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  • Experts should have witnessed North Korea test site closure: UN chief
    on May 24, 2018 at 2:12 pm

    ​​Welcoming the reported closure of North Korea's nuclear test site, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said, "It is regrettable that international experts were not invited to witness the site closing". […]

  • China closes over 22,000 pornographic websites
    on May 24, 2018 at 1:47 pm

    Over 1.75 million items were deleted in 390 cases, the National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications said in a statement. The campaign has focused on major cases, the office said, adding that more than 50 cases are currently being processed across the country. […]

      • The NFL Panders to Trump
        on May 24, 2018 at 3:25 pm

        Colin Kaepernick is suing the National Football League for colluding against him, and his case keeps improving. One day before the league announced its stupefying plan to suppress the protests against racial injustice, documents and testimony uncovered by Kaepernick's lawsuit revealed that teams consider himThis article originally appeared on The NFL Panders to Trum […]

      • Trump Threatens Use of Nukes While Canceling North Korean Nuke Summit
        on May 24, 2018 at 3:03 pm

        It wasn't so long ago that all seemed strangely rosy between the United States and North Korea. After exchanging threats, President Trump and Kim Jong-un agreed to meet in Singapore to discuss a peace agreement. The former announced he would dismantle a nuclear test site, which Trump called a "very smart and gracious gesture." Three American detainees were returned to the United States.This article originally appeared on Trump Threatens Use of Nukes While Canceling North Korean Nuke Summit […]

      • A viral photo has Jet Li fans worried about his health. ‘Doing great and feeling great!’ he says.
        by Herman Wong on May 24, 2018 at 10:32 am

        The man in the photo looked both familiar and foreign. The media would describe the bespectacled face, crows feet prominently framing the eyes under the glaring sun, as “frail” and “unrecognizable.” One headline wondered: “Is this the same Jet Li we all know?” A picture allegedly showing the famed martial artist has alarmed fans and raised questions about the […]

      • What your favorite authors are reading this summer
        by Nora Krug on May 23, 2018 at 12:00 pm

        It’s a perennial — or, more precisely, a seasonal — question: What should I read this summer? For a little help, we asked some popular authors what they plan to read and why. Meg Wolitzer, author, most recently, of  “The Female Persuasion.” This summer I hope to read a blend of old and new, as I usually […]

      • Spend Your Summer Vacation Watching Live Rocket Launches
        by Stephanie Mlot on May 24, 2018 at 3:00 pm

        It’s T-minus seven days until SpaceX launches another Falcon 9 rocket—and you can be there to see it. Anyone can watch a rocket launch in person; you don’t need to carry a government […] The post Spend Your Summer Vacation Watching Live Rocket Launches appeared first on […]

      • Routers Are Being Hijacked By A Dangerous Stealth Malware
        by Daniel Starkey on May 24, 2018 at 2:00 pm

        New analysis suggests that hundreds of thousands of routers are infected with a malicious bug that could be used by a nation-state to bring down large segments of the internet. Wired has the […] The post Routers Are Being Hijacked By A Dangerous Stealth Malware appeared first on […]

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