Walmart’s Affordable Care ActHealth care services for customers? Sure. Health insurance for employees? Not so much.
Watching the ClockIt can take up to half an hour for Amazon workers to go through security checks. Should they be paid for that time?
The Company That Was Supposed to Make Apple’s Unscratchable Sapphire Screens Has Filed for Bankruptcy
After Soul-Searching, Verizon Decides Deliberately Slowing Data Speeds Isn't Actually “Best” for Mobile Users
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The End of Pregnancy
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Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola in New York City
How a Company You’ve Never Heard of Took Control of the Entire Porn Industry
The Hot New Strategy for Desperate Democrats
Blame China for everything.
The Questions That Michael Brown’s Autopsies Can’t Answer
The Scene of the Crime Autopsy results aren’t going to answer the essential question: Why did Michael Brown have to die?
Kiev Used to Be an Easygoing Place
Now it’s descending into madness.
Don’t Just Sit There
How to be more productive during your commute.
This Smart Suitcase Aims to Ease Travel Headaches With a Built-In Phone Charger and Bag Tracking App
Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.