| May 9, 2012
MINNEAPOLIS — In her decades as a workplace-behavior expert, Fran Sepler has come across her share of galling behavior, from toenail clipping during meetings to an employee who persisted in addressing a post-maternity-leave peer as "Mommy."
| Apr 30, 2012
| 7:48 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. hospitals are ripping out wall-mounted toilets and replacing them with floor models to better support obese patients. The Federal Transit Administration wants buses to be tested for the impact of heavier riders on steering and...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 6:21 AM
Unions and some lawmakers say the U.S. Postal Service's plans to close plants and post offices would turn customers away and hasten the service's downward spiral.
Now their campaign has been buoyed by revelations of a survey that the Postal Service...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 9:01 AM
There are many stereotypes, myths and incorrect information about sex for boomers and beyond. Contrary to popular opinion, older couples are doing the deed a lot — and STDs are more of an issue than you might think.
Claim: Younger couples have...
| Jan 22, 2012
Have you heard about the highly contagious Koala flu that turns people into horrifying, albeit adorable, zombie marsupials who subsist only on human thigh meat and eucalyptus leaves?
No, you haven't, because it hasn't happened — yet. When it does,...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Via RCP, a Morris News Service story : In a poll conducted Wednesday night by InsiderAdvantage/Majority Opinion Research for The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle, Gingrich reversed the momentum of Mitt Romney, who had an expanding lead in the same poll Sunday........
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:22 PM
A New Poll ... ... by the good government group Democracy Rising shows Pennsylvanians coming down strongly on the side of reform issues in state government. Nearly two-thirds (62 percent) of respondents to the poll conducted by Terry Madonna Opinion......
| Nov 30, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Newt Gingrich has soared to a big lead over his rival Republican presidential candidates, according to a new InsiderAdvantage/Majority Opinion Research done for the Florida Times-Union, The former House Speaker, who's been making a big run lately in...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 7:18 AM
The Occupy Wall Street protest may be the answer to a favorite question of social scientists ever since the bank bailouts of 2008 -- where is the social movement? Americans are famously willing to tolerate a relatively large amount of income inequality...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:18 PM
The deadline to place a ¼ cent law enforcement sales tax on the November ballot is set to expire. The tax recommended by the Safety & Justice Roundtable will likely not be on the November ballot in Greene County. It was supposed to go toward...
| May 16, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Crude oil and retail fuel prices are falling, but not fast enough to please representatives of a broad coalition of consumer groups demanding long-term action to increase fuel efficiency and reduce dependence on fossil fuels. U.S. households will spend...