As the U.S. airline industry continues to shrink, dozens of small and midsize cities are scrambling to try to maintain their economic lifelines. » Read More
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.
Despite periodic increases, the buying power of the federal minimum wage hasn't kept up with inflation.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell last week, hitting a three-month low as the labor market continues to gather momentum.
U.S. home resales unexpectedly rose in June to their fastest pace in more than nine years.