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04/23/2015 - 1:22pm

    Snaking its way through the Pennsylvania legislature is a bill that will block local governments from requiring companies to provide sick leave, even if unpaid, that is more than required by state or federal regulations.

    There are no...

04/23/2015 - 12:29pm

    President Barack Obama’s spokesman, Josh Earnest, recently boasted that his boss will “go down in history as the greenest president we’ve ever had.”

    Yes, cars, trucks, and...

04/23/2015 - 12:16pm

    Dad had a twinkle in his eye.

    "Wait until you see this trick," he told me. "This secret. You're guaranteed to make money. I'll show you when we sit down at a table."...

04/23/2015 - 12:08pm

    Before there was a California, New England fed itself. Somehow. The soil was lousy, the climate cold and the diet limited (lots of cabbage, no avocados). At least there was plenty of water.

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04/23/2015 - 11:48am

    Almost every number used to analyze California's drought can be debated, but this can be safely said: No level of restrictions on residential use can solve the problem. The solution lies with agriculture, which consumes more than its fair share....

04/23/2015 - 11:31am

    They were coming home from a park, on this gorgeous, blossoming weekend, after playing.

    And for this, a 10-year-old and his 6-year-old sister ended up in the back of a squad car. Again. For hours...

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