NEWSWORTHY

/ Aug 15, 2018

Transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governor

Christine Hallquist won the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in Vermont on Tuesday, moving a step closer to becoming America's first transgender governor. But she still faces an uphill battle in the general election, when she is projected to face Republican incumbent Phil Scott, who has been ...

Japanese men turn to parasols to ward off intense summer heat

Jul 29, 2018

Japanese men turn to parasols to ward off intense summer heat

Parasols — accessories normally associated with women trying to protect their skin from the sun — are proving increasingly popular with men as the nation grapples with one of its hottest summers ever. Parasols have been attracting attention in recent years, but this summer sales ...