The Supreme Court required prosecutors to do this decades ago, but they don't always follow the rules. New York is the latest state to strengthen them.
Two economists argue that they aren't. Instead, they say, policymakers should focus on larger employers.
In the wake of Stephon Clark's death, California is considering the strictest rules in the country about when deadly force can be used. But they may not impact criminal cases against cops.
Political novices are running for office at all levels of government -- many driven by anger over their current representatives' policies and behavior.
Tips from a cybersecurity expert.
When government gets too much of a good thing, can open-source technology help?
The justices pressed attorneys on Tuesday about the potential consequences of overturning the court’s 26-year-old ruling.
"I can count on one hand the number of top [legislative] leaders who have successfully run for major statewide office."
Hiring police officers is much harder than it used to be. To stay competitive, some are offering generous pay increases and bonuses.
The new rules are designed to reduce premiums, but health policy experts say they will have little effect.
Estimate of annual online sales tax revenue that states are missing out on because the federal government bans them from collecting it. The Supreme Court heard a case this week that challenges that ban, but some of the justices raised concerns about ending it.
Miami is taking the trend of teacher housing one step further than other places. But do teachers want to live where they work -- even if it means cheaper rent?
Up until now, high-tax states have complained the most.
Cities have become increasingly focused on doing whatever it takes to attract large corporations. But it's hard to govern a one-company town. Just ask Anaheim.• Despite New Rules to Disclose Corporate Tax Breaks, Just Half of Local Governments Are
Publicly owned internet networks are giving some rural regions an advantage over even the techiest big cities.
By applying a strategic lens to the procurement process, local governments can transform how they partner with the private sector.