Public Safety & Justice

How Nevada Plans to Solve the Marijuana Banking Problem

The state is drawing inspiration from the gambling industry to get cannabis businesses access to banks.

Despite Census Citizenship Ruling, Officials Say 'Damage Has Been Done'

The justices rejected the Trump administration's plan, for now, to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. Even if it's not ultimately added, there are concerns about immigrants, minorities and low-income people not being counted.

In Absence of Federal Money, Local Governments Spend Millions to Help Asylum Seekers

President Trump's ending of the safe release program is costing cities and counties. Congress is debating a bill that would at least partially reimburse them.

• Trump's Immigration Policies Could Take a Toll on Long-Term Care

To Find More 'Good Cops,' a Few Big Cities Change Their Hiring Process

They're putting more emphasis on applicants' emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills.