U.S. Animal Industries Pose Disease Risks to People, Report Says

The authors analyzed 36 animal markets in the United States, including dog breeding, hunting and trapping, livestock auctions, backyard chicken farming and petting zoos. To assess how much risk each industry posed, they conducted interviews with experts and reviewed scientific papers, publicly available data, government regulations and more. For each industry, they considered 10 factors,


Putin's Motives Pose a Problem for U.S. Intelligence Companies

WASHINGTON — On the peak of the Russian effort in 2016 to govern the U.S. presidential election, the C.I.A. had a secret weapon: a mole with some entry to the internal circle of Russia’s president, Vladimir V. Putin, who was in a position to inform Washington about how the grasp tactician was fascinated about his