Three programs to watch as federal budget negotiations kick off.
African Americans waited an average of 23 minutes to vote in the 2012 election, compared to 12 minutes for whites.
Climate change is forcing a showdown between vineyards and sensitive habitats.
New Orleans was once a great city to get away from business. How it became a great place to start one.
Spanish researchers are making the case that the world will in fact be less crowded in 2100 than it is now.
The problem isn't just job loss. It's having no cash on hand when it happens.
In 2010, air pollution contributed to 1.2 million deaths and 2013 looks like it could be even worse.
It's not just the recession.
The fascinating historical reason why a quarter of the country's home loans are in some kind of trouble.
According to a new study, their quality has little effect on student performance.
The latest measure from the S&P/Case-Shiller home price indexes shows an 8.1 percent year-over-year increase.
The city's push for transit-oriented development has paid off, according to a new report.
It's a misleading metric that actually tells us very little about efficiency.
It may actually make it sicker.
The average wealth of today's 20 and 30-somethings is 7 percent below that of those in their 20s and 30s in 1983.
Children from poor families and special needs kids are disproportionately impacted by the cuts.
Populations in markets hit hard by the 2008 crisis – like Phoenix, Orlando, and Las Vegas – grew faster than others.
According to a CDC study, we do this more than most European countries.
New charts explain how America spends money on food.