Topic: Presidents Day
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Did the Great Emancipator always want to end slavery? Or did his thinking evolve on the job?
02/20/2011 10:25 am
When most people hear the phrase "President's Day," they think "car sales." But you may not know that President's Day is also about something else: presidents. Look carefully, and you'll see that it's right there in the name. How much do you know about the nation's highest office? Take our quiz to find out.
02/19/2011 09:44 am
As will Kmart. If retailers keep gnawing at this national day of togetherness and gratitude, there will be nothing left of Thanksgiving but a picked-over turkey.
11/17/2010 09:54 am
Canadian families get generous parental leave, childcare subsidies, and guaranteed healthcare. Critics claim America can’t afford to follow suit, but it’s increasingly clear that it can’t afford not to.
02/16/2010 09:19 am
Presidents Day 2010 is not observed the same way – or even the same day – in all states. Which presidents get top billing depends on where you live.
02/15/2010 11:25 am
In Virginia there is no Presidents' Day. It's legally only George Washington's birthday. How well do you know America's (often bogus) holidays?
02/15/2010 08:44 am
The Baucus-Grassley bill focuses on those who have been out of work for at least 60 days. But some experts say it would have only modest impact on the unemployment rate.
02/11/2010 02:44 pm
09/18/2009 01:00 am
Two hundred years later, this tree stands tall, just like Lincoln's legacy.
02/13/2009 12:00 am