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Stories with subject: Weapons administration
  • Dinamo Zagreb player fails doping test after Arsenal match 
    Updated: Oct-07-15 7:24 pm

    ZAGREB, Croatia - Dinamo Zagreb says midfielder Arijan Ademi failed a doping test after the Croatian side's Champions League win over Arsenal last month.

  • Atomic bomb test subject of new 'Manhattan' season story has photos
    Updated: Oct-07-15 6:48 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - After the first season of WGN America's "Manhattan," actor John Benjamin Hickey sought to learn more about the Manhattan Project.

  • US experts warn plutonium stocks could soar in East Asia story has photos
    Updated: Oct-07-15 4:35 am

    WASHINGTON - Experts warn that Northeast Asia could see a dangerous growth in stocks of weapons-usable plutonium - and U.S. lawmakers say Obama administration policies could be making matters worse.

  • Bomb squad disposes of explosives found at 2 houses 
    Updated: Oct-05-15 6:19 pm

    SALT LAKE CITY - Police say two Salt Lake City residents found explosives at their homes in separate incidents that both ended safely.

  • UK's Labour backs down on vote on scrapping nuclear weapons story has photos
    Updated: Sep-27-15 12:35 pm

    LONDON - Britain's Labour Party has decided to leave the country's nuclear weapons alone.

  • Correction: Vermont Yankee story 
    Updated: Sep-25-15 11:04 am

    BRATTLEBORO, Vermont - In a story Sept. 24 about the owner of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant, The Associated Press erroneously reported which government agency requires a 30-day notice before the plant owners withdraw money from a decommissioning fund. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission requires notification, not the state of Vermont. The story also erroneously reported the state's role. The state may ask to be notified when requests for withdrawals are made, not ask for hearings.

  • UN agency: Iran's role in nuclear probe meets standards story has photos
    Updated: Sep-21-15 1:50 pm

    VIENNA - The chief of the U.N. nuclear agency acknowledged Monday that samples used to determine whether Iran tried to develop a nuclear weapon were collected by the Iranians instead of agency experts, but insisted the probe stands up to strict agency standards.

  • Correction: Iran-Nuclear story 
    Updated: Sep-21-15 10:53 am

    VIENNA - In a story Sept. 20 about a trip to Iran by the head of the U.N. nuclear agency, The Associated Press erroneously referred to the place he was visiting as an Iranian nuclear site. In fact, it is a military site where some believe nuclear weapons work may have occurred.

  • Bicyclists show support for military bomb disposal experts 
    Updated: Sep-20-15 3:01 am

    FORT WALTON BEACH, Florida - Hundreds of bicyclists are riding through the Florida Panhandle to show their support for military bomb disposal experts.

  • US starts carrying out nuke deal as time expires on GOP 
    Updated: Sep-17-15 6:52 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Obama administration began carrying out the Iran nuclear deal Thursday as time expired on Republican efforts to derail it, appointing a senior diplomat to ensure that Tehran moves further away from bomb-making capability and outlining a months-long process before Western nations will start easing economic sanctions.

  • With a rocket's red glare? N. Korea gears up for major fete story has photos
    Updated: Sep-16-15 10:41 pm

    PYONGYANG, North Korea - China just put on a big military parade, a few months after Russia did the same. But there's no country more adept at putting on elaborate, massive displays of state power than North Korea, the undisputed goose-stepping capital of the world, and next month, Pyongyang will stage what is likely to be its biggest celebration in years.

  • Judge orders psych tests for man accused in 9/11 bomb plot 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 5:11 pm

    JACKSONSVILLE, Florida - A judge on Tuesday ordered a mental evaluation for a young Florida man accused by the FBI of sending bomb-making plans to an informant for an attack at a 9/11 anniversary event in Missouri.

  • NKorea warns it has restarted all nuclear bomb fuel plants story has photos
    Updated: Sep-15-15 3:40 pm

    PYONGYANG, North Korea - With a big anniversary drawing near, North Korea declared Tuesday it has upgraded and restarted all of its atomic fuel plants - meaning it could possibly make more, and more sophisticated, nuclear weapons.

  • UN official urges Iran to sign nuclear test ban treaty 
    Updated: Sep-12-15 12:21 am

    UNITED NATIONS - The head of the U.N.'s nuclear test ban treaty organization says Iran should follow up on its historic nuclear deal with world powers by ratifying the treaty and assuring it will never conduct a nuclear test explosion.

  • Correction: Kerr Dam Transfer story story has photos
    Updated: Sep-09-15 11:58 am

    HELENA, Montana - In a story Sept. 4 story about a lawsuit to block a Montana dam transfer to two Indian tribes, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of the organization promoting trade between Turkey and Native American tribes. It is the Turkish Coalition of America, not the Turkish Council of America.