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Putin Says US Missile Test Raises New Threats To Russia

Putin said that the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms treaty has raised new threats to Russia and will warrant a response.

Watchdog Warns Of 'Alarming' Conditions In Nebraska Prison

Nebraska's largest prison faces "alarming" conditions driven by staffing shortages, record overtime and inmates who are secretly using synthetic drugs and contraband cellphones.

Big Questions Linger As Russia Shares Radiation Data

Several Russian radiation monitoring stations went silent shortly after the Aug. 8 explosion at the Russian navy's testing range in northwestern Russia.

Danish Ex-PM Attacks Trump For Comments On Defense Spending

A former Danish prime minister on Thursday lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump for his tweet about military spending.

McCain's Family Fights To Define Legacy Of Civility, Service

John McCain's widow: "We had planned a library, but it will also be a focal point for gathering to talk about these issues to have honest and real discussions about them."

US Envoy To Resume Talks With Taliban On Ending Afghan War

The US envoy negotiating with the Taliban for an end to nearly 18 years of fighting in Afghanistan was departing Tuesday for Qatar to resume talks.

Facebook And Twitter Say China Is Spreading Disinformation About Hong Kong Protesters

Facebook and Twitter said they both removed several fake accounts tied to a state-backed campaign to spread disinformation about pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.

Detained Immigrants Sue Over Conditions, Medical Care

Detained immigrants filed a lawsuit decrying what they called shoddy medical care and a failure by authorities to provide accommodations for disabilities.

Preparing For The New World Of Crypto Compliance

The features and benefits that make cryptocurrency so appealing to users – decentralization, relative anonymity – are the same ones that make it appealing to bad actors.

Afghanistan Vows To Crush Islamic State Havens After Attack

Afghanistan's president vowed to "eliminate" all safe havens of the Islamic State group after a horrific wedding attack claimed by the local IS affiliate.