Trump's Tariffs Could Hurt More Local Economies Than They Help

Only a small number of regions employ many steel and aluminum workers, and economically depressed areas the proposal aims to benefit could experience hardship in other industries.

Metro Areas Where Housing Vacancies Are Rising, Declining

New Census data show 11.3 percent of homes were vacant last year.

Pedestrian Deaths Remain Near Historic High

A new report suggests that high fatalities may be the new normal and that cellphone and marijuana use could be two factors driving the death toll.

The Metro Areas With the Most Job Growth in 2017

While the nation's largest metro areas generally outperformed the rest of the country, some mid-sized and small regions made significant employment gains.

• The States That Added the Most Jobs Last Year