American mothers are working outside the home now more than in any other past generation. As a consequence, dads have greater household responsibility, especially when it comes to child-rearing.
Tricia Olson gave birth to her son and was back on the job three weeks later. Like most Americans, she doesn’t get paid family leave, and she’s among the 40 percent who don’t qualify for unpaid leave.
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An appeals court panel upheld a lower court ruling that barred interference with distribution of federal funds for resettlement. The panel said federal law bans discrimination based on nationality.
More than 90 percent of voters rejected any future plans for permanent resettlement of noncitizens. But not enough people voted — and some of those who did cast intentionally botched ballots.
First hired in the 1950s, Floyd Norman is still drawing. “Creative people don’t hang it up,” he says. “We don’t walk away, we don’t want to sit in a lawn chair. … We want to continue to work. “
David Ortiz spent 14 seasons with the Boston Red Sox and helped the team win three World Series.
Some educators have embraced the frank new conversation about the racial impact of education reforms. Others are caught awkwardly in the middle and some –conservative reformers — feel alienated.
Gov. Chris Christie says 108 people were injured after a train approached Hoboken Terminal at high speed and crashed into the platform. The roof of the New Jersey station has partially collapsed.
Soap opera pioneer Agnes Nixon created All My Children and One Life to Live. She was known for exploring challenging and taboo social issues through daytime television.
An estimated 84 million people watched Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in their first debate Monday, according to TV ratings data from Nielsen.
The young ace was the National League’s Rookie of the Year in 2013. When he died, he had the second most strikeouts of any pitcher in the National League.
The international ambassador for Louisiana roots music died early Saturday morning of lung cancer.
For NBC’s Lester Holt, who took the anchor chair after Brian Williams was caught exaggerating, Monday’s presidential debate has big stakes and bigger risks.
Warplanes were pounding rebel-held areas of the northern city of Aleppo, and a group of volunteer search-and-rescue workers known as the White Helmets says its centers were targeted by airstrikes.