Since working over school breaks can predict future job prospects, this matters.
That's because distracting the brain with Candy Crush and Facebook "improves employee well-being," according to one researcher.
New York and L.A. aren't the only epicenters for graphic designers, architects, and fashion designers.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
The number of U.S. beermakers more than doubled between 2007 and 2012, despite a trend away from suds. That's because most newcomers are tiny and artisanal.
But its factories remain very inefficient, even though there are cost-saving technologies available. Why?
An amusing invention with a dark origin story.
A new report finds that higher intelligence is linked with rural-to-city migration, and with city-to-suburb movement.
The longtime East Coast gaming hub faces a wave of closings. What will happen to its infrastructure?
The city-state stages its largest demonstration in a decade as living standards continue to plummet under 17 years of Chinese control.
Street photographer Dougie Wallace embedded himself in the lewd, bloody bashes of England's worst bachelor-party destination.
Normally buzzing Buenos Aires ground to a halt Wednesday to watch Argentina compete in the World Cup.
The city's barbecue alleys are up against government regulation—and changing tastes.
For several bars in Washington, D.C., sales have jumped 50 percent during World Cup games. The U.S. should win for pride. It should also win for the economy.
Instead, they care more about how easy it is to keep up with rules, regulations, and tax filings.
With one caveat: While the number of employed people may decline in an area, that doesn't necessarily mean the unemployment rate is going up.
Texas Central Railway intends to build a Houston-Dallas line with private money.
Seoul's "smart work centers" give overworked public-sector employees an alternative to long commutes.
As more put off retirement, the number of older workers grew 9 percent since 2007.