Day: January 1, 2019

No new tone for Donald Trump, as he attacks McChrystal and 'haters'

President Donald Trump(Photo: Carolyn Kaster, AP) WASHINGTON – Whether it’s mocking “haters” or attacking retired four-star general Stanley McChrystal for criticizing him, President Donald Trump served New Year’s Day notice Tuesday that he is not soothing his aggressive tone. “‘General” McChrystal got fired like a dog by […]

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft survives humanity’s most distant exploration

Scientists say NASA spacecraft New Horizons has survived humanity’s most distant exploration of another world. New Horizons made a successful flyby of the tiny, icy celestial object known as Ultima Thule, 6.5 billion kilometres from Earth, at 12:33 a.m. ET Tuesday, but confirmation only came 10 hours later, given the […]