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Lawmakers, experts warn of potential arms race as New START Treaty expires in less than a year

Lawmakers, experts warn of potential arms race as New START Treaty expires in less than a year

The clock is ticking on the only remaining arms control treaty that keeps the world’s two leading nuclear powers -- Russia and the United States -- in check. Read full article: Lawmakers, experts warn of potential arm...→

Lawmakers, experts warn of potential arms race as New START Treaty expires in less than a year

Lawmakers, experts warn of potential arms race as New START Treaty expires in less than a year

The clock is ticking on the only remaining arms control treaty that keeps the world’s two leading nuclear powers -- Russia and the United States -- in check. Read full article: Lawmakers, experts warn of potential arm...→

Health experts warn life-saving coronavirus vaccine still years away

Health experts warn life-saving coronavirus vaccine still years away

As the world braces for a potential pandemic, health experts say a coronavirus vaccine could take years. Read full article: Health experts warn life-saving coronavi...→

Coronavirus cases spike, health experts warn of U.S. outbreaks in next month

Coronavirus cases spike, health experts warn of U.S. outbreaks in next month

More than 15,000 new coronavirus cases were reported in China on Thursday, an overnight spike due to a new system for counting cases — surging the total number [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases spike, health experts ...→

AutoNews Now: U.S. lawmakers want to win 'global race to AVs'

Bipartisan support for AV law; Test exemptions a 'necessary bridge' for deployment | Tesla driver previously reported Autopilot issues | Aptiv, Lyft milestone [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: U.S. lawmakers want to win...→

Trump risks

Trump risks "nuclear blackmail" unless he extends New START deal with Russia, arms control negotiator says

Ambassador Richard Burt told Newsweek that allowing the treaty to lapse would be like "removing the nuclear guardrails." Read full article: Trump risks "nuclear blackmail" unless h...→

Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts landmine ban, Pentagon officials say

Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts landmine ban, Pentagon officials say

The decision last week by the Trump Administration to lift an Obama-era ban on anti-personnel landmines outside the Korean Peninsula is unlikely to trigger an [...] Read full article: Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts lan...→

The threat of a nuclear arms race is real, with North Korea, Iran and Turkey inciting it

The threat of a nuclear arms race is real, with North Korea, Iran and Turkey inciting it

The threat of a nuclear weapons arms race in East Asia and the Middle East is real. Currently, there are three countries that will incite this race: North Kore [...] Read full article: The threat of a nuclear arms race is rea...→

Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawmakers continue to battle over potential witnesses

Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawmakers continue to battle over potential witnesses

In this image from video, President Pro Tempore of the Senate Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., swears in Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts as the presiding [...] Read full article: Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawma...→

Future Taal volcano eruptions could cause tsunamis, dangerous lava mixture flows, experts warn

Future Taal volcano eruptions could cause tsunamis, dangerous lava mixture flows, experts warn

Additional eruptions at the Filipino volcano could cause pyroclastic flows, which destroy "nearly everything in their path." Read full article: Future Taal volcano eruptions could caus...→

Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowners of deed theft, housing scams

Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowners of deed theft, housing scams

Elected officials are joining together in an effort to combat deed theft and other housing-related scams by going door-to-door and educating homeowners. Read full article: Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowne...→

U.S. should brace for Iran to cross red lines in cyberspace, experts warn

Some security experts believe Iranian hackers could shut down electricity for some Americans, destroy important financial records or disrupt hospital or transp [...] Read full article: U.S. should brace for Iran to cross red ...→

Potential pot shop owners race to meet deadline for next round of licenses

Potential pot shop owners race to meet deadline for next round of licenses

The state will begin issuing 75 conditional marijuana dispensary licenses in May. The licenses are the first owners of color have a chance to win. Read full article: Potential pot shop owners race to meet d...→

Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and run had become too used to humans, experts warn

Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and run had become too used to humans, experts warn

"They develop this lifelong outlook that people just aren't a big deal," said senior Yellowstone wolf biologist Doug Smith. Read full article: Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and ...→

Health experts warn of measles’ spread over holiday travel

Health experts warn of measles’ spread over holiday travel

Health officials are urging holiday travelers to ensure they are protected against measles amid numerous reports of possible exposure at airports and other pub [...] Read full article: Health experts warn of measles’ spread o...→

