1. Vice President Joe Biden met with five young women Tuesday in the cafeteria of DeNA, an internet firm based in Tokyo. He made the trip to highlight “the need to integrate more women in the workforce,” the White House pool report said.
2. The meeting was captured on video, with Biden asking the women, “Do your husbands like you working full time?”
Biden also said at the workplace event that while some people say women are kinder and gentler than men, “I’ve never found that to be the case.”
- At least three people – including a police officer – died in a shooting at a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs. The suspect is in police custody. ›
- At least 15 people were killed after a suicide bomber attacked a Shiite Muslim procession of hundreds of people in Nigeria. ›
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