The FCC will vote on an order next week that would invalidate many local and potentially some state agreements with internet companies.
Since the Pennsylvania report, several other states have launched investigations into the Catholic Church. But in some of them, laws prevent many child victims from seeking legal justice.
Three states could restrict or preemptively criminalize abortion at a time when there is uncertainty over the future of Roe v. Wade.
Babies die at higher rates in the U.S. than in poorer countries like Cuba and Poland.
The latest from Florence, plus recent coverage on how states and cities across the country are planning for the next big storm.
The once-quiet place reserved for technical experts is increasingly being held hostage in political fights.
Rather than going after voters in the middle, both the Democratic and Republican nominees are playing to their base.
State and local leaders need to pay a lot of attention to how businesses take advantage of the federal law's capital-investment provisions.
Local governments are turning to data-driven tools to meet growing waste management challenges.
The research is clear: Proactive law enforcement does reduce crime. Reducing racially disparate outcomes is the next challenge.
The annual National League of Cities report signals potentially more challenging times ahead for many localities.
In its bid to start collecting a sales tax on internet purchases, Colorado could run afoul of the Supreme Court's ruling.
Their purchasing pledge is a small but symbolic step toward reducing greenhouse gases.
Almost all those running for promotion to governor lost their party's primaries.
The actor has become the voice of announcements on Vancouver's buses and subways.
Bill Pound, the executive director of the National Conference of State Legislatures since 1987, helped preserve bipartisanship among lawmakers.