If you're looking to give a book to a friend or family member this holiday, NPR Books editor Petra Mayer shares her picks.
Many companies allow workers to skip out of work a few hours early during the summer. Sometimes, an employee can work four 10 hour days — or get out early on a Friday. A new survey, by Captivate Networks, finds that about half of white collar employees work in offices with shorter summer hours. But employees working those shorter hours say they were less productive and suffered from more stress.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.