The Trump administration desperately wanted to cut government benefits, and it had outside help to do so. But very few of its new rules held up.
Depending on where you live and your risk tolerance, vaccinated people are justified in either masking or unmasking indoors.
The next big plague is coming, and despite making progress on pandemic preparedness, the U.S. might still suffer mass casualties. Here’s why.
Divorce is so expensive and complicated that it leaves many poor people trapped in bad marriages.
Immigrants who speak English earn more and are better accepted by Americans. But the U.S. fails to provide sufficient free English classes for newcomers.
Some states now consider pornography to be a health threat. But stigmatizing porn can do more harm than good.
People who work from home get fewer raises and promotions. But there might be a way to avoid the remote-work penalty.
The competing demands of work and motherhood have some white-collar women choosing part-time work—and loving it.
Officers in the United States don’t get as much instruction as police in other rich countries.
Beth Van Duyne was at the center of a controversy over Sharia law. Now she represents a congressional district Biden won.
For people like me, who have social anxiety, videoconferencing can be easier than in-person interactions.
People are stretching the truth to get the vaccine faster, but experts say I shouldn’t. Here’s why.
A new bill proposes making daylight saving time permanent. But for one family, it already is.
People refer to various forms of malaise as “burnout,” but it’s technically a work problem. And only your employer can solve it.
By spending lots of money and not worrying about liability, America is beating Europe in the vaccine race.
People who have faced debilitating side effects say we need better warnings on drugs. The FDA hasn’t been enthusiastic.
Patients say the “Rock Doc” helped them like no one else could. Federal prosecutors say his “help” often amounted to dealing drugs for sex.
Seniors are on waiting lists for vaccines, even as states are supposedly failing to use up all of their allotted doses. Why can’t vaccination happen faster?
In the aftermath of the January 6 riot, extremists have become obsessed with the federal agents who might lurk among them.
The state’s hyperefficient health-care system runs pretty well—unless a pandemic strikes.