How Far We’ve Come: The Military’s Closing Gender Gap
DoD News, Defense Media Activity Women’s Equality Day commemorates the 19th Amendment’s passage Aug. 26, 1920, when U.S. women were given full voting rights Nearly 100 years later, women are still working for equality. In the military, great strides have been made, but more are still to come Last week, two women graduated from the Army Ranger School leadership course, becoming the first women to earn the Ranger Tab after grueling training that pushed them to their mental and physical limits. Army Capt. Kristen Griest (left) and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver pose for photos as they become the first women to graduate from Ranger School. Photos by Markeith Horace/MCoE PAO Photographer However, at this point in…
What a Presidential Executive Order is and How Can it Be Used?
Exclusive of the legislative process, the President of the United States has the power to direct the activities of the federal agencies.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Printable: post positions, silks, odds for 2017 Kentucky Derby
Click here or on the image below to download a printable PDF of the 2017 Kentucky Derby field and post positions.
How to Write Effective Letters to Your Congressman or Senator
Do letters to US Senators and Representatives do any good? They can and are more likely to be effective if written the right way.
Russian researchers study how Arctic indigenous children adapt to urban life
For nearly 100 years, boarding schools for indigenous children have existed in Russia's far north
Which Is More Energy Efficient? Gas vs. Wood-Burning Fireplaces vs. Electric Fireplaces
Not sure which is more energy efficient — wood vs. gas fireplace? Learn which is the most efficient fireplace & how to make your fireplace more efficient.
Instagram post by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
3,764 Likes, 34 Comments - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (@usfws) on Instagram: “#TGIF Thank Goodness It's Fry-Day! Today we bring you a #fish eye view of coho 3salmon hatching…”
How to Make a Baby Carriage Diaper Cake
Besides being a delightful centerpiece that everyone will ooh and aah over, a baby carriage diaper cake is the gift that keeps on giving. The baby carriage is made almost entirely of diapers and blankets, so after the shower, the expectant parents can take the carriage apart to use the individual components. While these diaper baby carriages can be...
What did Susan B. Anthony do?
Welcome to the Civics Practice Test Videos! These short videos simulate the civics portion of the naturalization test. You can watch the videos in order or s...