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North Korea Is Expanding Missile Base With Eye Toward U.S., Experts Warn

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea is expanding an important missile base that would be one of the most likely sites for deploying intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, two experts on the North’s missile [...]

Saudis Sent Experts to Remove Evidence of Khashoggi’s Killing, Turkey Says

The Saudi cleanup team arrived in Istanbul on Oct. 11, nine days after Mr. Khashoggi’s death, and visited the consulate every day from Oct. 12 to Oct. 17, according to Sabah. Turkish investigators were not allowed into the consulate, [...]

Indonesia Plane Crash Leaves Experts Puzzled

Desperate for an alternative to ferries that seemed cursed by chronic deadly accidents, Indonesians flocked to the budget carrier, making it one of the world’s fastest-growing airlines. As of 2017, the Lion Air Group, which includes [...]

Experts unsure if political polarization will lead to Election Day violence

Experts are split over whether the revelation this week of a bizarre Election Day plot to detonate a bomb on the National Mall presages a bigger threat of violence ahead of November’s midterm vote. The arrest of Paul Rosenfeld, 56, of Tappen, [...]

Serena Williams Cartoon ‘Not About Race,’ Artist Says. Experts Strongly Disagree.

“Thomas Nast, Winsor McCay, Will Eisner, R. Crumb all used blackface imagery; Dr. Seuss did viciously racist anti-Japanese cartoons during World War II, and on and on,” Mr. Berlatsky said. “Using exaggerated racist imagery for comic effect [...]

Experts: UAE, Saudis may have committed war crimes in Yemen

GENEVA (AP) – Three experts working for the U.N.’s top human rights body say the governments of Yemen, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia may have been responsible for war crimes including rape, torture, disappearances and “deprivation [...]

‘Why Germany?’ Trump’s strange fixation vexes experts

It was a moment Germans might call a Katastrophe. No translation needed. Story Continued Below At what was supposed to be a simple breakfast meeting, U.S. President Donald Trump kicked off this week’s annual NATO summit with a televised [...]
Chemical Weapons Experts Blocked From Site of Syria Attack, Officials Say
The office of the United Nations Secretary General had no immediate response to that claim, which Western diplomats refuted. The O.P.C.W. declined to comment, and did not even say whether its inspectors had reached Douma, saying in a [...]
We Locked Four Experts in a Room Until They Solved Immigration
It’s a problem that has eluded top statesmen for nearly two decades: what to do with the undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as minors—children who grew up in the U.S. going to American schools, living in American cities [...]
Kellyanne Conway’s ‘opioid cabinet’ sidelines drug czar’s experts
President Donald Trump’s war on opioids is beginning to look more like a war on his drug policy office. White House counselor Kellyanne Conway has taken control of the opioids agenda, quietly freezing out drug policy professionals [...]