Japan's election had a small number of female candidates, despite Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's goal to empower women.
Congress didn't reauthorize the funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program at the end of September.
Myeshia Johnson is the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, who was killed this month in Niger.
Browder, who helped push a bill of Russia sanctions through Congress, said he was blocked from entering the U.S.
Spain's prime minister has asked for Senate approval to remove Catalan officials from office.