Electronics

North Korea: We will launch ‘super-mighty preemptive strike’ on US forces, mainland – Business Insider

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

A North Korean ballistic rocket launching. Thomson Reuters North Korean state media warned the United States of a “super-mighty preemptive strike” after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the United States was looking at ways to bring pressure to bear on North Korea over its nuclear program. US President Donald Trump has taken a hard line with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who has rebuffed admonitions from its…

GOP makes new bid on Obamacare repeal – Politico

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

The deal is being brokered by centrist Tuesday Group co-chair Tom MacArthur and hard-right Freedom Caucus head Mark Meadows (pictured above). | AP By Adam Cancryn 04/20/17 09:40 AM EDT Updated 04/20/17 10:26 AM EDT 2017-04-20T10:26-0400 House Republicans are outlining a new deal that could revive their bid to repeal Obamacare — and set up an all-out sprint to make concrete progress on health care amid the specter of a…

Patriots, Trump hit back on White House crowd – ESPN

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The New England Patriots are taking issue with a New York Times photo comparison that suggested a significantly smaller turnout for their Super Bowl celebration at the White House with President Donald Trump than one two years ago with then-President Barack Obama. The Times on Wednesday used an Associated Press photo of the Patriots standing behind Obama on the south side of…

Sarah Palin, Kid Rock, Ted Nugent visit President Trump at the White House – Fox News

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

To paraphrase a famous magazine cover: Break the Internet, President Trump. In a gathering of perhaps the most famous conservative personalities and entertainers in the country, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and musicians Kid Rock and Ted Nugent dined at the White House with Trump on Wednesday night. Palin, Nugent and Kid Rock supported Trump during his underdog presidential candidacy, with Palin, the 2008 GOP vice presidential candidate,…

US aircraft carrier revelation leaves South Koreans feeling cheated – The Boston Globe

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

SEOUL — When news broke less than two weeks ago that the Trump administration was sending the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson to the Korean Peninsula, many South Koreans feared a possible war with North Korea. Others cheered for Washington, calling the deployment a powerful symbol of its commitment to deterring the North. On Wednesday, after it was revealed that the carrier strike group was actually thousands of miles away and…

‘Stay strong, Papa Bear': Stephen Colbert bids a ‘fond’ farewell to Bill O’Reilly – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Among those upset about the end of Bill O’Reilly’s remarkable run at Fox News Channel: Stephen Colbert. Not the actual Stephen Colbert, who spends considerable time these days needling and lampooning President Trump. The character Stephen Colbert, of the late, great “Colbert Report.” On that satirical show, which ended its Comedy Central run near the end of 2014, the actual Colbert played a fictional bloviator of the same name. His pompous,…