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40 years after the Pregnancy Discrimination Act, pregnant employees still face workplace discrimination

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 10:41am
"You know, you inform your boss of a pregnancy on Monday and you're fired on Tuesday. That still happens."
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Mnuchin: New sanctions coming for Russia, North Korea

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 12:38am
The treasury secretary also touched on Dodd-Frank, trade agreements and the tax overhaul in a wide-ranging interview with Kai Ryssdal.
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Treasury Secretary Mnuchin faces a tough crowd at UCLA

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:59pm
The wide-ranging interview touched on North Korea, tax overhaul and the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
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How social media bots can amplify fake news

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 5:47pm
The disinformation war is being waged online, but who's behind it?
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Why Pepperoni Rules Pizza Commercials

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 5:29pm
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As elections approach, Italians are concerned over young adults still living with parents

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 12:47pm
Many of the “bamboccioni” are compelled to stay at home for economic reasons, even if they're employed, some say.
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How family-based immigration boosts the economy

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:26am
Trump has called for a merit-based system, but immigrants sponsored by relatives are very productive, a researcher says.
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The Weinstein Company files for bankruptcy

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 8:17am
Sales talks fell through for the company behind critical hits such as "Shakespeare in Love" and "The Artist."
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What the world economy might look like without the U.S.

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 2:26am
America is less interested in leading the global economy, says the Peterson Institute president. And that could mean trouble.
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Why aren't falconers allowed in the movies anymore?

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 8:31pm
Technically, they never were.
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A new and uncharted economic territory

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 7:12pm
What can we expect in this post-tax bill economy?
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China is drowning in a sea of cardboard — so is the US

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 5:37pm
Online shopping comes with a lot of packaging, and that packaging is becoming a problem.
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How all-day cafes are changing our lives

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 5:09pm
Welcome to a place where you can work, eat all three meals and feel extremely welcomed.
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Enforcing minimum wage is harder than you think

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 5:08pm
Victims of wage theft have few options, a Politico investigative reporter says.
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New Fed Chair to Congress: Steady ahead

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 5:07pm
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Does your dog really need "natural" food?

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 4:21pm
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