Companies like Airbnb and Etsy are redefining what it means to have a "job." Is that good for the economy?
The federal government plays a major role, but it is not the single largest industry in the region.
In 2012, Jose Manuel Abel moved to Munich in desperate search of a job. One year later, he's employed, but without his family.
But flood insurance hikes may make this quiet beach-side neighborhood unaffordable for many residents.
The digital currency gets a neighborhood portal.
Research finds that poor children are more likely to end up with impaired brain function as adults.
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We claim to care about where our apples are grown, but few of us question the costs associated with relying on external energy to drive economic growth.
While the storm only forced some of us from our homes, it cost us all a way of life.
At least, that's how it feels to Europeans, according to a new survey.
The city's demand pricing program balances efficiency with affordability.
How tech has won the recession, county by county.
A dollar ain't what it used to be.
California is on its way, and the Midwest, the Northeast Corridor, and Texas all have plans of their own.
Exposure is getting worse in parts of the world, especially industrializing countries.
France is buzzing about a new book that tries to put a price tag on the city, while also tracing its pattern of property ownership over time.
Where Americans depend the most on federal spending.