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Cities Find New Ways to Go After Gun Violence

Widespread and comprehensive gun control legislation has failed at the federal and state levels. While cities don’t have the authority to ban guns, they’ve gotten creative trying to control them.

Where Income Inequality Has Gotten Worse

Larger metro areas experience some of the highest income inequality, and since the Great Recession, it’s only gotten worse. On Thursday, fast-food workers in 100 cities protested for higher wages.

Cities to Compete for $45 Million Innovation Grants

Some cities will get grant funding to test a method of problem solving designed by the charitable foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies.

Goodbye Gayborhood?

As gay Americans gained more acceptance and integrated themselves throughout cities over the past decade, a sociologist argues they've also lost some of their community and history.

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