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Think Work Is Stressful? For Many, It's More Relaxing Than Home

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Why Aren't Teens Reading Like They Used To?

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Present But Not There: Ruling Supports Telecommuting

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If You Want Flextime But Are Afraid To Ask, Consider Moving

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The U.S. tax code, which dates back to the days of Ozzie and Harriet, works against dual-income spouses. In some cases, it's cheaper for one spouse to stay home. Sherry Yates/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Outdated Tax Code Gives Some Working Spouses A Bad Deal

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The Lives And Loves Left Behind By Fort Hood Victims

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It's Illegal But People Get Fired For Talking About Their Pay

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In Blue Jasmine, Cate Blanchett plays a wealthy New York socialite who has it all, loses it all and ends up delusional on a park bench. Perdido Productions hide caption

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When Planning For The Future, Women Have Been Hands Off

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Anita Wallace runs a child care service in rural Athens County, Ohio. She hadn't saved much for retirement before the Appalachian Savings Project offered to match half of her savings up to $600. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Rural Appalachia Helps Some Women Save For Retirement

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Stephanie Taveras (left) visits Julia Alfaro and her 3-year-old daughter, Ayleen, to read and discuss her vocabulary progress. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Efforts To Close The Achievement Gap In Kids Start At Home

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New research finds that 3 out of 4 remote workers are men. iStockphoto hide caption

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Telework: Not Just For Moms And Millennials

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Children do better — in school and emotionally — when they have enough time with both parents, according to a fathers' rights group pushing for joint-custody laws. iStockphoto hide caption

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Push To Change Custody Laws: What's Best For Kids?

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A new study shows that the income gap between young adults who go to college and those who don't only continues to grow. iStockphoto hide caption

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Going To College May Cost You, But So Will Skipping It

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Paid Leave Laws Catch On Across the Nation

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Villages in the Lower Shire valley of Malawi, like this one named Jasi, rely heavily on subsistence farming and steady rainfall, and are struggling to produce steady harvests. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Malawian Farmers Say Adapt To Climate Change Or Die

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