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B61-12 warhead, Sandia National Laboratory image WASHINGTON: A provision in the SASC’s 2021 defense policy bill that could have caused great friction between two powerful committees has been quashed. The provision would have handed DoD budgetary control of nuclear weapons development in the wake of strong opposition  — including from Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette and …

A technician is pictured in 2018 applying Allied BioScience’s first-generation antimicrobial coating product. Image: Allied BioScience/AFP A specially formulated antimicrobial coating can keep surfaces clear of a human coronavirus for up to 90 days with just one application, a preliminary study said Friday, suggesting a new line of defense against COVID-19. The paper by researchers …

An El Cerrito resident who said he awoke to find a man trying to break into his home early Saturday morning fatally shot the alleged burglar, according to police. Authorities have not made any arrests in the shooting, which will be reviewed by the Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office, said El Cerrito Police Capt. Robert …

FILE PHOTO: An Iranian man wears a protective face mask, following the coronavirus outbreak, as he walks in Tehran, Iran March 5, 2020. WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Nazanin Tabatabaee via REUTERS DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran has had 237 deaths from coronavirus and 7,161 infections, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur said on state TV on Monday. …

CBS News medical contributor Dr. Tara Narula says many more Americans are going to be diagnosed with the new coronavirus as testing in the U.S. ramps up and the disease’s true spread is revealed, but the rising numbers shouldn’t worry the majority of people. “We’re really talking about those over 60, 70, 80 at risk,” …

Coronavirus kills 6 in Washington state  CNN Washington state says coronavirus death toll rises to 6  Fox News Coronavirus death toll rises in US  CBS Evening News 14 coronavirus cases, including five deaths, in King…  Kirkland Reporter 6 deaths from Coronavirus in Washington state; more cases confirmed in U.S.  WIAT – CBS42.com View Full Coverage on Google News Source link

This article was paid for by Raw Story subscribers. Not a subscriber? Try us and go ad-free for $1. Prefer to give a one-time tip? Click here. Terry H. Schwadron Here’s another topic that has never reached a political debate stage: The Trump administration has endorsed – and is developing – cluster bombs and antipersonnel …

It is the deadliest day yet for the coronavirus, which originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan and has continued to spread rapidly across the country and around the world. China’s National Health Commission announced the new death toll on Saturday, adding that the country’s total number of infections had risen to 37,198. Out …

The United States killed a high-profile commander of Iran’s secretive Quds Force, the Defense Department said late Thursday. “At the direction of the President, the U.S. military has taken decisive defensive action to protect U.S. personnel abroad,” the department said in a statement announcing the death of Qassim Suleimani, a commander of Iran’s military forces …

Several Kenyan police officers were killed on Saturday when their vehicle hit a roadside bomb near the Somali border, authorities said. “Unfortunately we lost some officers and the vehicle they were travelling in has been severely damaged,” said the Kenyan chief of police, Hilary Mutyambai, without giving an exact number of fatalities. Another police source …