MP3 players, smart phones and tablet computers have transformed the way many of us live and work. To make these gadgets, companies like Apple rely on certain minerals, many of which come from Eastern Congo.
Chicago city workers will have to pay extra on their health premiums if they don't agree to take part in a new wellness program. But hat's not sitting well with every city union.The health program includes screenings and wellness trainings for conditions like obesity and diabetes. But if w
Perhaps the most influential film of all time is Vittorio de Sica's Bicycle Thieves. This Italian neo-realist masterpiece is the story of a poor man and his two children who gets a job putting up posters.
All month, Changing Gears, the series which explores the evolving Midwest economy, looked at changes in manufacturing. Kate Davidson investigated a trend that has people punching out at night while the machines keep working.