President Biden’s decision to seek a five-year extension of the New START arms reduction treaty with Russia serves the nation’s security interests because it allows for intrusive inspection of Moscow’s nuclear stockpile, Defense Department officials said Thursday.
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s military kicked off a ground forces drill on Tuesday along the coast of the Gulf of Oman, state TV reported, the latest in a series of snap exercises that the country is holding amid escalating tensions over its nuclear program and Washington’s pressure campaign against Tehran.
…adapt the planet and vulnerable communities to the effects of climate...
THE HAGUE, Netherlands — World leaders are converging — virtually — on the Netherlands Monday for a summit that will seek to galvanize more action and funding to adapt the planet and vulnerable communities to the effects of climate...
…mastered the latest VFX, and even overcame the COVID-19 lockdown.
Tackling his most ambitious movie yet, a meditation on loneliness, connection and redemption, actor-director George Clooney endured a subzero shoot, mastered the latest VFX, and even overcame the COVID-19 lockdown.
This season’s crop of blunt, commanding and steely female protagonists — seen in 'Ammonite,' 'The Forty-Year-Old Version,' 'Nomadland,' 'Pieces of a Woman' and 'Promising Young Woman' — provide strength in numbers.
After five years of research and development, Recompose, the company founded by Seattle resident Katrina Spade that gives people the option of choosing natural organic reduction — otherwise known as human composting — as an alternative to burials and cremation,...
Dr. Rochelle Walensky, 51, an infectious-diseases specialist at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, is expected to become CDC director at a time when the virus's U.S. death toll has eclipsed 400,000 and continues to accelerate.
A team of tobacco industry consultants once outlined a plan to create “explicit procedural hurdles” for the Environmental Protection Agency to clear before it could use science to address the health impacts of smoking.
Artificial intelligence already exists in Las Vegas’ hotel-casinos, and its use across resort operations is likely to expand in coming years. Guests will notice how AI technology can enhance their hotel stays and experiences on the casino floor.
America’s nuclear arsenal wasn’t compromised by a recent cyber attack that targeted thousands of sensitive computer networks used by government agencies and private companies, the Navy admiral at the helm of the U.S.
BOSTON — A Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor was charged Thursday with hiding work he did for the…
BOSTON — A Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor was charged Thursday with hiding work he did for the Chinese government while he was also collecting U.S. dollars for his nanotechnology research.
NASA fired the four engines of its towering Space Launch System rocket for the first time Saturday afternoon after a decade of development, but the engines were cut off well short of the intended duration, a sign that something went...
Now, conversations about potential attacks and protests around Inauguration Day are taking place on a wide mix of public and private feeds. Police forces are concerned about being able to predict and respond to protests and potential attacks.
…state TV reported Sunday, a day after Germany, France and Britain said Tehran has “no credible civilian use” for its...
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran urged the United Nations' nuclear watchdog to avoid publishing “unnecessary” details on Tehran’s nuclear program, state TV reported Sunday, a day after Germany, France and Britain said Tehran has “no credible civilian use” for its...
The Trump administration delivered an eleventh-hour blow to the regulatory state Tuesday by finalizing a scientific transparency rule requiring the Environmental Protection Agency to back up its mandates with publicly available data.
…truth.” What we observe to be reality is not reality, but our perception of it.
The Roman emperor and philosopher Marcus Aurelius stated, “Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.” What we observe to be reality is not reality, but our perception of it.
Retired Israeli Lt. Col. Dany Shoham, who was among the first to suggest that the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak may be linked to China’s military research, now believes there is a strong possibility that the virus escaped from a Chinese laboratory.
In yet another sign of Boeing's shrinking local footprint, the jetmaker plans to shutter its advanced manufacturing research and development center located across the road from the Museum of Flight in Seattle.
The polar vortex is synonymous with extreme cold and snow.
The polar vortex is synonymous with extreme cold and snow. The current phenomenon is powerful and unpredictable: Although in general, polar vortex splits favor big snowstorms, forecasters emphasize that every event is different.
BRUSSELS — The European Union said Tuesday it would redouble its efforts to save the Iran nuclear agreement despite what it calls Tehran’s “important breach” of commitments made in the 2015 deal by starting to enrich uranium to new...
The head of the World Health Organization says that he is “disappointed” that Chinese officials haven't finalized permissions for the arrival of a team of experts into China to examine origins of COVID-19