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North Korea said Wednesday it successfully tested a new hypersonic missile it implied was being developed as nuclear capable as it continues to expand its military capabilities while pressuring Washington and Seoul over long-stalled negotiations over its nuclear weapons. The North’s official Korean Central News Agency said the missile during its first flight test on Tuesday met key technical requirements set out by defense scientists, including launch stability and the maneuverability and gliding flight characteristics of the “detached hypersonic gliding warhead.” The latest launch, which came after two rounds of missile tests this month, was shortly before North Korea’s U.N. envoy accused the United States of hostility and demanded the Biden administration permanently end joint military exercises with rival South Korea and the deployment of strategic assets in the region.
NEW ORLEANS, September 28, 2021--Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have until November 23, 2021 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against AppHarvest, Inc. (NasdaqGS: APPH), if they purchased the Company’s securities between May 17, 2021 and August 10, 2021, inclusive (the "Class Period"). This action is pending in the United States District Court for the Sou
Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday U.S. President Joe Biden's administration was not the friendliest and its electric vehicle policy appeared to be controlled by labor unions. Speaking at a tech conference in California, Musk was critical of a White House summit on electric vehicles in August to which automakers other than Tesla were invited.
Beijing is prodding government-owned firms and state-backed property developers such as China Vanke Co Ltd to purchase some of embattled China Evergrande Group's assets, people with knowledge of the matter said. Evergrande, saddled with $305 billion in liabilities, is teetering on the brink of collapse. Authorities are hoping, however, that asset purchases will ward off or at least mitigate any social unrest that could occur if Evergrande were to suffer a messy collapse, they said, declining to be identified due to the sensitivity of the matter.
The baby news comes 11 months after Lucky Blue Smith and Nara Pellman welcomed their daughter Rumble Honey
The rest of the week looks to be fairly soggy across parts of Atlantic Canada, with 50-80 mm of soaking rains possible for parts of Nova Scotia and 30-50 mm for much of Newfoundland through Friday, courtesy of a boundary that is allowing sluggish systems to move through.
Palmer starred on the reality show's fifth season in 2004, though he didn't find love on the show.
The college sports leaders who run the College Football Playoff have about four months to come to an agreement on a new format if expansion is to be implemented for the 2024 season. If they can't get it done by then, any change to the way major college football decides its national champion will have to wait until the current television contract with ESPN runs out after 2025. “We have time,” CFP Executive Director Bill Hancock said Tuesday after a four-hour meeting with the management committee.
A North Carolina county on Tuesday added several mining-related standards to its zoning regulations, taking steps that directly affect a proposed Piedmont Lithium Inc mine that could eventually supply the ultralight battery mineral to Tesla Inc. The new rules came after commissioners in August set a 60-day mining moratorium. Representatives for Piedmont were not immediately available to comment.
The show reportedly pays its cast members based on experience
Baselode Energy Corp. ("Baselode" or the "Company") (TSXV: FIND) (OTCQB: BSENF) is pleased to announce the closing of the second and final tranche of its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the "Offering"). Under the second tranche, the Company sold 5,669,795 flow-through units of the Company (the "FT Units") at a price of C$0.48 per FT Unit and 2,548,684 non-flow-through units of the Company (the "Units") at a price of C$0.48 per Unit for gross proceeds to the Company of C$3,94
Health professionals are warning of a further increase in hospitalizations and deaths, and a worsening surge in children.
Colombian singer-songwriter Camilo dominated the announcement of the 2021 Latin Grammy Awards nominations, garnering 10, including nods in all three top categories — album of the year (for “Mis Manos”), record of the year (for “Vida de Rico” and “Amen”) and song of the year (for “Vida de Rico” and “Dios Así Lo Quiso”). Also […]
The NBA released tentative health and safety protocols to its teams Tuesday, detailing how unvaccinated players will be tested far more often than their vaccinated colleagues and face a slew of other restrictions. Further, unvaccinated players will be “required to remain at their residence when in their home market,” teams were told in the draft of the rules, a copy of which was obtained by The Associated Press. The league is working with the National Basketball Players Association to finalize the protocols, but some details were agreed upon weeks ago — including provisions where unvaccinated players will be tested on all practice, travel, team activity and game days.
The hope for Florida's Keyontae Johnson is to be “happy and healthy" this season. Coach Mike White said Tuesday that Johnson has not been medically cleared to practice even though it's been nearly 10 months since the standout forward collapsed on the court and was rushed to a nearby hospital. White said “Coach Key” will remain an integral part of the team.
Lahaul Spiti (Himachal Pradesh) [India], September 29 (ANI): Fourteen members of the mountaineering team from West Bengal stranded for over two weeks with two bodies at over 5,000m high Khamengar glacier of Lahaul Spiti valley in Himachal Pradesh are likely to reach Kaza, Lahaul Spiti Deputy Commissioner Neeraj Kumar said.
Ahead of Wednesday's court hearing in the conservatorship case, Hulu, Netflix and CNN all have documentaries about the pop star.
Pacific nations face ‘lost decade’ due to economic cost of Covid. Pacific Islands face greatest economic contraction in four decades, according to a new report from the Lowy Institute
Chile's lower congressional chamber on Tuesday approved a bill that would allow citizens to make a fourth withdrawal from their pension funds, and sent it to the Senate for a vote, despite opposition from the government. Chile's government and the Central Bank have warned that passing the bill would negatively affect the economy, as Chileans further deplete funds meant for retirement. Before the pandemic, Chileans were not allowed to tap into their pension funds until their actual retirement.
Japan's ruling party votes for a new leader on Wednesday who will almost certainly become the next prime minister ahead of a general election due in weeks and with the economy staggering from the COVID-19 pandemic. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, his support in tatters ahead of the election, in a surprise move said he would step down after only a year as the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) leader at a scheduled Sept. 29 party vote. The new party chief is expected to become the next prime minister as the LDP holds a majority in the parliament's powerful lower house, but the contest has created political uncertainty in Japan with four candidates.