Health officials warn Denver airport travelers of potential exposure after measles outbreak

Health officials warn Denver airport travelers of potential exposure after measles outbreak

Three children visiting Colorado have been hospitalized with measles, leading health officials to warn that people who traveled through Denver International Ai [...] Read full article: Health officials warn Denver airport tra...→

Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortage, vow to prioritize weed sales to medical patients

Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortage, vow to prioritize weed sales to medical patients

"Each state that has implemented an adult-use cannabis program has had issues related to supply shortages," the group wrote in a joint letter. Read full article: Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortag...→

Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start dating

Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start dating

Leaders in the dating app field reveal trends and tips to help those looking for love online. Read full article: Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start ...→

If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nuclear deal, arms control could end, experts say

If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nuclear deal, arms control could end, experts say

Time is running out for the last remaining nuclear treaty between the United States and Russia. The deal's death could mean a return to Cold War-style competit [...] Read full article: If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nucl...→

Coronavirus can spread on contaminated surfaces, experts warn

Coronavirus can spread on contaminated surfaces, experts warn

The mystery coronavirus that has killed 170 people in China could spread simply by touching contaminated surfaces, health officials warned. The World Health Or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus can spread on contaminated s...→

Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Hollywood with open arms, experts say: 'We'd all run to the phone'

Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Hollywood with open arms, experts say: 'We'd all run to the phone'

Rumors have run rampant since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced last week that they plan to "step back" from their royal duties, in particular, buzz tha [...] Read full article: Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Holly...→

North Korea is holding a secretive cryptocurrency conference, and experts warn it's a very bad idea to attend

North Korea is holding a secretive cryptocurrency conference, and experts warn it's a very bad idea to attend

"The DPRK can be considered the safest country in the world. As long as you have a basic common-sense and respect for the culture," the conference website clai [...] Read full article: North Korea is holding a secretive crypt...→

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — More than two years ago, Hurricane Maria revealed that Puerto Rico was utterly unprepared for a powerful hurricane despite... Read full article: Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared fo...→

Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Middle East Experts

Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Middle East Experts

Even before the surprise Iranian airstrike Tuesday night on two Iraqi bases that are home to U.S. troops, several Middle East experts who spoke to Newsmax warn [...] Read full article: Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Midd...→

AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat to Iran; Omar, other Democrats warn of potential 'war crimes'

AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat to Iran; Omar, other Democrats warn of potential 'war crimes'

Outspoken Democrats -- from far-left "Squad" members to 2020 presidential hopefuls -- wasted little time Saturday in denouncing President Trump's warning to Ir [...] Read full article: AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat ...→

Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly behind in ‘arms race’ for next decade’s jets

Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly behind in ‘arms race’ for next decade’s jets

Boeing's disastrous year will be followed by a precarious 2020: As the company's new leaders struggle to recover control, they face crucial decisions about dev [...] Read full article: Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly ...→

A treaty to prevent a new arms race is dying on Trump's watch | Opinion

A treaty to prevent a new arms race is dying on Trump's watch | Opinion

Extending the New START nuclear arms treaty is one of those rare no-brainer decisions in a world where simple solutions are an endangered species. Read full article: A treaty to prevent a new arms race is d...→

Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, now China could heat up as Obama era treaty nears expiration

Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, now China could heat up as Obama era treaty nears expiration

The clock is ticking as the Trump administration weighs the fate of the last major nuclear arms treaty with Russia, as fears of a world without accountability [...] Read full article: Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, no...→

Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recruiting Tool: Student Loan Repayment

Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recruiting Tool: Student Loan Repayment

Texas is aiming to incentivize new peace officers to join departments around the state by implementing a student loan assistance repayment program. Read full article: Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recr...→

China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disrupt Global Shipping, Supply Chains, Experts Warn

China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disrupt Global Shipping, Supply Chains, Experts Warn

Measures to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak are reducing the number of seaborne vessels and threatening to disrupt global supply chains. Read full article: China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disru...→

Boston Marathon tweaks start times to emphasize women’s race | WTOP

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Marathon is tweaking its start times to send the elite men off before the women for the race’s 124th edition this year, a reversal tha [...] Read full article: Boston Marathon tweaks start times to em...→

‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza is far greater than coronavirus, health experts warn

‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza is far greater than coronavirus, health experts warn

A lot of attention has focused on Chinese health officials’ efforts to halt the spread of a new coronavirus that has killed more than 130 people in China and s [...] Read full article: ‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza ...→

Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potential Booby Traps

Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potential Booby Traps

The SoPac Trail in Dallas’ Lakewood neighborhood is one of the city’s newest hike and bike trails. “We just love it,” cyclist Martha Parks said. “It’s one of t [...] Read full article: Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potenti...→

Training faster may not make you race faster, experts say

Training faster may not make you race faster, experts say

With the Chevron Houston Marathon in view, you'd be surprised to learn that running faster in training doesn't necessarily make you faster on race day. Read full article: Training faster may not make you race fa...→

Hackers are targeting retirement accounts, experts warn

Hackers are targeting retirement accounts, experts warn

As banks make it more difficult for hackers to get into their systems, criminals are now trying to get into retirement accounts. Read full article: Hackers are targeting retirement account...→

Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps may pose national security risk

Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps may pose national security risk

NBC News analyzed four popular dating apps, including Tinder and Hinge, finding each collect a range of personal information. Read full article: Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps m...→

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

More than two years ago, Hurricane Maria revealed that Puerto Rico was utterly unprepared for a powerful hurricane despite its location in one of the world's m [...] Read full article: Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared fo...→

Marijuana edibles might not be as safe as thought, health experts warn

Marijuana edibles might not be as safe as thought, health experts warn

Edibles might seem safer than vaping or smoking, but they also carry unique risks, according to a commentary published Monday in the Canadian Medical Associati [...] Read full article: Marijuana edibles might not be as safe a...→

Residents, lawmakers discuss future of Bowie Race Track | WTOP

The future of the Bowie Race Track has been a major concern for residents in the area and today a few hundred people gathered at the Kenhill Center to express [...] Read full article: Residents, lawmakers discuss future of B...→

Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Leads to Arms Race Worries

Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Leads to Arms Race Worries

President Donald Trump's focus on a broadened nuclear pact rather than coming to terms with Russia on the expiring New START Treaty could eventually lead to a [...] Read full article: Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Lea...→

Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potentially Renewing Arms Race

Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potentially Renewing Arms Race

The new Russian weapon system flies at superfast speeds and can evade traditional missile defense systems. The United States is trying to catch up. Read full article: Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potent...→

Asian American and Pacific Islander voters may soon face potential shift in political power: Experts

Asian American and Pacific Islander voters may soon face potential shift in political power: Experts

Andrew Yang, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and Sen. Kamala Harris' places on presidential stage underscored increased political prominence among Asian American candidates [...] Read full article: Asian American and Pacific Islander vote...→

Lawmakers call for review of Russia, China response to New START withdrawal

Lawmakers call for review of Russia, China response to New START withdrawal

A bipartisan group of lawmakers on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are calling for a formal review of how Russia and China would respond to the U.S. wit [...] Read full article: Lawmakers call for review of Russia, Chi...→

Health experts warn life-saving coronavirus vaccine still years away

Health experts warn life-saving coronavirus vaccine still years away

As the world braces for a potential pandemic, health experts say a coronavirus vaccine could take years. Read full article: Health experts warn life-saving coronavi...→

Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, now China could heat up as Obama era treaty nears expiration

Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, now China could heat up as Obama era treaty nears expiration

The clock is ticking as the Trump administration weighs the fate of the last major nuclear arms treaty with Russia, as fears of a world without accountability [...] Read full article: Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, no...→

AutoNews Now: U.S. lawmakers want to win 'global race to AVs'

Bipartisan support for AV law; Test exemptions a 'necessary bridge' for deployment | Tesla driver previously reported Autopilot issues | Aptiv, Lyft milestone [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: U.S. lawmakers want to win...→

China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disrupt Global Shipping, Supply Chains, Experts Warn

China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disrupt Global Shipping, Supply Chains, Experts Warn

Measures to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak are reducing the number of seaborne vessels and threatening to disrupt global supply chains. Read full article: China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disru...→

Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts landmine ban, Pentagon officials say

Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts landmine ban, Pentagon officials say

