Donald Trump'...
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