Though the economy is improving, a third of those still looking for work have been jobless for more than six months.
Guillaume Dumas attended classes, made friends, and networked on some of America's most prestigious campuses—for free. What does this say about the value of a diploma?
A small Norwegian study found that some blue-collar laborers turn to stimulants to stay on the job for longer hours.
More than half of Americans report that they have tried marijuana. What does this mean for zero-tolerance workplaces?
Affluent women are likely to have access to more-reliable forms of birth control, and they're more than three times as likely to have an abortion in the case of an accidental pregnancy.
The free video-streaming upstart is starting to rival the larger site for traffic in some countries, but it isn't necessarily doing anything illegal.
Even as the U.S. recovery ramps up, polling shows Americans are more anxious than ever about being the world's top power.
New research suggests that choice biases, such as loss aversion, might be evolutionarily ancient.
What we know about climate change is bad enough. What we don't could make it even worse.
Spending millions to revitalize a struggling portion of the city might seem like a good bet, but the current effort led by a billionaire CEO is facing major challenges.
A look at major differences in the tech industry’s approach to parental leave
Income-based repayment misses the mark when it comes to solving the most damaging effects of educational loans.
Malls around the country are closing, leaving teens with one fewer place to just be.
Now is the winter of our productivity.
The challenge of making an international chain feel like…not an international chain
A new exhibit celebrates Paul Rand, a pioneer who re-envisioned the look of megacompanies with whimsical, colorful logos and illustrations.
Helen Fisher's latest study on American singles flips stereotypical relationship dynamics and introduces the age of the trophy husband.
Recent experiments put numbers on everyday discrimination, shifting the dialogue away from victim-blaming and anecdotal observations.
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court heard arguments about discrimination against job applicants who wear headscarves. But the case reveals something deeper about who's considered attractive in America.
Once upon a time, the coffee chain represented hope that record-buying could remain a physical experience for most people. What happens when it stops selling CDs?