- Part-Time Workers Struggle With Full-Time Juggling Act
- By the numbers, February was a good month for job creation. But while there is plenty of hiring, there are still many part-timers who want more work and struggle to balance the jobs they do have.
- Voluptuous Veg: Can Food Porn Seed Lust For Healthy Eating?
- Tempting-looking spoonfuls of chocolate are plentiful online. Beautiful Brussels sprouts? Not so much. A campaign aims to boost the number of these images and whet our appetites for healthy foods.
- Saying Goodbye To A Manhattan Classical Music Mecca
- The last store in Manhattan devoted exclusively to classical sheet music is closing its doors today — having been lapped by online retailers and free file sharing.
- Should Labels Say Meat Was Made In USA? Ranchers, Meatpackers Disagree
- U.S. ranchers want consumers to know their meat came from cattle "raised in America." Meatpackers argue such labels add cost without much benefit. A trade dispute could soon make the labels disappear.
- DOJ Indicts 3 Men Accused Of 'Largest Data Breach In History'
- Two Vietnamese citizens and a Canadian have been charged in connection with the hacking of eight U.S. email service providers and the use of stolen addresses for spam marketing.
- Former NBC Executive Returns To Oversee Troubled News Division
- Andrew Lack held top roles at NBC from 1993 to 2001. He is returning as chairman of NBC News in the wake of Brian Williams' suspension as chief anchor.
- FDA Approves First Of New Type Of Generic Drugs
- So-called biosimilar drugs closely mimic existing drugs but are made from living cells, blood components and tissue. In some cases, they could substantially reduce the cost of drugs.
- Google Thinks We're Clueless About Cocktails, And It Wants To Help
- The world has been Googling up a storm on how to make cocktails like the Moscow mule, mojito and whiskey sour, according to the tech giant. So it created a new feature to bring you that info faster.
- Federal Rule To Extend Medical Leave To Same-Sex Spouses In All States
- The Labor Department rule guarantees legally married same-sex spouses can take unpaid time off to care for one another or sick relative, even in states thatdon't recognize the marriage.
- The School Where Everyone Fills Out The FAFSA
- At a Chicago high school, 100 percent completion isn't the goal. It's expected.
- Apple To Replace AT&T In Dow Jones Industrial Average
- The tech giant will replace the telecoms giant after the close of trading March 18. The change, effective March 19, was prompted by stock splits announced by Apple and Visa.
- Nearly 300K New Jobs In February; Unemployment Dips To 5.5 Percent
- The Labor Department's latest report follows an especially robust survey for January that showed a gain of about 240,000 jobs.
- Economy Adds Almost 300K Jobs, Amid Another Strong Report
- February's report showed 295,000 jobs added, and a drop in the unemployment rate, down to 5.5. percent. It follows on the heels of January's strong report, which showed strong wage gains.
- Netflix Snaps Up TV Shows Rejected By Networks
- Netflix on Friday releases Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, co-created by Tina Fey. It was made for NBC but the network let it go. Another NBC show, Community, moves to an online home, Yahoo!, on March 17.
- As Workers' Comp Varies From State To State, Workers Pay The Price
- Injured workers dependent on workers' compensation face eroding benefits. We go to Alabama and Georgia, where the value of an amputated arm can vary by $700,000, depending on which state you live in.
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