The decision last week by the Trump Administration to lift an Obama-era ban on anti-personnel landmines outside the Korean Peninsula is unlikely to trigger an [...] Read full article: Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts lan...→

‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza is far greater than coronavirus, health experts warn

‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza is far greater than coronavirus, health experts warn

A lot of attention has focused on Chinese health officials’ efforts to halt the spread of a new coronavirus that has killed more than 130 people in China and s [...] Read full article: ‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza ...→

Training faster may not make you race faster, experts say

Training faster may not make you race faster, experts say

With the Chevron Houston Marathon in view, you'd be surprised to learn that running faster in training doesn't necessarily make you faster on race day. Read full article: Training faster may not make you race fa...→

Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Hollywood with open arms, experts say: 'We'd all run to the phone'

Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Hollywood with open arms, experts say: 'We'd all run to the phone'

Rumors have run rampant since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced last week that they plan to "step back" from their royal duties, in particular, buzz tha [...] Read full article: Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Holly...→

Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps may pose national security risk

Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps may pose national security risk

NBC News analyzed four popular dating apps, including Tinder and Hinge, finding each collect a range of personal information. Read full article: Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps m...→

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — More than two years ago, Hurricane Maria revealed that Puerto Rico was utterly unprepared for a powerful hurricane despite... Read full article: Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared fo...→

Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowners of deed theft, housing scams

Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowners of deed theft, housing scams

Elected officials are joining together in an effort to combat deed theft and other housing-related scams by going door-to-door and educating homeowners. Read full article: Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowne...→

Marijuana edibles might not be as safe as thought, health experts warn

Marijuana edibles might not be as safe as thought, health experts warn

Edibles might seem safer than vaping or smoking, but they also carry unique risks, according to a commentary published Monday in the Canadian Medical Associati [...] Read full article: Marijuana edibles might not be as safe a...→

AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat to Iran; Omar, other Democrats warn of potential 'war crimes'

AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat to Iran; Omar, other Democrats warn of potential 'war crimes'

Outspoken Democrats -- from far-left "Squad" members to 2020 presidential hopefuls -- wasted little time Saturday in denouncing President Trump's warning to Ir [...] Read full article: AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat ...→

Potential pot shop owners race to meet deadline for next round of licenses

Potential pot shop owners race to meet deadline for next round of licenses

The state will begin issuing 75 conditional marijuana dispensary licenses in May. The licenses are the first owners of color have a chance to win. Read full article: Potential pot shop owners race to meet d...→

Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Leads to Arms Race Worries

Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Leads to Arms Race Worries

President Donald Trump's focus on a broadened nuclear pact rather than coming to terms with Russia on the expiring New START Treaty could eventually lead to a [...] Read full article: Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Lea...→

Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly behind in ‘arms race’ for next decade’s jets

Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly behind in ‘arms race’ for next decade’s jets

Boeing's disastrous year will be followed by a precarious 2020: As the company's new leaders struggle to recover control, they face crucial decisions about dev [...] Read full article: Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly ...→

Health experts warn of measles’ spread over holiday travel

Health experts warn of measles’ spread over holiday travel

Health officials are urging holiday travelers to ensure they are protected against measles amid numerous reports of possible exposure at airports and other pub [...] Read full article: Health experts warn of measles’ spread o...→

Asian American and Pacific Islander voters may soon face potential shift in political power: Experts

Asian American and Pacific Islander voters may soon face potential shift in political power: Experts

Andrew Yang, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and Sen. Kamala Harris' places on presidential stage underscored increased political prominence among Asian American candidates [...] Read full article: Asian American and Pacific Islander vote...→

A treaty to prevent a new arms race is dying on Trump's watch | Opinion

A treaty to prevent a new arms race is dying on Trump's watch | Opinion

Extending the New START nuclear arms treaty is one of those rare no-brainer decisions in a world where simple solutions are an endangered species. Read full article: A treaty to prevent a new arms race is d...→

Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortage, vow to prioritize weed sales to medical patients

Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortage, vow to prioritize weed sales to medical patients

"Each state that has implemented an adult-use cannabis program has had issues related to supply shortages," the group wrote in a joint letter. Read full article: Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortag...→

Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start dating

Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start dating

Leaders in the dating app field reveal trends and tips to help those looking for love online. Read full article: Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start ...→

