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Japan Has Enough Nuclear Material to Build an Arsenal. Its Plan: Recycle.

ROKKASHO, Japan — More than 30 years ago, when its economy seemed invincible and the Sony Walkman was ubiquitous, Japan decided to build a recycling plant to turn nuclear waste into nuclear fuel. It was supposed to open in 1997, a [...]
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Accuser’s story of attack roils plan for Kavanaugh vote

WASHINGTON (AP) – Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation for the Supreme Court is taking an uncertain turn as Republican senators express concern over a woman’s private-turned-public allegation that a drunken Kavanaugh groped her and [...]
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Boston Firm Admits ‘Massive Failure’ in Plan to Aid South Africa Tax Agency

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CAPE TOWN, South Africa — The Boston consulting firm Bain and Company, which usually gets top dollar for its meticulously researched advice, charged $ 11 million on a contract in 2015 to advise South Africa’s tax agency on an ambitious [...]
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South Korean Leader Pushes Ahead on Plan to Meet Kim Jong-un

4 weeks ago | 0 comment
SEOUL, South Korea — President Moon Jae-in of South Korea sees a more urgent need to travel to North Korea next month and meet with its leader, Kim Jong-un, now that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s planned trip there this week [...]
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Tom Steyer’s $110 million plan to redefine the Democrats

2 months ago | 0 comment
Tom Steyer has set plans to spend at least $ 110 million in 2018, making the billionaire investor the largest single source of campaign cash on the left and placing him on a path to create a parallel party infrastructure with polling, analytics [...]
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Trump-Putin meeting rekindles ridiculed cyber plan

2 months ago | 0 comment
President Donald Trump once suggested a joint Russian-American task force to protect future elections from hackers. The idea prompted bipartisan disbelief at the time – [...]
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Trump aides plan fresh immigration crackdowns before midterms

3 months ago | 0 comment
Top aides to President Donald Trump are planning additional crackdowns on immigration before the November midterms, despite a growing backlash over the administration’s move to separate migrant children from parents at the border. Senior [...]
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Erdogan’s Plan to Raise a ‘Pious Generation’ Divides Parents in Turkey

3 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] Seeking re-election, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hopes to leave a lasting imprint by opening thousands of religious schools, even as standards slip in public ones. Source: NYT > World
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News Analysis: Trump Veers to a Korea Plan That Echoes Failures of the Past

4 months ago | 0 comment
“Trump apparently just agreed to a summit without any way forward on nuclear weapons or much of anything apart from a commitment to start a process whose purpose for now is ‘getting to know you,’” said Christopher R. Hill, who [...]
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Former drug industry lobbyist helps steer Trump drug plan

4 months ago | 0 comment
The White House official who will shape a large part of the administration’s drug price plan worked on many of the same issues as an industry lobbyist, raising questions about whether he violated President Donald Trump’s ethics [...]