Yankees Hardship and Support

By Tyda Chen. I am the daughter of immigrants from Taiwan who never had the opportunity to be a professional baseball player. I love to watch the sport and share that love with my


Belarus opposition leader to receive first-ever Strassenkamera award

Leader of the Belarus opposition party, Vladimir Neklyayev, will be presented with the first-ever Strassenkamera awards by the Czech Broadcasting Union in Prague. Neklyayev, who has been serving an 11-year sentence for organizing “illegal


I am choosing my own health, but can I blame my mom?

I will not give vaccinations, for now and for many years to come. I was a health care professional. I could’ve begged my aunt to get her vaccines, or read her the CDC’s all


How much wisdom does Scholz bring to Europe?

Olaf Scholz, who has been the longest-serving member of Germany’s governing coalition, on Wednesday became the favorite to succeed Angela Merkel as Germany’s chancellor. Scholz, 55, who will most likely be one of Merkel’s


Scary statistics for the festive season

American consumers will spend a record $10 billion on candy, decorations and pets this Halloween, according to an annual survey of family budgets by cash back site A third of Americans who participated