Coronavirus cases spike, health experts warn of U.S. outbreaks in next month

Coronavirus cases spike, health experts warn of U.S. outbreaks in next month

More than 15,000 new coronavirus cases were reported in China on Thursday, an overnight spike due to a new system for counting cases — surging the total number [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases spike, health experts ...→

Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recruiting Tool: Student Loan Repayment

Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recruiting Tool: Student Loan Repayment

Texas is aiming to incentivize new peace officers to join departments around the state by implementing a student loan assistance repayment program. Read full article: Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recr...→

If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nuclear deal, arms control could end, experts say

If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nuclear deal, arms control could end, experts say

Time is running out for the last remaining nuclear treaty between the United States and Russia. The deal's death could mean a return to Cold War-style competit [...] Read full article: If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nucl...→

Trump risks

Trump risks "nuclear blackmail" unless he extends New START deal with Russia, arms control negotiator says

Ambassador Richard Burt told Newsweek that allowing the treaty to lapse would be like "removing the nuclear guardrails." Read full article: Trump risks "nuclear blackmail" unless h...→

Boston Marathon tweaks start times to emphasize women’s race | WTOP

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Marathon is tweaking its start times to send the elite men off before the women for the race’s 124th edition this year, a reversal tha [...] Read full article: Boston Marathon tweaks start times to em...→

Coronavirus can spread on contaminated surfaces, experts warn

Coronavirus can spread on contaminated surfaces, experts warn

The mystery coronavirus that has killed 170 people in China could spread simply by touching contaminated surfaces, health officials warned. The World Health Or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus can spread on contaminated s...→

The threat of a nuclear arms race is real, with North Korea, Iran and Turkey inciting it

The threat of a nuclear arms race is real, with North Korea, Iran and Turkey inciting it

The threat of a nuclear weapons arms race in East Asia and the Middle East is real. Currently, there are three countries that will incite this race: North Kore [...] Read full article: The threat of a nuclear arms race is rea...→

Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potential Booby Traps

Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potential Booby Traps

The SoPac Trail in Dallas’ Lakewood neighborhood is one of the city’s newest hike and bike trails. “We just love it,” cyclist Martha Parks said. “It’s one of t [...] Read full article: Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potenti...→

Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawmakers continue to battle over potential witnesses

Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawmakers continue to battle over potential witnesses

In this image from video, President Pro Tempore of the Senate Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., swears in Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts as the presiding [...] Read full article: Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawma...→

Hackers are targeting retirement accounts, experts warn

Hackers are targeting retirement accounts, experts warn

As banks make it more difficult for hackers to get into their systems, criminals are now trying to get into retirement accounts. Read full article: Hackers are targeting retirement account...→

North Korea is holding a secretive cryptocurrency conference, and experts warn it's a very bad idea to attend

North Korea is holding a secretive cryptocurrency conference, and experts warn it's a very bad idea to attend

"The DPRK can be considered the safest country in the world. As long as you have a basic common-sense and respect for the culture," the conference website clai [...] Read full article: North Korea is holding a secretive crypt...→

Future Taal volcano eruptions could cause tsunamis, dangerous lava mixture flows, experts warn

Future Taal volcano eruptions could cause tsunamis, dangerous lava mixture flows, experts warn

Additional eruptions at the Filipino volcano could cause pyroclastic flows, which destroy "nearly everything in their path." Read full article: Future Taal volcano eruptions could caus...→

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

More than two years ago, Hurricane Maria revealed that Puerto Rico was utterly unprepared for a powerful hurricane despite its location in one of the world's m [...] Read full article: Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared fo...→

Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Middle East Experts

Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Middle East Experts

Even before the surprise Iranian airstrike Tuesday night on two Iraqi bases that are home to U.S. troops, several Middle East experts who spoke to Newsmax warn [...] Read full article: Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Midd...→

U.S. should brace for Iran to cross red lines in cyberspace, experts warn

Some security experts believe Iranian hackers could shut down electricity for some Americans, destroy important financial records or disrupt hospital or transp [...] Read full article: U.S. should brace for Iran to cross red ...→

Residents, lawmakers discuss future of Bowie Race Track | WTOP

The future of the Bowie Race Track has been a major concern for residents in the area and today a few hundred people gathered at the Kenhill Center to express [...] Read full article: Residents, lawmakers discuss future of B...→

Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and run had become too used to humans, experts warn

Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and run had become too used to humans, experts warn

"They develop this lifelong outlook that people just aren't a big deal," said senior Yellowstone wolf biologist Doug Smith. Read full article: Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and ...→

Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potentially Renewing Arms Race

Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potentially Renewing Arms Race

The new Russian weapon system flies at superfast speeds and can evade traditional missile defense systems. The United States is trying to catch up. Read full article: Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potent...→

Health officials warn Denver airport travelers of potential exposure after measles outbreak

Health officials warn Denver airport travelers of potential exposure after measles outbreak

Three children visiting Colorado have been hospitalized with measles, leading health officials to warn that people who traveled through Denver International Ai [...] Read full article: Health officials warn Denver airport tra...→

Lawmakers call for review of Russia, China response to New START withdrawal

Lawmakers call for review of Russia, China response to New START withdrawal

A bipartisan group of lawmakers on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are calling for a formal review of how Russia and China would respond to the U.S. wit [...] Read full article: Lawmakers call for review of Russia, Chi...→

Health experts warn life-saving coronavirus vaccine still years away

Health experts warn life-saving coronavirus vaccine still years away

As the world braces for a potential pandemic, health experts say a coronavirus vaccine could take years. Read full article: Health experts warn life-saving coronavi...→

Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start dating

Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start dating

Leaders in the dating app field reveal trends and tips to help those looking for love online. Read full article: Love experts agree: Stop swiping, start ...→

Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, now China could heat up as Obama era treaty nears expiration

Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, now China could heat up as Obama era treaty nears expiration

The clock is ticking as the Trump administration weighs the fate of the last major nuclear arms treaty with Russia, as fears of a world without accountability [...] Read full article: Nuclear arms race among U.S., Russia, no...→

Coronavirus cases spike, health experts warn of U.S. outbreaks in next month

Coronavirus cases spike, health experts warn of U.S. outbreaks in next month

More than 15,000 new coronavirus cases were reported in China on Thursday, an overnight spike due to a new system for counting cases — surging the total number [...] Read full article: Coronavirus cases spike, health experts ...→

Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recruiting Tool: Student Loan Repayment

Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recruiting Tool: Student Loan Repayment

Texas is aiming to incentivize new peace officers to join departments around the state by implementing a student loan assistance repayment program. Read full article: Lawmakers Discuss Potential Officer Recr...→

AutoNews Now: U.S. lawmakers want to win 'global race to AVs'

Bipartisan support for AV law; Test exemptions a 'necessary bridge' for deployment | Tesla driver previously reported Autopilot issues | Aptiv, Lyft milestone [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: U.S. lawmakers want to win...→

If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nuclear deal, arms control could end, experts say

If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nuclear deal, arms control could end, experts say

Time is running out for the last remaining nuclear treaty between the United States and Russia. The deal's death could mean a return to Cold War-style competit [...] Read full article: If the U.S. and Russia can't make a nucl...→

China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disrupt Global Shipping, Supply Chains, Experts Warn

China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disrupt Global Shipping, Supply Chains, Experts Warn

Measures to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak are reducing the number of seaborne vessels and threatening to disrupt global supply chains. Read full article: China's Coronavirus Outbreak Could Disru...→

Trump risks

Trump risks "nuclear blackmail" unless he extends New START deal with Russia, arms control negotiator says

Ambassador Richard Burt told Newsweek that allowing the treaty to lapse would be like "removing the nuclear guardrails." Read full article: Trump risks "nuclear blackmail" unless h...→

Boston Marathon tweaks start times to emphasize women’s race | WTOP

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Marathon is tweaking its start times to send the elite men off before the women for the race’s 124th edition this year, a reversal tha [...] Read full article: Boston Marathon tweaks start times to em...→

Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts landmine ban, Pentagon officials say

Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts landmine ban, Pentagon officials say

The decision last week by the Trump Administration to lift an Obama-era ban on anti-personnel landmines outside the Korean Peninsula is unlikely to trigger an [...] Read full article: Arms race unlikely after Trump lifts lan...→

