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North Korea expanding weapons-grade uranium plant, satellite images suggest
Recent satellite images appear to show North Korea is expanding a uranium enrichment plant at its main Yongbyon nuclear complex, with experts saying the move shows an intent to boost the production of bomb materials.
A Week After the Open, Championship Tennis Continues in Queens
A Davis Cup tie between South Africa and Venezuela is being held in front of a small group of fans at the West Side Tennis Club - the first Davis Cup action there since 1959.
Korean Government Says 28 Crypto Exchanges Have Met Regulatory Requirements to Continue Operations - Regulation Bitcoin News
28 Cryptocurrency Exchanges Meet Regulatory Requirements
Countries Are Breaking Their Climate Promises, The United Nations Says
Meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement will require completely eliminating carbon dioxide emissions from coal-burning power plants like this one in Adamsville, Alabama ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images The United Nations is warning that most countries have failed to uphold promises to make deep cuts to greenhouse gas pollution, in order to avoid the most catastrophic effects of climate change.
Lloyd scores five in 9-0 USA win
United States forward Carli Lloyd scored five in a 9-0 hammering of Paraguay in one of her final games before retiring from football.
'Shang-Chi' Wins a Warm Asia Greeting. Then There's China.
Marvel's first Asian superhero movie has yet to be released in the mainland amid fierce debate over its back story and star.
North Korea fired ballistic missiles from train amid rising tensions with the South
North Korea says it successfully launched ballistic missiles from a train for the first time and was continuing to bolster its defences, after the two Koreas test fired missiles hours apart in duelling displays of military might.
25 Arts Events to Check Out in Portland This Fall - EverOut Portland
Hot vax summer turned out to be lukewarm at best, but with artists back on tour, festivals adopting hybrid models, and venues requiring proof of vaccination, this fall stands in stark contrast to last fall when we were all hunkered down using our favorite music, podcasts, and various other media to stay sane.
The Guardian view on the Aukus defence pact: taking on China | Editorial
o one - least of all Beijing - believes the denials. The new defence pact between the US, UK and Australia is unmistakably aimed at containing China. The question is how substantive it will prove to be.
Send Tory ministers to Seoul to learn about mask-wearing | Letter
We are just back from six weeks in Seoul, South Korea, and suffered a real culture shock on our return. In South Korea, there is not a soul without a mask.