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Bernie Sanders: Donald Trump is a 'Pathological Liar'
The Democratic candidate for president is interviewed on "This Week."
The Legend Lives on in Sleepy Hollow
Halloween just a couple of weeks away and it's not too early to start getting into the holidays fear and we're gonna go live. To the same Sleepy Hollow cemetery. Upstate New York we're joined by ABC news is a Lydia Smith and Megan can nearly got. Ejecting him. Hi I'm lagging. Yeah it. Still here
Netflix and Microsoft: What You Need to Know About Their New Maternity, Paternity Leave
The competition for the best labor talent is heating up as Microsoft and Netflix both make headlines for generous maternity and paternity leave policies that surpass American corporate standards. Microsoft announced today that it's offering paid parental leave of 12 weeks, "paid at 100 percent, for
US Is Only Industrialized Nation Without Paid Maternity Leave
In time for Mother's Day, advocates for paid family leave are reminding people that the U.S. is only one of three countries in the world that don't offer paid maternity leave and may faces negative consequences without statutory paid family leave. The other two countries are Papa New Guinea and
The Worst States to Be a Working Mom
There are 181 countries that guarantee paid leave from work for new mothers and 81 that guarantee it for new fathers -- the United States is not among them. This leaves many new parents choosing between time with their new arrivals and time earning a paycheck , which in many situations is an
Clinton Looks to the Past at Fundraiser for Chelsea's Mother-In-Law
Marjorie Margolies’ Congressional campaign got a boost from the Big Dog today. With the May 20 primary less than six weeks away, the race for Pennsylvania’s thirteenth district is still up for grabs. President Bill Clinton, whose daughter Chelsea is married to Margolies’ son Marc...
CNN Reporter Accuses Time Warner of Discriminating Against Biological Dads
A journalist for CNN is accusing Time Warner of gender discrimination, saying the company gives most parents, including adopting families, longer paid family leave than what it offers biological fathers. Josh Levs, based in Atlanta, Ga., said that Time Warner offers 10 weeks of paid-time leave to
Leukemia Patient Says Insurance Was Canceled Over 26-Cent Payment Shortfall
A New Jersey father who was laid off from his job while battling leukemia had his health insurance benefits canceled after a check sent as payment was mistakenly 26 cents short, his wife said. Sergio Branco, 33, thought he might be having a heart attack in January when he started experiencing chest
Pa. Hospital Accused of Abusing Cancer-Stricken Secretary
A leading cancer surgeon claims he was fired by his hospital for coming to the defense of his secretary after she was diagnosed with breast cancer then allegedly treated shabbily by the hospital. Dr. Kevin Staveley-O'Carroll now is suing his former employer, the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in
Pregnant T-Mobile Employee Clocked Out to Use Toilet
Kristi Rifkin had been working at T-Mobile Call Center in Nashville for four years when she got pregnant with her third child. She says she loved her job. “I had a great run,” Rifkin, 40, told ABC News. “I was making bonus. T Mobile was...