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Trump’s North Korea threats leave Asia struggling to explain

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — Was it a bluff? A warning that Washington would shoot down North Korea’s next missile test? A simple restatement of past policy? Officials and pundits across Asia struggled Wednesday to parse U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to “totally destroy North Korea” if provoked.

Mexicans dig in rubble seeking survivors as quake kills 149

MEXICO CITY — Rescuers and volunteers frantically dug through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings long into the night, looking for survivors of Mexico’s deadliest earthquake since 1985 as the number of confirmed fatalities jumped to 226 early Wednesday.

SpaceX makes blooper video

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—SpaceX has put together a bloopers video showing “How NOT to land an orbital rocket booster.”

Set to John Philip Sousa's rousing march “The Liberty Bell,” the two-minute video posted yesterday shows rockets exploding at sea and over land.

The opening blast—from 2013—even is synchronized to the music.