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San Diego destroyer arrives off Korea, part of growing 'armada'

San Diego destroyer arrives off Korea, part of growing 'armada'

Washington has said all options are on the table to deal with North Korea. It also desires more robust participation in sanctions by China, including cutting off oil supplies to the isolated regime. The North's Rodong Sinmun - the official mouthpiece of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea - warned Tuesday of dire consequences in the event of a US-led pre-emptive strike.


US President Donald Trump Calls International Space Station To Congratulate Astronaut's Achievement

US President Donald Trump Calls International Space Station To Congratulate Astronaut's Achievement

Whitson has worked for NASA since 1989 and took her first space flight in 2002. "You have broken the record for the most total time spent in space by an American astronaut". Nasa is building the hardware right now to test a new rocket that will carry astronauts farther from Earth than ever before, she said. Her fellow USA astronaut Jack Fisher arrived at the ISS last week for the first time.


Former President George HW Bush hospitalized for pneumonia

Former President George HW Bush hospitalized for pneumonia

Popular Video Smoking still kills a disturbing number of people every year. Bush, 91, had an overlapping stay at the same hospital for treatment of bronchitis. The war led to the deaths of approximately 193,000 civilians, according to Iraq Body Count. Bush suffers from a form of Parkinson's disease and must use a wheelchair or scooter for mobility.


Trump asks NASA to speed up exploration and send humans to Mars

Trump asks NASA to speed up exploration and send humans to Mars

Today is her 535th cumulative day in space, one day longer than the record previously held by astronaut Jeff Williams . "Well that's good. I'm glad to hear that". " Well, there you go, there's our resident space ninja doing the gravity demonstration ", Fischer continued. "And yesterday morning, I had my coffee in floaty ball form, and, sir, it was delicious".


North Korea refrains from provocations but hints at future 'events'

North Korea refrains from provocations but hints at future 'events'

But no such event - which usually happens in the morning - had taken place by noon, and Seoul's defence ministry said no unusual development was detected. During a White House lunch with ambassadors of United Nations Security Council member states on Monday, the US president called unacceptable the "status quo in North Korea".