Is ‘female health’ inclusive enough? Apps try to figure out the most accessible language

Period apps are starting to figure out what language to use.Image: bob al-greene/mashable Last month, the startup Clue tried an experiment. “Help us evolve language around gender and menstrual health,” the period-tracking app’s account tweeted. “We’re testing ‘fem@le health’ instead of ‘female health’ to be more inclusive of our whole

Trump at 200 days: Declining approval amid widespread mistrust

(CNN)Six months into his presidency, Donald Trump’s overall approval rating stands at its lowest point in CNN polling, while three-quarters of Americans say they can’t trust most of what they hear from the White House. Enthusiasm breaks against Trump by a 2-to-1 margin. Nearly half in the new poll say

Secretive search for man behind Trump dossier reveals tension in Russia inquiry

Attempt by two congressional staffers to contact former M16 officer highlights fight for control over House intelligence committees investigation Two US congressional staffers who travelled to London in July and tried to contact former British intelligence officer Christopher Steele, were sent by a longstanding aide to a dossier compiled by

Japan warns North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme has ‘advanced considerably’

Japan said it was conceivable that the regime has made progress on marrying a missile with a miniaturised nuclear warhead Japan has warned that the threat from North Korean nuclear weapons has reached a new stage now that it appears to have developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching