Washington is digesting the U.S. government’s starkest-ever warnings and most dire predictions to date on climate change. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, the White House is issuing no calls for action in response to the National Climate Assessment, and President Donald Trump continues to mock the very concept of global warming.
The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco is a famed tourist attraction and, to many, even one of the so-called "Seven Wonders of The Modern World." But to some, it serves as a dark path, a way to end their lives. Throughout the years, thousands have committed suicide by jumping off this iconic bridge, but, as VOA's Valdya Baraputri reports, a preventive measure is on its way.
Washington's National Museum of Women in the Arts is the only museum in the world that showcases creations made exclusively by women. But in the three decades since it first opened, the museum has never had exhibitions dedicated to fashion until now. In November, it opened an exhibit dedicated to the famous American fashion house, Rodarte. Karina Bafradzhian has the story.