Advertisements



The US still keeps hundreds of nuclear weapons on hair-trigger alert — here"s what it means and why it"s a huge risk

Shutterstock Since the Cold War, the US has kept an estimated 900 nuclear weapons on "hair-trigger alert," meaning the president could decide to launch them in just a few minutes. The .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

North Korea disarming runs a huge risk — loose nukes and nuclear scientists

Reuters Kim Jong Un has signaled that he's eager to talk about denuclearizing, but because North Korea's nuclear weapons are so secretive, it will be hard to know if he reports them all. This could lead to loose nuclear weapons in No.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2018

US to decide best site option for nuclear weapons production

The federal agency that oversees the nation's nuclear weapons stockpile is expected this week to release a report on the best site option for the United States as it looks to ramp up production of the plutonium cores that trigger nuclear warheads......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 9th, 2018

Who Is Uncle John Trump? President Says "Brilliant Genius" Professor Taught Him About Nuclear Weapons

The president told reporters he used to discuss nukes with his uncle "all the time.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 12th, 2018

Which Countries Have Nuclear Weapons?

The group may soon become eight after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaffirmed a commitment to "complete denuclearization." .....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 12th, 2018

Trump: "I"ll Find Some Kind of an Excuse" if Wrong About Kim Jong Un

Donald Trump truly believes that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will dismantle his nuclear weapons program, but if he's wrong he'll just "find some kind of an excuse.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 12th, 2018

Kim Jong Un Will Probably Keep Nukes Despite Trump Talks, Says Russian Senator

“For [Kim], nuclear weapons are a guarantee of his safety.”.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 12th, 2018

Trump-Kim Deal Lacks Detail on Nuclear Steps

Talks between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un produced few specific new commitments from Pyongyang to surrender its nuclear weapons......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 12th, 2018

Paul Brandus: Trump’s bluster may just pay off with North Korea

Trump deserves credit for taking a new approach in dealing with one of the most dangerous problems on the planet: North Korea and its deadly arsenal of nuclear weapons, writes Paul Brandus......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

Investors hedge geopolitical risk by buying small caps, says Sylvia Jablonski

Direxion's institutional ETF strategist also tells Reuters' Fred Katayama she's seeing huge flows returning to tech stocks......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 11th, 2018

Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un"s Meeting: Here"s What You Need to Know

The two leaders are expected to discuss ways to promote peace on the Korean peninsula and whether Pyongyang is willing to give up its nuclear weapons program......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 11th, 2018

NewsWatch: Trump: With my ‘feel,’ I’ll know if Kim is serious within a minute

As he leaves Canada for Singapore, the U.S. president says he’ll be able to make a snap judgement on whether the North Korean leader is playing him or is serious about giving up nuclear weapons......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 9th, 2018

Trump: With my ‘feel,’ I’ll know if Kim is serious within a minute

As he leaves Canada for Singapore, the U.S. president says he’ll be able to make a snap judgement on whether the North Korean leader is playing him or is serious about giving up nuclear weapons......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 9th, 2018

New $2.5B contract awarded to manage nuclear weapons lab

Overseeing a top nuclear weapons laboratory that has had security and safety problems will be the responsibility of a new management team that includes two universities and a research firm. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 8th, 2018

Ticketfly Hit by Hackers, 27 Million Accounts at Risk

Ticket sales site Ticketfly was hit by a major hack, compromising 27 million accounts. It is the most current in a long line of major corporate hacks that have exposed, in sum, hundreds of millions........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 8th, 2018

The Hard Part for Trump: Making North Korea Keep Summit Promises

President Donald Trump’s effort to wrestle a commitment from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to yield his nuclear weapons program in exchange for security guarantees is just the start of a complex process......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

For Trump"s North Korea Talks, Lessons From Past Negotiators

President Donald Trump’s effort to wrestle a commitment from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to yield his nuclear weapons program in exchange for security guarantees is just the start of a complex process......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 7th, 2018

In 401(k)s, what is an 'aggressive growth' vs. a 'moderate' investment? Ask a Fool

Here's what this oft-used 401(k) investing term means. Aggressive investors are willing to take on more risk and volatility in exchange for the possibility of greater returns.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 7th, 2018

Even if North Korea agrees to get rid of its nuclear weapons, it might not be the deal the US wants — and it won"t happen soon

Andrew Harnik/AP President Trump's summit with Kim Jong-un is back on &.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 6th, 2018

The US has a secret plan for AI to hunt down North Korea"s nukes — but it could make war more likely

KCNA The U.S. military is increasing spending on a secret research effort to use artificial intelligence to help track and find North Korea's nuclear weapons. The effort has gone largely unreported, and the few publicly available details about it are bu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2018

Iran Is Getting Ready to Boost Uranium Enrichment in Case Nuclear Deal Fails

Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization is planning to expand its stocks of fuel used to enrich uranium for nuclear power and weapons......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 5th, 2018