Satellite images reveal North Korea expanding facility used to produce weapons-grade uranium

Images captured by commercial imaging company Maxar earlier this week show construction is underway at a uranium enrichment plant located within the Yongbyon Nuclear Research Facility complex — changes that could allow North Korea to increase production of weapons-grade nuclear material by as much as 25 percent, Jeffrey Lewis, a weapons expert and professor at …

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Die, Beautiful Spotted Lanternfly, Die

On a recent weekend afternoon, Damian Biollo went to Hudson Yards with his wife to meet up with a drawing group that typically convenes in Central Park, where the mysteries of nature reveal themselves more reliably. On this day, a mall-cum-office park would dubiously provide the inspiration, but not long after they arrived, they noticed …

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Opinion | The Use of Antipsychotic Drugs in Nursing Homes

To the Editor: Re “False Diagnoses Conceal Drugging of Frail Seniors” (front page, Sept. 12): The deeper and more disturbing story underlying possible misdiagnosis and mishandling of medications for nursing home populations is the blame our country must take for the worsening situation of nursing home care. Deinstitutionalization put thousands into the community who were …

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Former employer of ‘Roaring Kitty’ fined $4 million over his role in pumping up GameStop.

The insurer MassMutual will pay a $4 million fine to Massachusetts securities regulators as part of a settlement involving the conduct of Keith Gill, a former employee and online trader known as “Roaring Kitty” whose relentless cheerleading for shares of GameStop was at the heart of the meme stock mania earlier this year. The unit …

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