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Study: Men Want to Do More Caregiving, but Can't

8 monthes ago   |   By Slate

Achieving gender equality is as much a matter of changing and expanding roles for men advancing women in the workplace. Though a majority of Americans support paid family leave (though they may disagree over how to provide it), new research out in time for Father's Day suggests insufficient paid leave as well as social expectations prevent fathers from caring for their children as much as they'd like.
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Guy pretends to get stood up at Outback Steakhouse on Valentine's Day so...

Guy pretends to get stood up at Outback Steakhouse on Valentine's Day so strangers would pay his bill

Well, this is one way to celebrate. Read more ...

Supreme Court to hear arguments over census citizenship question

Supreme Court to hear arguments over census citizenship question

The US Supreme Court on Friday said it will decide whether the Trump administration can add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The justices have agreed to a speedy... Read more ...

8 miners rescued in Zimbabwe; others remained trapped

8 miners rescued in Zimbabwe; others remained trapped

KADOMA, Zimbabwe - Eight artisanal miners who were trapped underground for several days after heavy flooding in Zimbabwe have been rescued, though some of their co-workers are... Read more ...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national emergency for extra funding

Money in the bill for border barriers, about $1.4 billion, is far below the $5.7 billion Trump insisted he needed and would finance just a quarter of the 200-plus miles he wanted. Read more ...

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

$1 trillion idea? Petition calls to sell Montana to Canada

An online petition calls for selling Montana for $1 trillion to "eliminate the national debt." Read more ...

It's a girl! Zoo's adorable baby polar bear has 1st checkup

It's a girl! Zoo's adorable baby polar bear has 1st checkup

The 11-week-old polar bear cub is "a perky, strong girl." Read more ...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national...

Trump expected to sign deal for border wall, plans to declare national emergency for extra funding

Money in the bill for border barriers, about $1.4 billion, is far below the $5.7 billion Trump insisted he needed and would finance just a quarter of the 200-plus miles he wanted. Read more ...

Snow ice cream is the best use for snow

Snow ice cream is the best use for snow

Snow days just got sweeter. Read more ...

9/11 fund running out of money for those with illnesses

9/11 fund running out of money for those with illnesses

The compensation fund for victims of 9/11 is running out of money and will cut future payments by 50 to 70 percent, officials announced Friday. Read more ...

Gov. Newsom responds to emergency declaration to fund border wall

Gov. Newsom responds to emergency declaration to fund border wall

Gov. Gavin Newsom responded Friday to President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border. Read more ...