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The Doomsday Clock Keeps Ticking

The Bomb and I go way back. In Seattle, where I grew up in the 1950s and ’60s, it was common wisdom that in the event of nuclear war, we were No. 2 on the target list because Seattle was the home of Boeing, maker of B-52 bombers and Minuteman missiles. In school we had

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Time ticking on US deadline to avert shutdown

WASHINGTON, DC – SEPTEMBER 20: Whip of the Congressional Progressive Caucus Rep. Greg Casar (D-TX) speaks and other CPC members listen during a news conference on government shutdown at the U.S. Capitol on September 20, 2023 in Washington, DC. The Congressional Progressive Caucus held a news conference to give the progressive perspective of a possible

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Australia’s $1.5 trillion ticking time bomb to meet its emissions reductions targets by 2050

Australia’s electricity grid is hurtling towards more blackouts as mammoth renewable energy and storage projects struggle to replace the closure of almost two-thirds of coal generators. Industry experts and the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) say the national grid is on the edge of historic transformation, warning electricity reliability will be imperilled without rapid and

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Clock ticking for Ukraine counteroffensive – Estonian Defence Minister

“The problem for Ukrainians is that we have four to seven weeks, depending on nature,” said Hanno Pevkur. “After that, we will probably see a bit less movement.” Estonia’s Defence Minister has warned the Ukrainian counteroffensive faces time pressure with winter looming.  ADVERTISEMENT At a press briefing in Tallinn, Hanno Pevkur said the window was

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Wall st. ticking higher | Manila Times

NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks rose on Monday ahead of a week-long update on where inflation and corporate profits are heading. The S&P 500 rose 10.58, or 0.2%, to 4409.53 in its second weak week in eight days. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 209.52 points, or 0.6%, to 33,944.40, while the Nasdaq Composite Index

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