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In an attempt to optimize hiring, companies continue to subject job applicants to personality tests. But as Nick Corcodilos notes, passing a personality test doesn’t mean an applicant has the talent an employer wants. Photo by Getty Images....
Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a news conference at the United Nations headquarters in New York March 10, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Segar WASHINGTON — The State Department said it would release about 3,000 pages of...
Mike Melia, PBS NewsHour’s senior broadcast producer, reflects on the solace gained from golfing alone. Photo by Stephen Marks and Getty Images It’s a scramble off the first tee to buy myself some distance from the foursome behind me, but I...
This artist’s rendering illustrates the spacecraft OSIRIS-REx, which will extend its robotic arm, TAGSAM, to vacuum up a sample from the asteroid Bennu.Photo by National Aeronautics and Space Administration Today is National Asteroid Day, and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Customs and Border Protection should more than double its ranks of internal affairs investigators, an advisory panel has recommended in a report sent to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. The panel recommended in a...
U.S. President Barack Obama meets with Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington June 30, 2015. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/Reuters WASHINGTON — Brazil pledged Tuesday to restore millions of acres...