Sled hockey, or sledge hockey as it’s known in many parts of the world, may be the next curling. The Paralympic sport is rapidly gaining popularity in the U.S., especially in New York City, where a group of young people take to the ice each week to prove that despite physical limitations, they can skate, pass, shoot and score like the best of them. VOA’s Tina Trinh and Ye Yuan have more.
The Academy Awards, or Oscars, will be presented in Hollywood on Sunday, celebrating the movies and showcasing Hollywood glamour. Mike O’Sullivan reports, the ceremony will probably have some political moments in a year when many in Hollywood have their minds on politics.