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Cities Revive an Old Idea to Become More Pedestrian-Friendly

“Pedestrian scrambles” surged in popularity half a century ago. Some places are bringing them back.

States Where Each Generation of Americans Is Growing, Declining

Newly released Census data show different shifts in millennial, Generation X and baby boomer populations across states.

Uncertain of the Future, States Save and Save Some More

Governors and legislatures are keeping spending growth at its lowest level since the recession to make sure they're prepared for the next one.

Can States and Cities Really Uphold the Paris Climate Deal?

They have pledged to carry out the landmark accord on behalf of America. We asked environmental experts for the most effective and politically practical ways they can help do that.

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