Foxconn establishes its North American headquarters in Milwaukee

Foxconn is extending its fledgling American footprint beyond its planned display factory in Wisconsin. The tech manufacturing behemoth is establishing its North American headquarters in Milwaukee, 30 miles north of the upcoming factory. It’s buying a seven-story building from Northwestern Mutual and expects 500 people to work at the facility, which will include an innovation […]

‘Treated like animals’: A North Korean defector tells the brutal story of what happened to him after he was caught trying to escape

Harrison Jacobs/Business Insider A 32-year-old North Korean defector named Scott Kim tells the brutal story of what happened to him after he was caught in China after escaping from the isolated country. Kim said that he was brought to a detention camp where he and his fellow inmates were “treated like animals.” After escaping North […]

The White House defends Trump saluting a North Korean general as a ‘common courtesy’

Jason K. Morrell/Twitter Critics have attacked Trump after North Korea released footage of the US President saluting a North Korean general. The White House has defended his actions, arguing that it was a “common courtesy” and he was simply returning a salute from the general. One retired US major general said: “It is wholly inappropriate […]

The White House defends Trump saluting a North Korean general as a ‘common courtesy’

Jason K. Morrell/Twitter Critics have attacked Trump after North Korea released footage of the US President saluting a North Korean general. The White House has defended his actions, arguing that it was a “common courtesy” and he was simply returning a salute from the general. One retired US major general said: “It is wholly inappropriate […]

Trump is set for embarrassment or glory on North Korea — but if Kim crosses him, all hell could break loose

Getty Images/Pool photo President Donald Trump has put his personal legacy on the line by meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. If history is any indication, any perceived slight from Pyongyang could cause a potentially violent meltdown.  Trump harshly responds to perceived betrayals, as he recently did with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. […]

Gasp! Rachel Maddow reveals shocking fact that North Korea has a border with Russia

Regular MSNBC viewers will be familiar with Rachel Maddow and her affinity for Russiagate speculation; but the conspiracy-happy host has finally gone off the deep end with her coverage of the Singapore nuclear summit this week. On Tuesday’s episode of her show, Maddow launched an 18-minute long attempt to prove that the person who benefited […]

North America bid wins FIFA World Cup 2026 hosting rights

The North American joint bid comprising the USA, Mexico and Canada has won the right to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The decision was announced at FIFA’s annual congress in Moscow on Wednesday. The bid beat off competition from Morocco and was chosen in a vote by 203 of FIFA’s 210 member federations present in […]

How long it might take North Korean missiles and nuclear warheads to reach major US cities

KCNA President Donald Trump is meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore to discuss nuclear weapons. The stakes are high: US weapons experts believe North Korean missiles can strike anywhere in the US. A North Korean nuclear missile would take about 40 minutes to reach New York City once launched. However, very little […]