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Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a measure making Washington the first state to set up its own net-neutrality requirements in response to the Federal Communications Commission’s recent repeal of Obama-era rules. Advertisements
Tuesday President Trump said the U.S. is “ready to go hard in either direction” after North Korea promised to not use nuclear or conventional weapons against Seoul and expressed a willingness to hold talks with the United States on denuclearization.
Thursday Vladimir Putin claimed Russia has developed a new set of strategic nuclear weapons that can’t be intercepted, marking a breakthrough that could dramatically increase the country’s military capabilities, as U.S. officials told Fox News the missiles are still not operational.
The Pentagon says it plans to develop two “low-yield” nuclear warheads to be launched from ballistic-missile submarines and warships, to send a message to Moscow — which the Trump administration accuses of amassing a stockpile of tactical nuclear weapons.
Saturday’s errant ballistic-missile alert to cellphones, televisions and radio stations in Hawaii has officials in Washington planning to find out what went wrong. Federal Communication Commission Chairman Ajit Pai announced plans for a probe via Twitter.
The U.S. telecom regulators are slated to repeal so-called net neutrality rules, which restrict the power of Internet service providers to influence loading speeds for specific websites or apps.
North Korea’s crippling nuclear test site is turning the area into a “wasteland” where “deformed babies” are being born and 80 percent of vegetation dies off due to nuclear radiation, nearly two dozen defectors told a South Korean newspaper Monday.
As North Korea forges ahead with its nuke and missile programs, Kim Jong Un is also trying to boost Pyongyang’s power in space, vowing to launch more satellites and saying efforts to kneecap the Hermit Kingdom’s space program are “not tolerable.”
Thursday President Trump accused the “Fake Media” of ignoring new details about the 2010 approval of a controversial uranium deal with a Russian company, amid scrutiny of potential “conflicts of interest” for Hillary Clinton and the Obama administration.
North Korea issued a new threat to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean, so President Trump tweeted Friday that the rogue regime’s leader would be “tested like never before.”