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
Although Oakland is hiring again, CNBC's Scott Cohn reports some issues holding the city back from balancing its budget.
A CNBC.com analysis of more than 120 of the nation's largest state and local municipal pension plans finds they face a wide range of financial burdens as aging workforces near retirement.
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.
A look at the economic health of 384 major metro areas in the U.S. examining leading indicators such as jobless rates and industrial production.
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.
Wildfire season is getting underway and the heatwave, dry conditions and thick grasses could spell danger for California
Bernie Sanders and his wife, Jane, have hired lawyers as the FBI investigates allegations of bank fraud, a report says
Uber's Travis Kalanick was finally hunted down creating a chilling effect for the next innovator, says Jake Novak.
Intellectual property is the bedrock of our economy. Here's how we strengthen US patent laws, say Coons and Cotton.
New U.S. single-family home sales rose in May and the median sales price surged to an all-time high.
Trump contends that wealthy people can better run the U.S. economy because they do not need money.