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The Gap is ending on-call schedules. Here's why the practice was making workers miserable.

In recent years, labor rights groups have campaigned against a common management tactic called on-call scheduling. In an effort to save costs, many retailers require workers to call in just an hour or two before a shift starts to find out if they'll be able to work. That uncertainty can create …

Employment

Castro: Boehner called King 'a—hole'

Freshman Rep. Joaquín Castro details his first year in Washington in a new magazine essay, describing his experience with everything from the government shutdown to House Speaker John Boehner calling another congressman an “a—hole.”<p>The Texas Democrat and grandchild of a Mexican immigrant wrote in …

Fresh berries, cultured cream, and a stack of pancakes—what's not to love? The recipe, by Josephine of A Tasty Love Story, on the blog tomorrow! Photo © Josephine Malene Kofod

Imagine a sweet cream cheese filling sandwiched between two fluffy cakes. You won’t be able to resist—so don’t even try http://bit.ly/ZucchiniWhoopiePies

Best Breakfast Potatoes Ever

I shared this recipe with you a couple of weeks ago in stripped-down, printable form, but I’m just now getting around to doing the step-by-step for …

Chipotle Shrimp and Cheese Torta Recipe

Shrimp maintain their juicy integrity even under an avalanche of toppings—no batter required. Plus I could cook them in a chipotle and tomato mixture, so the salsa was built right in.<p><b>Read more: Dinner Tonight: Chipotle Shrimp and Cheese Torta</b><p>Ingredients4 bolillo rolls or sturdy hero rolls1 …

No, you’re not impeaching anyone

<b>Ted Cruz, Tom Coburn, Blake Farenthold (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst/AP/Jacquelyn Martin)</b><p>Tom Coburn, Ted Cruz and other crackpots can’t stand up to their base and face reality. Can this party ever change?<p>Joan Walsh<p>August 23, 2013 3:50pm (UTC)<p>The last time Sen. Tom Coburn spoke warmly but candidly to his …

Colin Powell Lashes Out at the GOP’s Bogus Claims on Voter Fraud

In a speech in North Carolina, Powell assailed his party’s bogus charges of voter fraud. Jamelle Bouie examines the evidence.<p>Colin Powell still calls …

Skillet Sour Cream Chicken

I started this blog with the idea that I’d blog my dinner, which turned into cooking for the blog which turned into freelance work and somewhere …

How Many Times Does Colin Powell Have to Tell the GOP It Has a Race Problem?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Standing in front of the state's governor on Thursday morning, Colin Powell attacked North Carolina …

Banks shed thousands of jobs as housing market improves

Six years after the mortgage meltdown, delinquencies and foreclosures are way down. Millions of borrowers have cut their housing costs by refinancing at the lowest interest rates ever recorded.<p>That's great for borrowers and bank balance sheets, but bad for bank workers — who are now being laid off …

Obamacare Showdown Over a Ham Breakfast in Kentucky

LOUIS­VILLE, Ky. — The ex­cite­ment at the Ken­tucky Farm Bur­eau Coun­try Ham Break­fast is usu­ally over how high the bids will go when a ham is …

Peanut Dipping Sauce Recipe - How to Make Peanut Sauce

GOP’s latest IRS hypocrisy

<b>(AP/J. Scott Applewhite/Madalyn Ruggiero)</b><p>Republicans blend their attacks on Obamacare and IRS — but their plan puts the IRS “in charge” of healthcare too!<p>Brian Beutler<p>August 22, 2013 8:25pm (UTC)<p>It looks like "Democrats want the IRS in charge of your healthcare" will be the "Democrats stole $700 …

Tom Coburn: Obama “Getting Perilously Close” To The Standard For Impeachment

"If it continues, I think we're going to have another constitutional crisis in our country in terms of the presidency."<p>Oklahoma Republican Sen. Tom Coburn said Wednesday that President Barack Obama was getting "getting perilously close" to the constitutional standard for impeachment. Coburn was …