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Not-so-new Canadian: How welcoming is N.L. for immigrants?

On a mid-April Sunday, 18 years ago, I looked down upon St. John's from Signal Hill and wondered to myself, "What have I done?"<p>The snow covering was …

Newfoundland and Labrador

House Democrat on leadership: 'I want an open discussion to see what our options are'

Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.) on Sunday said Democrats need to explore what their leadership options are in the wake of a loss in Georgia's 6th …

Jon Ossoff

Video games help my mental health – Reader’s Feature

A reader who suffers from Asperger syndrome reveals which video games help him feel better, and which don’t.<br>Mental health has popped up in a few …

Asperger Syndrome

Marlins fall to Cubs in Saturday afternoon matinee

<b>MIAMI (AP) —</b> When Jon Lester gave up a three-run homer in the first inning Saturday, he drew upon a long-ago lesson from former teammates Curt …

Major League Baseball

Anthony Rizzo won’t get ‘Wally Pipped’ out of Cubs leadoff spot

MIAMI – The day after watching his .500-ish team get shut out again, and as the growing pains continued for his young hitters, Cubs manager Joe …

Baseball

Japanese animator ordered to pay 900,000 yen before quitting company

The world of Japanese animation is a <b>harsh one</b>.<p>Whether it be the critically-acclaimed work from Studio Ghibli or the phenomenal <i>Your Name</i>, anime has a …

Anime

ICE deports Colorado mother brought to U.S. by parents when she was 5-years-old

Immigration authorities deported a Colorado woman who has lived in the United States since she was 5-years-old and has three U.S. citizen daughters, …

Immigration

'I exposed my adulterous sister right before her wedding' - Singapore

<b>Melissa Wong<br>herworldPLUS<br>20 June 2017</b><p><i>Claudia*, 29, was close to her fraternal twin sister, Charmaine*, but when she discovered that the latter was</i> …

Love

20 years ago, Pudge nearly a Yankee

Hall of Fame catcher interceded on trade to New York in 1997<p>NEW YORK -- The Yankees held Old Timers' Day on Sunday and Ivan Rodriguez was not there. …

Hall of Fame

China's Xi to visit HK for anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Hong Kong this week to mark the 20th anniversary of the handover of the Asian financial hub from British …

Hong Kong

NL Notes: Phillies, Marlins, Cards, Rox, Cubs

The last-place <b>Phillies</b> will be open for business at the trade deadline, reports Todd Zolecki of MLB.com. While free agents-to-be like <b>Pat Neshek</b>, <b>Howie</b> …

Giancarlo Stanton

Drellich: Red Sox could have delivered better message on concussions

BOSTON — David Ortiz should stop by Fenway Park more often.<p>There may be no tangible gain for his old teammates. At this point, it defies logic to …

Baseball

Irvington WR Jasiah Provillon commits to N.C. State during unofficial visit, explains why

Irvington (N.J.) three-star wide receiver Jasiah Provillon committed to N.C. State Saturday during an unofficial visit to the school. The 6-2, …

College & University

'I don't want to look like a faker': Oliver defends fall

Melbourne midfielder Clayton Oliver says Will Schofield surprised him with an elbow to his jaw on half-time in Saturday night's match at …

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times

I always thought "When everything seems stacked against you the only thing that you want to do is crawl and hide under the covers."<p>Life is full of twists and turns. And, sometimes those twists and turns don't lead you somewhere pleasant.<p>There were two moment in my life where this couldn't be more …

Self-improvement

Drag Race winner defies conservative rule: 'Drag is a form of activism'

Listen up, because the sweet sound of Sasha Velour’s lip sync-centric victory on tonight’s finale of <i>RuPaul’s Drag Race</i> isn’t just a singular achievement for the Avant-garde diva; if she has her way, her triumph will also serve as a battle cry for the drag community to stand up to the powers that be.<p>…

RuPaul's Drag Race

CNN Resorts to Sketching White House Press Briefings, Draws Derision

In response to the White House press team’s troubling habit of refusing to do on-camera press briefings, CNN has found a workaround that also …

Donald Trump

Cubs' Joe Maddon on Anthony Rizzo: 'I don't want to beat him up'

Cubs manager Joe Maddon on giving players enough rest during the season. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)

Joe Maddon

An authentic taste of Mongolia found on the Bund

RIGHT behind Shanghai’s river strip, lined with glam restaurants and bars, a casual, laid-back venue for some of the best meat in town has been …

News (China)

Humbled by a Rough Season, the Mets Let Their Bats Boast

SAN FRANCISCO — Even before Asdrubal Cabrera requested a trade on Friday afternoon, the Mets were already weighing the future of their roster. They arrived here on Friday reeling after a humbling week against the Washington Nationals and the Los Angeles Dodgers, two of the best teams in the …

Baseball

Cryotherapy: Is it the coolest thing in sports medicine?

Image 1of/6<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Is it cold in here, or is it just me?<p>I am standing inside an upright tank, my head sticking out the top. I’m wearing skivvies, …

Cool Stuff

Shopping on-demand saves you money – here’s how

You’ll never forget the early days of the internet: The bad graphics, the slow speeds, and that trademark dial-up sound.<p>If you had a fast enough modem to get online within an hour of logging on, you knew the peak of online shopping was paying too much money for used books or losing a bidding war on …

Shopping

TLC: ‘I will never forget the day we were millionaires for five minutes’

On the comeback trail, the 90s megastars reflect on bankruptcy, turning down Britney and what Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes would be like on Twitter<p>TLC are in the back of an Uber XL in the middle of London’s Oxford Circus, sunshine streaming through the windows, with a hottie standing in full view at the …

Experts find increasing rates of road rage, including in the Pacific Northwest

An ordinary Kent traffic jam became an internet moment Tuesday when a Jeep driver’s sneak along the shoulder drew a battering-ram response from a …

Road Rage

Alderson concedes Mets have to be 'realistic about where we are'

The gravity of the New York Mets' current situation is dawning on their general manager.<p>After reports surfaced that the club was now "open for …

Sports

Out of High School, Into Real Life

The high school gym swirled with blue-and-white graduation gowns and glittering dreams. Some seniors had won university scholarships. Others were …

Education

What Are You Playing This Weekend?

The weekend is for Luke Plunkett reminding you that you can finish the story in <i>The Witcher 3</i> but still have more <i>Witcher</i> to play, so you should just …

Gaming

Why It Matters: 24hr Free Cancellation on AA Award Tickets - Live and Let's Fly

American Airlines now lets you refund your award ticket up to 24 hours after purchase, as long as travel is more than two days away.<p>Both United and …

Airlines

South Carolina political blogger heading to court Wednesday under pressure to reveal anonymous sources

COLUMBIA — A judge could decide Wednesday to jail a well-known, polarizing South Carolina political blogger for refusing to reveal his sources, a …

Charleston

‘Destiny has been so serendipitous to me. I don’t want to mess up a good thing by making my own plans’

With a flourishing career in the West, an equally illustrious career in Bollywood, a Padmashree and a National Award in her kitty, there is no …

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