Vice President Pence downplays concerns over disruptions to health care

Vice President Pence downplays concerns over disruptions to health careVice President Mike Pence dismissed concerns Thursday about the pace of Republican plans to repeal and replace the health care law passed by Democrats under President Barack Obama, promising an “orderly transition” to a new system. It was the only comment by Pence in a 20-minute speech that went beyond boilerplate rhetoric and touched on challenges facing the new administration.



Kellyanne Conway touts ‘conservative feminism’ at CPAC

Kellyanne Conway touts ‘conservative feminism’ at CPACAddressing the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday, presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway promoted herself as a model for an alternative to modern, progressive feminism. “I look at myself as a product of my choices, not as a victim of my circumstances, and that’s what conservative feminism is all about,” Conway said.



Production and Productivity Are the Biggest Issues for Tesla in 2017

Production and Productivity Are the Biggest Issues for Tesla in 2017Everything the company need to build the Model 3 is coming together. Now Tesla has to figure out how to sell, deliver, and service them.



GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after workers gunned down

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after workers gunned downOLATHE, Kan. (AP) — GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational headquarters — a largely white Kansas City suburb — didn't reflect it.



Malaysia murder mystery breaks with North Korean assassin tradition

Malaysia murder mystery breaks with North Korean assassin traditionBy James Pearson and Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - The bizarre assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half-brother marks a departure from the isolated country's repertoire of overseas operations, according to experts on its opaque ruling structures. Kim Jong Nam died last week after being assaulted at the airport in the Malaysian capital with what police believe was a fast-acting poison. South Korea has said that it believes the assassination was coordinated by a shadowy North Korean agency called the Reconnaissance General Bureau (RGB).





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