Kimberly Novello Tarleton

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Working single dad takes pay cut to keep childcare benefits

<b>By Izhar Harpaz and Sopan Deb</b><i><br>Rock Center</i><p>For millions of people struggling with the Great Recession, the American dream had become just another jaded catchphrase. But for single dad and Army veteran Dan Greeley, a Longmont, Colo., resident, the future looked promising.<p>In 2011, Greeley was about to …

What a wage is worth

Massachusetts is among the richest states in the nation, second in per capita income only to Connecticut, where the minimum wage is pegged at $8.25 …

Disabled workers paid just pennies an hour – and it's legal

One of the nation's best-known charities is paying disabled workers as little as 22 cents an hour, thanks to a 75-year-old legal loophole that critics say needs to be closed.<p>Goodwill Industries, a multibillion-dollar company whose executives make six-figure salaries, is among the nonprofit groups …

Economic well-being of children slips, report says

It wasn't so long ago that David Hutchinson spent a month sleeping under a bridge while his wife and young daughter spent their nights at a domestic violence shelter.<p>But this wasn't a case of domestic violence. The couple simply had no choice. There were just no shelters in Phoenix with room for …

Amy Winehouse was killed by bulimia, not drugs, says her brother

Amy Winehouse, whose life was dogged by drug and alcohol abuse, was killed by an eating disorder rather than by her addictions, according to her …

Growing up with my sister Amy Winehouse

A few months ago, almost two years after his sister Amy's death at the age of 27, Alex Winehouse was sorting through her possessions and came across …

This is What Happens When Wilco Covers Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky”

Wilco played a set of covers requested by fans for their show at the Solid Sound Festival in North Adams, Massachusetts. The band performed hits by …

Daft Punk

Arcade Fire Releasing New Album in September

The fourth studio album by Arcade Fire will be released on September 9. Sean “Diddy” Combs’ Revolt reported the news. The band has been recording …

Patti Smith – review

A progenitor of punk with an intractable public image, Patti Smith is a prickly icon. Yet, joined by her two children at Yoko Ono's Meltdown …

Monsters University takes World War Z to school as it wins US box office battle

Monsters University delivered an emphatic performance to lead the North American charts with $82m over the weekend as the Pixar prequel scored the …