Economists and scientists predicted shorter hours for US laborers nearly a century ago. Why hasn't it happened?
With more than 1 in 5 citizens receiving assistance, it has more people on the program than the population of Boston or Seattle.
As Colorado struggles for an answer, pot advocates say too many levies could drive users back to the black market.
You won't believe the wait time for police help. The city's financial crisis is taking a toll on emergency services.
The former Treasury secretary hits the lecture circuit, where he picked up $400,000 for just 3 speeches.
People in Kansas can now carry weapons into public buildings, but insurance companies are balking at the increased risk.
A new study finds overall US conditions have improved slightly, but the regional picture features some hard driving.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.