The threat of an impending war with North Korea intensified after the country's state television reported last month it launched a new intercontinental ballistic missile, Hwasong 15, which is a nuclear-capable weapon that could reach the entire continental U.S.
North Korea is believed to have started its chemical and biological weapons program in the early 1960s and began possibly weaponizing biological agents in the 1980s, according to the report.
Japanese paper quotes a source who says testing involves ensuring anthrax survives the vast temperatures generated during re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere.
The report by NTI also stated North Korea was capable of indigenously producing other agents of biological warfare including Variola major (smallpox), Francisella tularensis (rabbit fever), and Bunyaviridae Hantavirus (Korean hemorrhagic fever).
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Replies to this solution, however, prove that it does not seem to work for most Pixel 2 owners in the thread. Recently the Pixel 2 was reported to have a slow fingerprint sensor after the Android 8.1 update.
North Korea denied the reports, however, with the state-run Korean Central News Agency citing Pyongyang's adherence to the Biological Weapons Convention, thus "maintain [ing] its consistent stand to oppose development, manufacture, stockpiling and possession of biological weapons".
The White House said in its new National Security Strategy, issued on Monday, that North Korea is pursuing "nuclear, chemical and biological weapons". However, North Korea has set to ideal its re-entry technology.
North Korea isn't limiting their arsenal to conventional weapons, but is actively experimenting with biological weapons as well, according to a report in Japan's Asahi newspaper.
Kim Jong Un's scientists launched its "greatest" ICBM in late November that the regime claimed could carry a "super-heavy nuclear warhead" that could strike "the whole mainland of the U.S".
Legal challenges have forced Uber to halt UberPop in most major European countries in favour of UberX, which requires a licence. HAS become the second United Kingdom city to ban Uber after receiving more than 150 complaints about the taxi-hailing app.
Firstly, he says in the second half of 2018, Play will require new apps and app updates to target a recent Android API level. One year later, in August 2019, new apps and updates will be required to be submitted with both 64-bit and 32-bit binaries.
Scott Malkin and Ledecky paid $485 million for the Islanders in 2014 but didn't take control of the franchise until 2016. The team is playing great but more importantly the Isles no longer have to play at Barclays Center.
US Vice President Mike Pence has postponed his trip to Israel and Egypt in order to participate in the ongoing tax legislation. The vice president wanted to make sure that he was in place to break a tie if it were necessary, the official said.
The outsize impact of the one-vote margin came after other close results in off-year elections across the country. A Republican delegate in Fairfax County held onto his seat following his district's recount last week.
With those tools in place and this new deal, Facebook is another step closer in its quest to be a destination for high-end video. You'll soon be able to legally add some of the hippest background music to those dog and cat videos you post on Facebook .
After Track assaulted his father, both Todd and Sarah fled the home and Track engaged in a brief standoff with police. Track proceeded to break in through a window, and began hitting his father in the face as he pinned him to the floor.
She's already ordered Apple Inc., Starbucks Corp. and Amazon.com Inc.to repay tax while a probe of McDonald's Corp.is continuing. European competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said: 'Countries can not just allow selected companies to pay less tax.
Facebook declined to comment beyond pointing to its law enforcement guidelines and Government Requests Report. "Once a person turns off face recognition we delete their template completely", Facebook's spokesperson said.
He also took pictures with Eddie George, the former Ohio State running back, and others on ESPN's College GameDay set. Regardless of the reason, there was a falling out between the Buckeyes and Parsons following the visit.
Stenhouse made the NASCAR playoffs for the first time in 2017 and will continue racing for Roush Fenway Racing next season. Her full-time career ended at the end of the 2017 season after she parted ways with Stewart-Haas Racing.
Snow forecast upped for tonight, tomorrow
Snow flurries or light snow showers are possible Sunday but at this time with little to no accumulation is expected again. On the first official day of winter we will be heading back to more seasonable numbers with highs in the upper-40s.
State Health Officials Say Flu Widespread
Reported cases are slightly higher than this time previous year ; however, influenza activity typically does increase in December. The more people who get it, he said, the less likely there will be a serious flu problem in the country.
Google Chrome to start blocking ads in February
This program attempts to define standards for online advertising, recommending against some of the more annoying ones. Google will notify websites that contain these ads of a potential blocking through its Ad Experience Report tool .
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The team accepted a bid to the Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl where they will take on the Akron Zips Tuesday at 7 p.m. Second-year head coach Jason Candle was a hot interview target during the recent run of coaching hires, but remains at UT.