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In Flint's Aftermath, Water Will Run by New Rules

The water crisis in Michigan highlighted major problems with not just federal regulations but the way localities enforce them. That's all likely to change soon.

Pregnant in Prison? Some States Deliver Doulas

In a small but growing number of states, expectant inmates are getting help dealing with the trauma of giving birth and then having to say goodbye.

The Story Behind San Bernardino’s Long Bankruptcy

Unlike Detroit or Stockton, this California city’s insolvency can’t be blamed on debt or pensions.

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