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The launch of Sputnik 60 years ago opened space era

Oct 4, 2017

The launch of the world's first satellite 60 years ago by the Soviet Union ushered in the space era and showcased Moscow's military might and technological prowess

US agencies ordered to stop using Russian company's software

Sep 14, 2017

U.S. federal agencies are being told to stop using computer software supplied by Kaspersky Lab because of concerns about its ties to the Russian government and its spy agencies

The Latest: SKorea faces 'unprecedented security threat'

Sep 8, 2017

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says more launchers were added to a contentious high-tech missile defense system because his country faces an unprecedented security threat from North Korea

The Latest: Moon, Abe call for stronger sanctions on NKorea

Sep 7, 2017

Moon, Abe reaffirms support for stronger sanctions against North Korea

US Navy leader considers unmanned vehicles to increase power

Aug 31, 2017

The U.S. Navy's senior officer is looking to unmanned vehicles as he figures out how to increase naval power quickly

Weapons Technology

Body cameras, now gun cameras? Some police trying them out

Oct 14, 2017

A small number of police departments are showing interest in a new type of video camera that can be mounted directly on officers' guns

The Latest: Campus cops were told student may have weapon

Oct 10, 2017

Texas Tech University's campus police chief says an officer performed a wellness check on a 19-year-old student because the department received reports that he had been acting erratically and might have "a weapon"

Russia's Putin visits Turkey as ties between the two deepen

Sep 28, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin is traveling to Turkey for talks with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on developments in Iraq and Syria and Turkey's decision to purchase a Russian-made missile defense system

Iran points at US and warns of new nuclear arms race

Sep 26, 2017

Iran's deputy foreign minister is pointing at the United States while warning that a new nuclear arms race and a new competition to modernize nuclear weapons are starting

World wonders: Could NKorea fire nuclear missile over Japan?

Sep 23, 2017

While North Korea says its next nuclear test will involve a missile flying over Japan, many experts don't think the country would take such a risk _ but they're not ruling it out

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