The magic of Halloween is firmly embedded in the American subconscious -- which may be why trick-or-treating is still an important event every year in a lot of neighborhoods.
Living with a catastrophic injury is usually not an easy task. It takes time to adjust to the way you have to live. Maybe you've broken your back and have no feeling below the waist, or you hit your head, suffered a traumatic brain injury and can no longer balance well or walk confidently. Whatever your challenge is, it often takes time and perseverance to overcome.
The New Jersey Paid Sick Leave Act takes effect this month. Employers and employees alike should take note.
Despite the fact that it's no longer unusual for a woman to be the major breadwinner in her family -- or even the sole supporter -- there's still a significant gap between what women make on the job and what their male counterparts make. It's about 20 percent -- which translates into billions of dollars in earnings that women across the nation are denied.
Science is getting better and better at understanding human behavior. It has also gotten better at predicting what causes car accidents.