The NAACP’s longtime boycott of the state over its contentious Confederate flag has cost cities like Columbia and Charleston at least $10 million.
The downtown population is at an all-time high, and young workers are leading the way.
A group of professors have created the #Charlestonsyllabus to illustrate the histories of faith, race, and violence that collided in a mass murder.
Will Americans ever let out a deep breath, crack open a beer, and say, “Thank God it’s Thursday”?
More than 100 U.S. cities and counties have now adopted some type of “ban the box” law, which prohibits employers from asking job candidates about criminal convictions before the first interview.
There was a clear north-south divide up through the 1970s, when this adorable geography began to scatter.
Rising income inequality is a problem in Scandinavian countries, too.
New “makers spaces” in a struggling neighborhood could bolster the local economy with small-scale manufacturing opportunities.
It’s not just possible, it’s happening in Houten.
And what cities can do instead.
The administration has moved to ban trans fats. Single-use bags should be next.
With departments facing scrutiny across the nation, police unions are lashing out at the cities they serve.
A new report finds that more than one in eight of the nation’s young people are neither employed nor in school.
Only a few U.S. cities can sustain tragic-yet-frequent dinosaur outbreaks.
The Unclaimed Baggage Store in Alabama stocks around 6,000 items daily.
The government is upping its support for music programs in an effort to fight Port of Spain’s drug problem.
Bird flu is hitting U.S. industrial egg production hard, driving up costs for businesses and consumers.
Throughout history, the two have not always gone hand-in-hand. And they may not in the future.