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.
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.
In a handful of states, they can't. A lawsuit involving Burger King was supposed to settle the debate in Arkansas.
Bar-hopping party bikes, which let a dozen or more people pedal through popular destinations, don’t fit neatly under traffic laws.
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.
Rosalynn Bliss says social work keeps her grounded as a politician. That, and meditation.
Two economists argue that they aren't. Instead, they say, policymakers should focus on larger employers.
Political novices are running for office at all levels of government -- many driven by anger over their current representatives' policies and behavior.
The justices pressed attorneys on Tuesday about the potential consequences of overturning the court’s 26-year-old ruling.
When government gets too much of a good thing, can open-source technology help?
While they're rarely successful, efforts to remove state Supreme Court justices over policy disagreements are becoming more common.
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.
Many of its ideas reflect a growing Washington consensus that more private investment is needed.