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The Labor Department rule guarantees legally married same-sex spouses can take unpaid time off to care for one another or sick relative, even in states thatdon't recognize the marriage.
Next week on Marketplace Weekend, we have our fourth installment in special series with the BBC - Six Routes to Riches: A look at the challenges and opportunities people face as they make a living around the world. Next week we will be in China, the world's second largest economy.
That got us thinking, where are the products that you buy made? Is it important to you?
In India, many widows largely vanish from mainstream society as dictated by tradition. But when it comes to Holi, the spring festival of colors, some widows come out to join the celebration.
A flood of refugees in Germany has strained resources, particularly housing. A website has signed up hundreds of Germans willing to have the newcomers come and live with them.
A global health student from Seattle went to the tiny country to study maternal health. But she also learned how to be more friendly to her neighbors.
Let's rewind the clock 150 years to the end of the Civil War, when Southern planters had to find new laborers.
Scientists are sharply divided on whether the disordered thinking and paranoia sometimes caused by marijuana is just a temporary thing or the start of long-term disorders like schizophrenia.