Even though the housing market is improving, some owners with troubled properties won't see relief anytime soon.
Economists say that the resource is currently too cheap. Will dry conditions finally help give the issue the political clout necessary to charge more?
What happens when the country's largest state runs low on water?
A UPS program in Louisville gives students free tuition for working the third shift, but at what cost?
Fewer than half of Americans say they're likely to relocate, even if they think their town is headed in the wrong direction.
Recent battles over national politics, government spending, and the future of the country has left many disillusioned with federal policies.
According to a new poll, economic mobility and diversity are key components of a good city or town.
The most recent Allstate/National Journal Heartland Monitor poll asked Americans to assess the cities and towns they call home.
Developers have had to get creative when it comes to salvaging America's failing shopping centers, turning them into hospitals, churches, and even parks.
In Pennsylvania, losing an eye on the job warrants as much as $261,525. In Alabama, it can only get you $27,280.
Though the economy is improving, a third of those still looking for work have been jobless for more than six months.
A federal government program is trying to turn our nation of low-income renters into future homeowners by helping them build up savings accounts.
Spending millions to revitalize a struggling portion of the city might seem like a good bet, but the current effort led by a billionaire CEO is facing major challenges.
Malls around the country are closing, leaving teens with one fewer place to just be.
Privlo wants to become the go-to lender for the self-employed and others whose incomes aren't tied to traditional jobs.
Labor has become more efficient and profitable, but employees aren't sharing in the benefits.
Longshoremen play an indispensable role in getting 90 percent of consumer goods into the country—and they know how to use that to their advantage.
Boomers and Millennials say they want to live in compact, walkable developments, but builders are putting their money into suburban McMansions.
Despite being applauded by many, the "miraculous" prosperity of the Twin Cities is only a reality for a certain slice of their population.