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UAE Picks Woman to Be First ‘Happiness’ Minister

Forget the negative headlines pouring from the Middle East. The United Arab Emirates thinks it's time to focus on something brighter instead. The prime minister, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, took to Twitter on Wednesday to announce a new Cabinet that includes the country's first-ever "minister of state for happiness." Lest anyone think this was another wacky idea like Dubai's man-made archipelagos shaped like palm trees and a map of the world, Sheikh...

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