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Free skiing for kids keeps families on their toes

BUTTERMILK SKI RESORT, Colo. -- As the thermometer drops in the Roaring Fork Valley, sport shop clerks, restaurant owners and hotel managers in the town of Aspen study the sky, eager for signs of winter. Grey days are promising; black clouds could...

Flextime movement grows, helping working families

For 16 years, Dena Adams investigated child abuse cases for Covenant House, a New York City nonprofit. But when the agency put her on the overnight shift in 2011, the single mother had difficulty finding care for her 11-year-old daughter.

Adams ...