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    What Would Happen if North Korea Tested an H-Bomb?

    What Would Happen if North Korea Tested an H-Bomb?


    The April 1954 Castle Union test of the Mark 14 design, a nuclear bomb that was the first solid-fuel staged hydrogen bomb. It was an experimental design, and only five units were produced. Bikini Atoll,...

    There could be political and actual fallout if the North Koreans defy President Trump and do the first atmospheric test of a hydrogen bomb in 37 years.
    McCain Against GOP Health Care Bill, Plan in Peril

    McCain Against GOP Health Care Bill, Plan in Peril


    Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., left, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., talk while walking to a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington on July 13,...

    Sen. John McCain announced on Friday that he'll vote against the Graham-Cassidy Republican health care bill, putting the future of the legislation in peril.
    Why Is Europe So Much Better at Cyber Security?

    Why Is Europe So Much Better at Cyber Security?


    Cybersecurity of network of connected devices and personal data security, concept on virtual interface with consultant in...

    As America grapples with the Equifax breach, Europe is already taking steps to comply strict new rules designed to make sure something like this never happens.
    A 'Dotard' Wouldn't Know What It Means. Do You?

    A 'Dotard' Wouldn't Know What It Means. Do You?


    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reacts with members of the Korean People's Army scientists and engineers in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on May 15, 2017. KCNA via REUTERS REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS -...

    North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un called President Donald Trump a "dotard" in a scathing statement Thursday. But what does the word mean?
    Protesters Jeer, Disrupt Comey Speech at Howard University

    Protesters Jeer, Disrupt Comey Speech at Howard University


    James Comey delivers remarks at Howard University for the 150th Opening Convocation address on Sept. 22,...

    Former FBI Director James Comey faced a gathering of chanting and jeering students at historically black-Howard University on Friday.
    Scaramucci Takes Revenge on White House Staffers

    Scaramucci Takes Revenge on White House Staffers


    White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci speaks after an on air interview at the White House in Washington on July 26,...

    Anthony Scaramucci came on "The View" with a plan to take the high road. Like his time as White House Communications Director, that didn't last long.
    Trump to Replace Travel Ban With Revised Requirements

    Trump to Replace Travel Ban With Revised Requirements


    Demonstrators protest President Trump's travel ban policy outside Hatfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Jan....

    The White House could issue new requirements this weekend for travelers entering the U.S., replacing President Donald Trump's controversial ban.
    21 Million More Uninsured Under Graham-Cassidy Health Care Bill, Study Finds

    21 Million More Uninsured Under Graham-Cassidy Health Care Bill, Study Finds


    Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., joined by, from left, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., speaks to...

    21 million fewer people will have insurance by 2026 if the latest Republican bill to repeal Obamacare becomes law, according to a new analysis.
    How Hurricanes Get Their Names

    How Hurricanes Get Their Names


    The history of named storms finds its complicated roots in WWII military...

    The history of named storms finds its complicated roots in WWII military traditions.
    They're Still Drawing Crazy-Looking Districts. Can't It Be Stopped?

    They're Still Drawing Crazy-Looking Districts. Can't It Be Stopped?


    Esther Manheimer, the mayor of Asheville, sits for a portrait at PennyCup Coffee Co. on Sept....

    Precise redistricting has allowed lawmakers to pick their voters. But the resulting maps have attracted lawsuits — and finally the consideration of the court.
    Girl's Injury Sparks More Teams to Expand Ballpark Nets

    Girl's Injury Sparks More Teams to Expand Ballpark Nets


    Spectators tend to a young girl who was hit by a line drive at Yankee Stadium on...

    The list of Major League Baseball teams expanding their safety nets to protect fans from balls and bats grew this week after a toddler got hit at Yankee Stadium.
    Nepalese Women Forced Into Huts During Menstruation

    Nepalese Women Forced Into Huts During Menstruation


    Nepal's chhaupadi tradition, which secludes women in damp, dusty and dark huts during menstruation, is responsible for dozens of deaths a year due to snake bites, lack of oxygen and easily preventable diseases. A new generation of young women is trying...

    Nepal's chhaupadi tradition, which secludes women in damp, dusty and dark huts during menstruation, is responsible for dozens of deaths a year due to snake bites, lack of oxygen and easily preventable diseases. A new generation of young women is trying to do away with the practice, but first they have to overcome hundreds of years of tradition.
    What Equifax Got Wrong — but Others Get Right

    What Equifax Got Wrong — but Others Get Right


    A programer shows a sample of decrypting source code in Taipei, Taiwan on May 13,...

    Why are your cat pictures on Facebook better protected than your entire personal financial history on Equifax?
    Got a News Tip? We Want to Know About It

    Got a News Tip? We Want to Know About It


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