Clock Starts Ticking to Implement Paris Climate Deal


A new global agreement to tackle climate change will take effect on November 4 after the accord crossed an important threshold for support late on Wednesday. European nations, Canada, Bolivia and Nepal boosted official backing for the 2015 Paris Agreement to countries representing more than 55 percent of world greenhouse gas emissions, as needed for […]

Jerry Yang, Founder of Yahoo


Yang was born in Taipei, Taiwan in 1968, and his father died two years later. He moved with the rest of his family to San Jose, California when he was eight years old. Upon arriving in America, Yang knew just one word of English: “shoe.” But in spite of these massive disadvantages, Yang excelled in […]