Baedeker Guides are long gone, but many of the traditional travel guides retain their influence when they produce a best-of list.
Despite any public trash-talking, Expedia knows which fans really think their team is going all the way this year.
As many as 11 other states and Washington, D.C., are expected to consider increases in 2014. USA Today reports.
Wider efforts to rebuild America's deeply depressed cities can't succeed until public safety is restored.
Gene Urban, The Urban Team at Realty Executives, weighs in on 3 listings in the Phoenix, Arizona area where the average sales price is about $215,000 in the city.
Even struggling metros are having success in attracting investment. In the process, they are creating a virtuous cycle of creativity.
These sunshine cities have focused their efforts on developing new industry niches to strengthen their local economies and promote future growth.
The ebbing economic tide from the Great Recession revealed some of the worst swindles in municipal finance in decades.
Detroit's bankruptcy, and rumblings about tax overhaul, have fueled a big sell off in the municipal bond market. What's next?
Visit any American city and it doesn't take a whole lot of imagination to see where its greatness came from—however faded it may seem to be.
Chattanooga has made a comeback over the last 5 years thanks to investing in high-speed broadband. In the process, it has wooed $4 billion in foreign investment.
Interest rate swaps - sold as a way to save money on public financing - have turned into municipal bombs.
The head of the National Urban League outlines a plan to close the economic divide that's crippling U.S. cities.
Mayor Scott Smith of Mesa, Ariz., weighs in on Apple's plan to open a plant there. The state offered financial incentives, but the city did not.
As millions of Americans come to grips with the loss of health plans under Obamacare, there are no easy answers. Some face higher costs, some lower.
New York and Illinois court rulings on 'Amazon taxes' may head to the U.S. Supreme Court to settle questions about the taxing online retail sales.
The early and unexpected snow storm in Arizona is fun and games for some and a money making opportunity for others.
The government shutdown has crippled the economy of an Arizona town near the Grand Canyon, where most residents rely on tourism.
First Solar has sided with utilities in fighting "net-metering," which gives rooftop solar users full credit for the power they put on the grid.
New Jersey’s standing in America's Top States for Business has declined since Gov. Chris Christie took office in 2010. It finishes 42nd this year.