Aug 23, 2012 Our Freakonomics expert Stephen Dubner says there is evidence that working from home is better for you.
Aug 20, 2012 Changes in the federal school lunch program will put more fruits and vegetables on pupils' trays. Will they eat them?
Aug 13, 2012 Olympic athletes helped increase sales of colorful therapeutic tape.
Aug 7, 2012 Congress is off on vacation until Labor Day. Robert Reich says a mandatory three weeks off would be good for all of us -- and the economy, too.
Aug 7, 2012 Lake Arrowhead was developed nearly a century ago as a mountain summer resort for Southern Californians. The activities are the same, but how and when vacationers come to the resort has changed.
Aug 6, 2012 Meg Favreau of Wisebread.com shares tips on how to travel well without emptying your wallet.
Aug 3, 2012 Writer Jen Miller used to dread being away from her e-mail inbox. But after taking a real vacation, her attitude about unplugging has changed.
Jul 27, 2012 Europeans get a minimum of three weeks of paid vacation, but many Americans get none. While Americans may work more, it doesn't necessarily mean they're being more productive.
Jul 18, 2012 It's the heart of summer, and beaches are crowded. But school schedules, worries about work and even the weather are eating away at summer vacations.
Jul 18, 2012 Today, a woman in Australia born without arms or legs reached a multi-million dollar settlement with the distributor of Thalidomide, as a previously undiagnosed victim of the drug's side effects. The case may prompt similar legal action for uncompensated victims around the world.