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The Idaho City at the Center of the Refugee Controversy

A refugee center in Twin Falls has endured many months of anti-immigrant hostility -- and emerged stronger as a result.

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.

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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