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More Than a Quarter of Employers Think More Employees Are Calling in Sick With Fake Excuses Due to Stress Tied to the Recession, Finds CareerBuilder's Annual Survey

(CHICAGO)-- While the cold and flu season serves as a primary culprit in workplace absences, the economy may be a factor as well this year. According to an annual survey by CareerBuilder, nearly one-third of workers have played hooky from the office this year, calling in sick when they were well at least once.

Obama to Address Gay Rights Organization

The Human Rights Campaign announced today that President Barack Obama will deliver the keynote address at the 13th Annual National Dinner, taking place this Saturday in Washington, D.C.

Seven out of Ten LGBT Adults, Given the Choice, Prefer Jobs in States That Recognize Same-Sex Marriages

(SAN FRANCISCO, CA, WASHINGTON, DC and ROCHESTER, NY)– October 6, 2009 – According to the 2009 Out & Equal Workplace Survey, other factors being equal, 71 percent of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) adults would prefer a job with an employer based in a state where marriage equality is recognized over an employer based in a state that does not yet recognize marriage equality for

75% of Americans Plan on Working as Long as They Can

(NEW YORK) A new study released by Bankrate, Inc. shows that the vast majority of working Americans plan to work as long as they can during retirement age, showing a redefinition of how Americans view traditional retirement plans.