by Bryce Covert Posted on September 11, 2014 Updated: September 11, 2014
Retail workers report rampant scheduling practices that wreak havoc on their lives.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 11, 2014
Student loans and other debts are doing far more to undermine retiree finances than a decade ago.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 10, 2014 Updated: September 11, 2014
After a drowsy trucker rear-ended comedian Tracy Morgan in June, killing his friend, a normally quiet debate over highway safety rules and truck driver pay is getting unusual attention.
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by Bryce Covert, Dylan Petrohilos Posted on September 10, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Half of all the existing paid sick days laws in the county have been passed this year.
by Josh Israel Posted on September 10, 2014 Updated: September 10, 2014
While no one actually endorses child abuse or neglect, there is disagreement within the homeschooling community about how best to address the problem -- and how widespread it is.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 9, 2014
A quarter of Americans work between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m and a third work on the weekend.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 9, 2014
The fourth-highest ranking Republican in the House claims that McDonald's workers know better than to ask for a minimum wage hike.
by Bryce Covert Posted on September 9, 2014 Updated: September 9, 2014
Using an alternative measure to GDP could give women a more equal footing in the economy.
East Orange, NJ is the second city to unanimously pass paid sick days in a week.
Companies strongly prefer to hire robots and outsource work rather than hire Americans. If forced to create jobs, they will be part-time ones.