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New Runway, Same Old Problems: Delays Up at O'Hare

Fri, 06/05/2015 - 4:43am
O'Hare's $9 billion program, funded in large measure by fees passed on to the public in flight tickets, ultimately envisions eight runways.







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Same-Sex Couples Better at Sharing Chores: Study

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 2:23pm
There are lessons straight couples might learn from the process many same-sex couples use to divvy up household tasks.







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Fracking Has No Widespread Impact on Drinking Water: EPA

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 1:28pm
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it has found no evidence that hydraulic fracking has "widespread, systemic impacts" on drinking water.







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Go West, Jobseekers: Top 10 U.S. Cities to Land Work

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 12:31pm
The top 10 places for jobs all are in cities dotting the western two-thirds of the country, according to a recent study conducted by WalletHub.com.







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Why Men (at Least Pretend to) Work Longer Hours

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 10:30am
Male workers are happier if they think they're working more hours than their friends and colleagues, according to a report from Maastrict University.







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Wal-Mart Warms Stores, Allows Jeans, Nixes Celine Dion

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 9:26am
Wal-Mart is making changes in response to complaints from workers, from scheduling and pay to the music piped into its stores.







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IKEA Pledges $1.13 Billion to Help Slow Climate Change

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 9:09am
The world's biggest furniture retailer, pledged to spend 1 billion euros on renewable energy and ways to help poor nations cope with climate change.







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Airport Near-Misses Almost Triggered 'Major Disaster'

Thu, 06/04/2015 - 8:21am
A military helicopter and two commercial planes were involved in pair of near-misses at a Japanese airport on Wednesday.







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