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April 23, 2017

Donald Trump heads into tough week

Trump would like to revive a failed effort by House Republicans to replace the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare.” He also hopes to use a US$1 trillion catchall spending bill to salvage victories on his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall, a multibillion-dollar down payment on a Pentagon buildup, and perhaps a …

Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

— A supply ship bearing John Glenn’s name arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Change text size for the story record for most accumulated time in orbit — notified Mission Control when S.S. John Glenn was captured. Space station commander Peggy Whitson — who on …