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May 6, 2021
With remote work on the rise, some employees are moving away from high-cost cities to cheaper places.
Apr 30, 2021
This is the longest the U.S. has gone without seeing an increasing to the federal minimum wage. President Joe Biden is increasing it for child care workers in his American Families Plan, and for federal contractors through executive order.
Apr 29, 2021
Restaurant chains, including Taco Bell, Chipotle and McDonald’s, are going on hiring sprees. Will the labor force respond?
Apr 22, 2021
The leftovers on “Cupcake Wars,” “Cake Wars” and “Top Chef" may get eaten by the crew or donated to local charities.
Apr 21, 2021
Several states, including Alabama and Mississippi, have lifted mandates asking people to wear masks in public.
Apr 16, 2021
Are you Team Pfizer or Team Moderna? Some consumers in the U.S. have expressed preferences for the different vaccine brands.
Apr 12, 2021
The question-and-answers platform, which launched in 2005, is shutting down in May.
Apr 8, 2021
With lockdown measures in place, that meant people were limiting their interactions with others.
Apr 7, 2021
Ethical questions have been raised over the fairness of demanding vaccination passports. Some venues want to see them, and some governors want to ban them.
Apr 1, 2021
The “Ramona” series reflected the U.S. economy, one academic says, from recession to slow recovery to prosperity.