Trump Warns US 'Locked and Loaded' as North Readies Missiles

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BEDMINSTER, New Jersey (AP) — President Donald Trump tweeted Friday that the U.S. military is "locked and loaded" if North Korea acts "unwisely," escalating an exchange of threats between the nuclear-armed nations. American and South Korean officials said they would move forward with large-scale military exercises later this month. Pyongyang claims the exercises are a rehearsal for war, and has laid out plans to strike near the U.S. territory of Guam. Trump tweeted Friday: "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely. Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!" His tweet caps off a week of war rhetoric that has alarmed international leaders. "I don't see a military solution and I don't think...

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