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UN Security Council wants nuke test ban implementation

UN Security Council wants nuke test ban implementation

U.S. Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson (R) and British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson attend the UN Security Council meeting at the UN headquarters in New York, Sept. But it still can not go on site to inspect for tests until the treaty enters into force. But opposition remains strong, although advocates say that computer modeling and other cutting edge techniques make real testing obsolete.


Mark Zuckerberg pledges $3 billion to cure all diseases

Mark Zuckerberg pledges $3 billion to cure all diseases

Their plan was formally announced at an event attended by business and political leaders including former Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates , San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom . Similarly, this project will work on the same. The Biohub will be led by the University of California, San Francisco Professor Joseph DeRisi and Stanford University Professor Stephen Quake, who worked on small molecule screening and biological measurements.



Yahoo to confirm 200 million accounts were hacked, reports say

Back in August, Motherboard's Joseph Cox reported that 200 million apparent Yahoo user credentials were being sold on the dark web . Yahoo may be about to announce a massive data breach that has led to the loss of data about several hundred million users.



31 nations sign on to climate pact

The pact - which was signed in NY on 22 April by 175 countries at the largest, single-day signing ceremony in history - will enter into force 30 days after at least 55 countries, accounting for 55 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions, deposit their instruments of ratification.



Iran's Rohani Calls Out US' 'Lack of Compliance' on Nuclear Deal

On the anniversary of the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran, as an expert in law and someone who has worked in the highest levels of the judicial system in my country, I am very shocked and also angry for the inaction and silence of the global community towards 30,000 men and women and even children who were unjustly executed.


Manatee-riding Florida man talks smack to cops, arrested

Manatee-riding Florida man talks smack to cops, arrested

Massengale was seen "reaching out for, touching and laying" on top of manatees in a creek, Officer Bobby Dube said in a news release. The report says Massengale - a homeless, self-described student preacher in Key Largo - told witnesses he was riding the animals.