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The US already fought a cold war with China — it went very badly

US officials and policymakers have embraced a "new Cold War" framing of competition with China. But the Cold War between the US and the Soviet Union also featured competition with China, and it was a contest in which the US fared poorly and millions suffered. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  When Gen. Omar... go to Article >

The US is preparing for a fight with China in the Pacific. Here's how Army special operators will stay relevant.

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement The US government and military have made clear that China is a long-term priority, citing a series of incidents as evidence of the challenge Beijing poses. Chinese spies have stolen from US academic and technological... read more

Americans are 'not sensitized' to high US casualties likely in a future war, Marine Corps' top officer says

0 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement The US public is not used to the heavy casualties that are likely in a future conflict between similarly powerful forces, the Marine Corps' top general said this week. The Corps, like other military branches, is... read more

The soccer game so foggy nobody could see anything

5 Days ago Sports Source: Sbnation.com

PA Images via Getty Images Arsenal and Dynamo Moscow once played a friendly in impenetrable smog. It was very silly. On November 21st, 1945, London was witness — at least in theory — to a friendly between Arsenal and Dynamo Moscow. It was... read more

Russian 'bullying' in a European hotspot stirs Cold War memories for the region's former top US Navy officer

3 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement Aggressive Russian behavior in the Black Sea region is a reminder of similar actions during the Cold War, the former top Navy officer in the region, now-retired Adm. James Foggo, said this week. While the Black Sea has... read more

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 23 Sep 2020

4 Days ago News Source: Theweek.co.uk

Boris Johnson unveils new Covid crackdown Boris Johnson has warned of “tougher measures” to come if people do not follow the latest coronavirus restrictions. Pubs, restaurants and other hospitality... read more

A high-seas food fight has already 'gone kinetic,' and US military officials warn it still poses a bigger threat

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement Fishing fleets that haul in huge catches, sometimes illegally, from around the world are a security challenge that has already caused armed encounters, senior US military officials said this month. Illegal, unreported,... read more

Is There a New ‘SNL’ Episode Airing This Week?

1 Day ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Season 45 of “SNL” has been a weird one thanks to the coronavirus pandemic shutting down basically everything. But the show has gone on, with NBC putting on several “SNL At Home” episodes thus far during this period of social distancing. In the... read more

Intel explains its strategy for standing out in edge computing, the next $65 billion battleground in the processor market — and why it's not...

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement Edge computing — which is to say, the concept of running advanced AI on a device, rather than from the cloud — is the underpinning behind many of the most-anticipated technological advancements coming down the pipeline.... read more

Read the letter one of Belgium's top virologists sent his children on how they can safely get on with their lives

4 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement Dear Peter, Johan and Nele,  I hope you are all well.  It is so good to hear you all doing so well. Johan, Roxane, Nele, and Jeffrey, we're happy to see the kids back in school, and Peter and Valeria, it's good that you... read more

Former Mueller prosecutor says the special counsel let down the public and describes Trump as 'an animal' in new book

5 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement Andrew Weissmann, a prosecutor who worked on the former special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, offers a scathing account of Mueller's handling of the probe,... read more