Dirty needles left behind by drug users have become so prevalent in parks that some public health agencies are leaning on citizens to clean them up.
Fayetteville, N.C., earned the top honors in the annual Equipt to Innovate report, a joint study from Governing and the nonprofit Living Cities.
Some health officials say nothing. Members of Congress, meanwhile, are taking matters of money for the drug crisis into their own hands.
Differences in wage laws and costs of living explain why they're more common in some places than others.
Since the UN got involved, the city has taken steps to make utility bills more affordable. But 17,000 customers still could lose their service next month.
Appearing on "Real Time with Bill Maher," Jay Inslee gave one of the most glowing reviews from a governor of the marijuana industry.
In a handful of states, they can't. A lawsuit involving Burger King was supposed to settle the debate in Arkansas.
The justices will hear oral arguments on Tuesday in a case over the state's legislative and congressional maps, which have been accused of discriminating against black and Latino voters.
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.
Bar-hopping party bikes, which let a dozen or more people pedal through popular destinations, don’t fit neatly under traffic laws.
Two economists argue that they aren't. Instead, they say, policymakers should focus on larger employers.
Rosalynn Bliss says social work keeps her grounded as a politician. That, and meditation.
While they're rarely successful, efforts to remove state Supreme Court justices over policy disagreements are becoming more common.
It’s not about how successful any business is but what the city has left after it leaves.
Contrary to what some people think, their presence enhances security and operations.
Technological innovation on a piece-by-piece basis isn't enough. More fundamental change is needed.