Day: February 14, 2018

US Buys More Bombs to Target Nuclear Weapons Stored Underground

US Buys More Bombs to Target Nuclear Weapons Stored Underground © US Air Force Military & Intelligence22:21 14.02.2018(updated 22:24 14.02.2018) Get short URL201 The US just ordered a lot more of the bombs tailored for missions of “reaching and destroying our adversaries’ weapons of mass destruction located in well-protected facilities,” scenarios that call to mind […]

Italy court sends right-to-die case to Constitutional Court

0 Shares Email A court in Milan has asked Italy’s Constitutional Court to rule in the case of a right-to-die advocate who brought a well-known DJ to an assisted suicide clinic in Switzerland to die after he was paralyzed in a car crash. Marco Capaldo said Wednesday he was grateful that the Constitutional Court might […]

First blood test to help diagnose brain injuries gets US OK

0 Shares Email U.S. health regulators have approved the first blood test to help diagnose traumatic brain injuries. The move means Banyan Biomarkers can commercialize its test, giving the San Diego-based company an edge in the biotech industry’s race to find a way to diagnose concussions. The test doesn’t detect concussions, but instead measures two […]

The Latest: Marijuana case judge indicates he’s sympathetic

The Latest on a lawsuit challenging federal marijuana laws (all times local): 1:50 p.m. The judge hearing a lawsuit challenging federal marijuana laws has indicated that he is sympathetic to some patients who use cannabis to treat medical conditions. On Wednesday, Judge Alvin Hellerstein in New York addressed an attorney for plaintiffs who want to […]

US Marines to Get More PSYOP Tools

US Marines to Get More PSYOP Tools © AFP 2018/ VANO SHLAMOVMilitary & Intelligence21:59 14.02.2018Get short URL 0 0 0 The US military is planning to arm US Marines with PSYOP (psychological operations or local influence operations) capabilities despite a checkered history suggesting warfighters may be best off sticking with warfighting. The US military’s record […]