Coronavirus can spread on contaminated surfaces, experts warn

Coronavirus can spread on contaminated surfaces, experts warn

The mystery coronavirus that has killed 170 people in China could spread simply by touching contaminated surfaces, health officials warned. The World Health Or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus can spread on contaminated s...→

‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza is far greater than coronavirus, health experts warn

‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza is far greater than coronavirus, health experts warn

A lot of attention has focused on Chinese health officials’ efforts to halt the spread of a new coronavirus that has killed more than 130 people in China and s [...] Read full article: ‘Real and present’: Risk from influenza ...→

The threat of a nuclear arms race is real, with North Korea, Iran and Turkey inciting it

The threat of a nuclear arms race is real, with North Korea, Iran and Turkey inciting it

The threat of a nuclear weapons arms race in East Asia and the Middle East is real. Currently, there are three countries that will incite this race: North Kore [...] Read full article: The threat of a nuclear arms race is rea...→

Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potential Booby Traps

Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potential Booby Traps

The SoPac Trail in Dallas’ Lakewood neighborhood is one of the city’s newest hike and bike trails. “We just love it,” cyclist Martha Parks said. “It’s one of t [...] Read full article: Cyclists on Dallas Trail Warn of Potenti...→

Training faster may not make you race faster, experts say

Training faster may not make you race faster, experts say

With the Chevron Houston Marathon in view, you'd be surprised to learn that running faster in training doesn't necessarily make you faster on race day. Read full article: Training faster may not make you race fa...→

Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawmakers continue to battle over potential witnesses

Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawmakers continue to battle over potential witnesses

In this image from video, President Pro Tempore of the Senate Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., swears in Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts as the presiding [...] Read full article: Trump's impeachment trial opens as lawma...→

Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Hollywood with open arms, experts say: 'We'd all run to the phone'

Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Hollywood with open arms, experts say: 'We'd all run to the phone'

Rumors have run rampant since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced last week that they plan to "step back" from their royal duties, in particular, buzz tha [...] Read full article: Meghan Markle would be welcomed in Holly...→

Hackers are targeting retirement accounts, experts warn

Hackers are targeting retirement accounts, experts warn

As banks make it more difficult for hackers to get into their systems, criminals are now trying to get into retirement accounts. Read full article: Hackers are targeting retirement account...→

North Korea is holding a secretive cryptocurrency conference, and experts warn it's a very bad idea to attend

North Korea is holding a secretive cryptocurrency conference, and experts warn it's a very bad idea to attend

"The DPRK can be considered the safest country in the world. As long as you have a basic common-sense and respect for the culture," the conference website clai [...] Read full article: North Korea is holding a secretive crypt...→

Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps may pose national security risk

Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps may pose national security risk

NBC News analyzed four popular dating apps, including Tinder and Hinge, finding each collect a range of personal information. Read full article: Experts warn Grindr, other dating apps m...→

Future Taal volcano eruptions could cause tsunamis, dangerous lava mixture flows, experts warn

Future Taal volcano eruptions could cause tsunamis, dangerous lava mixture flows, experts warn

Additional eruptions at the Filipino volcano could cause pyroclastic flows, which destroy "nearly everything in their path." Read full article: Future Taal volcano eruptions could caus...→

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — More than two years ago, Hurricane Maria revealed that Puerto Rico was utterly unprepared for a powerful hurricane despite... Read full article: Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared fo...→

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared for big earthquakes

More than two years ago, Hurricane Maria revealed that Puerto Rico was utterly unprepared for a powerful hurricane despite its location in one of the world's m [...] Read full article: Experts warn Puerto Rico not prepared fo...→

Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowners of deed theft, housing scams

Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowners of deed theft, housing scams

Elected officials are joining together in an effort to combat deed theft and other housing-related scams by going door-to-door and educating homeowners. Read full article: Lawmakers launch effort to warn homeowne...→

Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Middle East Experts

Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Middle East Experts

Even before the surprise Iranian airstrike Tuesday night on two Iraqi bases that are home to U.S. troops, several Middle East experts who spoke to Newsmax warn [...] Read full article: Take Iran's Threats Seriously, Warn Midd...→

Marijuana edibles might not be as safe as thought, health experts warn

Marijuana edibles might not be as safe as thought, health experts warn

Edibles might seem safer than vaping or smoking, but they also carry unique risks, according to a commentary published Monday in the Canadian Medical Associati [...] Read full article: Marijuana edibles might not be as safe a...→

