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Trump may be preparing for a wide-ranging firing spree
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Trump may be preparing for a wide-ranging firing spree

President Donald Trump. Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Donald Trump may be preparing to fire a host of top administration officials. Those reported to be on the chopping block include the national security adviser, H.R. McMaster; Attorney General Jeff Sessions; Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin; the former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe; and the White House…

The tricky task of preparing for the Trump-Kim summit
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The tricky task of preparing for the Trump-Kim summit

Image copyright AFP Image caption How do you get ready for unprecedented meeting between two wildly unpredictable men. And is there time? Back in September, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un vowed to "tame" Donald Trump, deriding the president as a "mentally deranged US dotard". President Trump replied by calling Mr Kim a "maniac" and a…

Preparing for Malicious Uses of AI
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Preparing for Malicious Uses of AI

We've co-authored a paper that forecasts how malicious actors could misuse AI technology, and potential ways we can prevent and mitigate these threats. This paper is the outcome of almost a year of sustained work with our colleagues at the Future of Humanity Institute, the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk, the Center for…