Biden picks 1st woman to be Army secretary

(WASHINGTON) -- In a historic nomination, President Joe Biden has nominated Christine Wormuth to serve as the secretary of the Army. If confirmed by the Senate, Wormuth -- who once served as the Pentagon's top policy official in the final years of the Obama administration... Read More.

United Arab Emirates names 1st Arab female astronaut

(NEW YORK) — The United Arab Emirates named mechanical engineering graduate Nora AlMatrooshi as the first Arab female astronaut, a selection that she described as an "unforgettable moment." AlMatrooshi was picked from more than 4,000 candidates to be part of the UAE's ambitious space program,... Read More.

St. Vincent covered in ash as volcano activity continues

(NEW YORK) — Much of St. Vincent remains covered in ash following eruptions Friday at the island's La Soufriere volcano. The volcano has been inactive for nearly 42 years. "There have been three explosive events that occurred during the day," University of the West Indies Seismic... Read More.