Good Question: Why Do Parents In U.S. Get Less Time Off Than In Other Countries?If you are planning on having a baby, a good company to work for is Netflix. The company announced Tuesday they are starting an "unlimited leave policy," meaning new moms and dads can take as much time off as they want, with pay, during the child's first year.
Twins Reinstate Rookie Rosario From Paternity ListThe Minnesota Twins have reinstated outfielder Eddie Rosario from the paternity list. The move was made before Friday's game at Texas that opened a three-game series against the Rangers. The Twins announced that Rosario and his wife, Milany, had their third child, Lucas.
St. Paul Officials Consider Paid Maternity Leave For EmployeesThe St. Paul City Council will talk about a new paid parental leave policy for city employees on Wednesday.
Twins' Arcia Stays Behinds After Birth Of ChildThe Twins were playing short-handed Tuesday night against the Royals while outfielder Oswaldo Arcia spent time with his family following the birth of his baby boy. Twins assistant general manager Rob Antony said Arcia declined to take paternity leave.
Twins Place Duensing On Paternity LeaveThe Minnesota Twins have placed left-hander Brian Duensing on the paternity list and have recalled right-hander Michael Tonkin from Triple-A Rochester. The moves were announced before Monday's opener against the Chicago White Sox. Duensing's wife, Lisa, gave birth to a boy named Boston Matthew Duensing in Omaha. It was the second child for the couple.
Joe Mauer Welcomes His Own Twins; Daughters Maren & EmilyThe most famous Minnesota Twin is celebrating the arrival of his own Minnesota twins. Joe Mauer's wife Maddie gave birth Wednesday to twin girls. Emily and Maren arrived just hours after their dad rushed back from a team road trip in Los Angeles.
Twins Reinstate Ramirez, Option ArciaThe Minnesota Twins announced Monday night after beating the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim that they are reinstating outfielder Wilkin Ramirez from the paternity list on Tuesday.
Twins' Morneau Out On Paternity LeaveJustin Morneau was placed on the paternity list Saturday by the Minnesota Twins.