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Cyberwar is our era's Cuban missile crisis. We need to de-escalate, now.


WASHINGTON — Earlier this year, America’s most famous investor, Warren Buffett, characterized cyberattacks as a bigger threat to humanity than nuclear weapons, calling them “the No. 1 problem with mankind.”

   

Russia's RT America registers as 'foreign agent' in U.S.


MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Kremlin-backed television station RT America registered Monday with the U.S. Department of Justice as a "foreign agent" in the United States, the outlet's editor in chief said and the Department of Justice confirmed later in the day.

   

‘Long-desired step’: Catalan parliament declares independence from Spain


Following a secret ballot, MPs in the Catalan parliament declared independence from Spain, with the regional leader Carlos Puigdemont saying the people had completed “a long-desired step.” Lawmakers opposed to independence boycotted the vote.

   

Trump's border wall models take shape in San Diego


SAN DIEGO — The last two of eight prototypes for President Donald Trump's proposed border wall took shape Thursday at a construction site in San Diego.

   

US preparing for North Korea's 'final step'


CIA Director Mike Pompeo said the United States has to act as if North Korea is on the verge of being able to strike it with a missile and act accordingly -- and that President Donald Trump is ready to do so.

   

Harvey Weinstein Checks Into Luxury Resort Amid Scandal: He Wants to ‘Use His Cell Phone’


Harvey Weinstein checked into a luxury resort in Arizona after jetting out of Los Angeles on Wednesday, a source tells PEOPLE.

   

North Korea Might Have One Weapon That America Won't Be Able to Stop


North Korea Might Have One Weapon That America Won't Be Able to Stop

   

N. Korea unlikely to give up nukes if Iran deal fails – German FM


German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has warned the US against breaking the nuclear deal with Iran, since it would make North Korea unlikely to agree to any international deals concerning its nuclear program.

   

Iran compliant with nuclear deal, we should 'stay with' it – US Defense Secretary


The US should stay in the Iran nuclear deal, as Tehran has been found to be "compliant" with the agreement, Pentagon chief James Mattis said. President Donald Trump has repeatedly threatened to scrap what he has called the "worst deal ever negotiated.”

   

At least 50 dead, 400 injured in Las Vegas shooting; suspect had at least 10 guns


More than 50 people were killed and "well over" 400 were injured when a gunman opened fire on concertgoers from a perch above the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas Sunday night, police said, making it the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history.

   

Why Its Time to Prepare for the Worst with North Korea


•  But not time to panic--yet.
•  Why Its Time to Prepare for the Worst with North Korea

   

Why Is Qatar Building a Massive Air Force?


The tiny Gulf nation of Qatar has launched a massive buildup of air power for an unclear purpose.

   

Euro dips after Angela Merkel’s hollow victory


The euro slipped on Monday following the German election that saw Angela Merkel win a fourth term but with a worse-than-expected result as her party didn’t get enough votes to form a majority government.

   

Why stock market investors shouldn’t sweat a shrinking Fed balance sheet


Corporate earnings, not central banks, are the real driver of the global equity rally, so there’s no point losing sleep over the imminently expected unwinding of the Federal Reserve’s balance sheet, according to Jeffrey Kleintop, chief global investment strategist at Charles Schwab.

   

Watch Kate Upton, Ashley Graham and Friends Heat Up the Beaches of Fiji


Thought you'd seen all there was to see from our steamy SI Swimsuit 2017 shoot in Fiji? Think again.

   

U.S. confronts hard thruth about North Korea


We’re stuck with North Korea for the long haul

   

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