U.S. should brace for Iran to cross red lines in cyberspace, experts warn

Some security experts believe Iranian hackers could shut down electricity for some Americans, destroy important financial records or disrupt hospital or transp [...] Read full article: U.S. should brace for Iran to cross red ...→

AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat to Iran; Omar, other Democrats warn of potential 'war crimes'

AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat to Iran; Omar, other Democrats warn of potential 'war crimes'

Outspoken Democrats -- from far-left "Squad" members to 2020 presidential hopefuls -- wasted little time Saturday in denouncing President Trump's warning to Ir [...] Read full article: AOC calls Trump 'a monster' over threat ...→

Residents, lawmakers discuss future of Bowie Race Track | WTOP

The future of the Bowie Race Track has been a major concern for residents in the area and today a few hundred people gathered at the Kenhill Center to express [...] Read full article: Residents, lawmakers discuss future of B...→

Potential pot shop owners race to meet deadline for next round of licenses

Potential pot shop owners race to meet deadline for next round of licenses

The state will begin issuing 75 conditional marijuana dispensary licenses in May. The licenses are the first owners of color have a chance to win. Read full article: Potential pot shop owners race to meet d...→

Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Leads to Arms Race Worries

Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Leads to Arms Race Worries

President Donald Trump's focus on a broadened nuclear pact rather than coming to terms with Russia on the expiring New START Treaty could eventually lead to a [...] Read full article: Trump's Push for Larger Nuclear Deal Lea...→

Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and run had become too used to humans, experts warn

Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and run had become too used to humans, experts warn

"They develop this lifelong outlook that people just aren't a big deal," said senior Yellowstone wolf biologist Doug Smith. Read full article: Yellowstone wolf pups killed in hit and ...→

Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly behind in ‘arms race’ for next decade’s jets

Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly behind in ‘arms race’ for next decade’s jets

Boeing's disastrous year will be followed by a precarious 2020: As the company's new leaders struggle to recover control, they face crucial decisions about dev [...] Read full article: Boeing’s 737 MAX crisis leaves it badly ...→

Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potentially Renewing Arms Race

Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potentially Renewing Arms Race

The new Russian weapon system flies at superfast speeds and can evade traditional missile defense systems. The United States is trying to catch up. Read full article: Russia Deploys Hypersonic Weapon, Potent...→

Health experts warn of measles’ spread over holiday travel

Health experts warn of measles’ spread over holiday travel

Health officials are urging holiday travelers to ensure they are protected against measles amid numerous reports of possible exposure at airports and other pub [...] Read full article: Health experts warn of measles’ spread o...→

Asian American and Pacific Islander voters may soon face potential shift in political power: Experts

Asian American and Pacific Islander voters may soon face potential shift in political power: Experts

Andrew Yang, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and Sen. Kamala Harris' places on presidential stage underscored increased political prominence among Asian American candidates [...] Read full article: Asian American and Pacific Islander vote...→

Health officials warn Denver airport travelers of potential exposure after measles outbreak

Health officials warn Denver airport travelers of potential exposure after measles outbreak

Three children visiting Colorado have been hospitalized with measles, leading health officials to warn that people who traveled through Denver International Ai [...] Read full article: Health officials warn Denver airport tra...→

A treaty to prevent a new arms race is dying on Trump's watch | Opinion

A treaty to prevent a new arms race is dying on Trump's watch | Opinion

Extending the New START nuclear arms treaty is one of those rare no-brainer decisions in a world where simple solutions are an endangered species. Read full article: A treaty to prevent a new arms race is d...→

Lawmakers call for review of Russia, China response to New START withdrawal

Lawmakers call for review of Russia, China response to New START withdrawal

A bipartisan group of lawmakers on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are calling for a formal review of how Russia and China would respond to the U.S. wit [...] Read full article: Lawmakers call for review of Russia, Chi...→

Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortage, vow to prioritize weed sales to medical patients

Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortage, vow to prioritize weed sales to medical patients

"Each state that has implemented an adult-use cannabis program has had issues related to supply shortages," the group wrote in a joint letter. Read full article: Pro-pot lawmakers warn of supply shortag...→