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 6, 2012 In Europe, high courts have upheld workers' right to reclaim vacation days marred by illness or injury.
Jul 6, 2012 Three days of extreme heat in Chicago in 1995 caused over 700 deaths. New York University professor Eric Klinenberg talks about what we've learned from that catastrophe.
Jul 2, 2012 Amazon's servers were hit by a storm in Virginia. Those data centers are also home to storage for other major websites like Netflix, Pinterest and Instagram.
Jun 26, 2012 Farmers are suffering from unseasonably warm and dry weather this season, contributing to higher grain prices for farmers and soon higher food prices for consumers
Jun 22, 2012 The cruise business is emerging from the down economy thanks to lower fuel prices, bigger boats and more fees for perks like alcohol and excursions.
Jun 1, 2012 Former ski bum Troy Caldwell has been following his dream of opening his own ski resort for years... at any cost.
May 8, 2012 Squaw Valley hosted the Olympic games back in 1960. The company hopes history repeats itself.
Apr 25, 2012 Climate Central combed federal weather and disaster data and found that in the next 20 years, hundreds of coastal oil and gas refineries could end up underwater.