One group that helps train female candidates says applications for its programs are up 87 percent since Election Day.
For many Asian-Americans, this kind of discrimination means that the pressure to change their names and shed the perpetual foreigner stereotype is strong.
Some African countries have long witnessed mysterious outbreaks of paralysis. Affected regions are poor and conflict-ridden, where people’s main food is a bitter, poisonous variety of cassava.
NASA had originally planned for the Dragon craft to reach the space station three days ago. It’s carrying crew supplies and a range of scientific experiments.
Inside western Mosul, a resident tells NPR that ISIS has forced residents to knock holes in their houses to create tunnels for the militants to use.
Applicants have to go through “extreme vetting” including a grueling polygraph exam. In the past, Customs and Border Protection has had trouble retaining agents.
John McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, went to Syria last week to discuss the campaign for defeating militants from the Islamic State.
Cressida Dick, 56, a former beat cop in London’s West End, on Wednesday was named the first female police commissioner in the organization’s 188-year history.