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Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Temp agencies are seeing the resumes of federal employees pile up. But many of these applicants have been rebuffed as furloughed workers are seen as too temporary for even temp jobs.
Monday, January 14, 2019
In the nation's capital, the partial government shutdown has left tens of thousands of federal workers shut out of their offices, and tourists shut out of museums.
Saturday, January 12, 2019
Friday evening, as the shutdown bordered on becoming the longest in U.S. history, hundreds of furloughed workers gathered in Montgomery County, Md., to share a meal.
Tuesday, January 08, 2019
The partial government shutdown has left national parks open but unstaffed. In some places, cities and states are spending local money to keep them well maintained.
Wednesday, January 02, 2019
Wednesdays marks the first day the National Zoo and the Smithsonian museums are closed due to the government shutdown.
Friday, December 28, 2018
After three hurricanes, a big snow storm and an ice storm, residents and staff of a retirement community in Charleston are starting to view evacuations as the reality of growing old on the coast.
Saturday, December 22, 2018
America's Santa industry has long been a male-dominated one. But, increasingly, Santa's better half is breaking loose.
Sunday, December 09, 2018
An estimated 100 kids in Baltimore scrub car windshields for quick cash. It is not strictly legal, and many drivers wish the city would crack down on the practice.
Saturday, November 24, 2018
Poor ballot design can confuse voters and slow down election results. What makes a well-designed ballot and why are they so hard to come by?