The country is deploying 50,000 soldiers and police for the Games.
Helping ex-offenders get insured could have real public safety benefits.
Chris Christie described it as "the ugliest damn building" in the state, "and maybe America."
The GOP leader of Mesa, Arizona, championed a new property tax; loves mass transit; and lured liberal-arts colleges to his city. Can these moves propel him to higher office in a red state?
Over 2,000 people marched through the streets of São Paulo this weekend.
"I am not sure, but I don't bloody know them."
The SAFE Act could lead to overcrowded prisons and misplaced law enforcement priorities.
Officials want to turn Pullman, America's first company town, into a historic hotspot for tourists. Will they come?
New rules limiting busking have not gone over well at all with the city's struggling arts community.
At least two people have been killed in violent clashes between Ukrainian police and pro-Europe protesters.
The best way to stop a bully is to speak out, but disappointingly, officials waited until the governor was vulnerable to air their complaints.
The world's most beautiful city just keeps getting attacked in the English language press.
Weekend meter fees can reduce circling time, help local businesses, and generate money for transit.
The controversial poet and playwright's work in Newark still offers inspiration to those who would speak truth to local power.
India is almost "polio-free."
Researchers say a dozen of them are bad enough to cause explosions.
And it could be even worse than last time.
Low-income youth have been gathering in São Paulo shopping malls to chant lyrics from a music genre called funk da ostentaçã o.