Andy Zhao

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What Women Love Most About Being Married

A few weeks ago, I was thrilled to have a post reprinted on a wildly popular blog. My post was called "25 Things Women Want in a Pre-Nup," written simply as a lighthearted list of things men do that drive their wives crazy. It was a compilation of hilarious comments (taken from a boisterous and …

Everest climbers to follow new route after last year's disaster

New South Col route set by local authorities will pass through centre of Khumbu icefall, rather than follow its side, where tragedy occurred<p>Climbers attempting to ascend Everest by the popular South Col route from Nepal will follow a new path to avoid a repeat of last year’s avalanche, which killed …

Mountaineering

9 Things To Ignore When House Hunting

Looking for a new home can be a challenge, especially when you walk into someone’s for-sale home and 20 years of their lives are on display. You have to really use your imagination to determine how you can that particular home ‘yours.’ Many people choose to remodel and stage their homes prior to …

The four charts Vladimir Putin should consider as he plots his next move in Ukraine

Vladimir Putin put the Russian invasion of Ukraine on “pause” at a press conference on Tuesday, and markets stepped back from the ledge. The rout in Russian assets was partly reversed; the ruble regained some ground, as did stocks and bonds. As long as there isn’t any shooting—aside from the odd …

Russia

The Steel in Barack Obama’s Spine

In Ukraine, the president may face his toughest foreign policy test yet. Is he up to the task?<p>As Vladimir Putin’s troops seize control of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula, President Obama is facing what some have called the biggest foreign policy challenge of his presidency. True or not, it’s clear his …