A 6-year-old girl asked for green army women. The toy company listened.

One of the leading producers of green army men toys is preparing to march lockstep with today’s U.S. Army. In response to queries by female veterans and girls, BMC Toys will release a set of female Army soldiers in all the classic poses, including holding bazookas and shooting rifles. According to the company blog, the Scranton, Pennsylvania-based toy company received a query from U.S. Navy veterans asking if there were any female soldiers. This was followed by a letter from a 6-year-old girl who was also looking for female green army men. The company, recognizing the expanded role of women in the U.S. Army, began to explore the idea. — Popular Mechanics

Chinese woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago stalls jury selection over lack of underwear

The Chinese woman accused of illegally entering President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort with several electronic devices and then lying to the Secret Service about it is finally about to have her day in federal court — but the bizarre case took an even stranger turn Monday when jury selection was interrupted by the defendant's lack of underwear. Yujing Zhang stalled jury selection after appearing in court dressed in a brown jumpsuit instead of civilian clothes, claiming she wasn’t given any underwear. Dressing defendants in civilian clothing is common practice during trials to prevent jury prejudice. The 33-year-old Shanghai business consultant was eventually taken to a holding cell, where she changed into a blouse and khaki pants that were found in her hotel room after Secret Service agents arrested her at the Florida club in March. — Fox News

Sarah Palin's husband, Todd, files for divorce over 'incompatibility of temperament'

Sarah Palin's husband, Todd, filed for divorce from the former vice presidential candidate and Alaska governor citing “incompatibility of temperament between the parties such that they find it impossible to live together as husband and wife." Todd Palin, 55, asked to dissolve the couple's 31-year marriage in a filing submitted Friday in Anchorage Superior Court. The filing, first reported by the Anchorage Daily News, only uses initials but details the couple’s marriage date and the birth date of their 11-year-old son Trig. The two have been married since 1988 and have five children: Track, Trig, Bristol, Willow and Piper. — NBC News

These are the best colleges in America, according to U.S. News & World Report

Princeton sits atop the rankings for best colleges yet again. For the ninth straight year, Princeton University was named the No. 1 college among national universities, and Williams College was named No. 1 among national liberal arts schools for the 17th year in a row, according to the latest ranking from U.S. News & World Report. Every year, the news outlet publishes what many regard as the gold standard for college rankings in the United States. This year, the outlet looked at 1,400 colleges and universities focusing on academic quality and measures such as graduation rates, retention rates and social mobility.  — USA Today

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