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Here's Why I Opened My Middle School Yearbook | Op-Docs

Here's Why I Opened My Middle School Yearbook | Op-Docs

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As I approach my late 20s, I find myself constantly swimming in thoughts about my future. The anxiety I feel is amplified by how monumental this period was for my parents: At 26, they left behind their community in Taiwan in pursuit of a better life for themselves and their children in America. I’m now the same age, and I can think of little that could convince me to uproot my life and seek opportunity in a faraway place. Maybe that’s the single greatest privilege of my life — because of my parents’ sacrifice, my biggest challenges lie in navigating my sense of identity, fulfillment and the pursuit of my own dream of being a filmmaker, the sort of dream they never had the luxury of having. In the short documentary above, I revisit a more innocent time in my life: middle school in Fremont, ...
Shocking video shows 2 children caught in the middle of NYC shooting

Shocking video shows 2 children caught in the middle of NYC shooting

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Disturbing video captured a brazen shooting in New York City. CBS New York reports a gunman appears to ambush his target in the middle of a Bronx street, and two innocent children are caught in the commotion. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expanded to launch local news streaming services in major markets across the country. CBSN is currently available on CBSNews.com and the CBS News app across more than...
Tensions rise in Middle East on Nakba Day commemorations | GMA

Tensions rise in Middle East on Nakba Day commemorations | GMA

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There's concern that violence between the Israelis and Palestinians could get worse as the annual commemoration of what Palestinians call the "catastrophe" has arrived. Subscribe to GMA's YouTube page: https://bit.ly/2Zq0dU5 Visit GMA's homepage: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com Follow GMA: TikTok: tiktok.com/@gma Facebook:facebook.com/GoodMorningAmerica Twitter: twitter.com/gma Instagram: instagram.com/goodmorningamerica Watch full episodes: abc.go.com/shows/good-morning-america hulu.tv/2YnifTH #GMA #Israel #Palestine #Commemoration #Catastrophe #Nakba
U.S. seeks to de-escalate violence in the Middle East

U.S. seeks to de-escalate violence in the Middle East

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The U.S. is hoping to aid in creating a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas amid growing violence. Hamas continues to fire rockets into Israel, and as CBS News' Imtiaz Tyab reports, thousands of Palestinians are fleeing Gaza as the threat of a ground invasion by Israel looms. Ishaan Tharoor, a foreign affairs columnist for The Washington Post, joins us with his analysis. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also e...