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Attorneys general in neighboring states filed a Supreme Court lawsuit attempting to overturn parts of Colorado's historic marijuana law.
The tech giant has broken down some of the top searched gifts, and it looks as if Apple's iPads and Microsoft's Xbox will be big hits this year.
Voters in five states approved ballot measures calling for raises in their states' minimum wages, adding to the federal debate.
A nurse in Spain has become the first person to contract Ebola outside of West Africa, as an NBC News freelancer arrived in Nebraska for treatment.
The Nebraska Medical Center will receive Ashoka Mukpo, the NBC News photographer who was infected with the Ebola Virus, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
These states have made the biggest gains since the Great Recession by reforming regulations and offering incentives to attract investment.
Georgia slices up the competition in America's Top States for Business 2014, signaling a shift back to the Sun Belt from the energy boomers.
The Cornhusker State offers one of the nation’s friendliest regulatory climates. The economy is strong, but the state trails in innovation.
Wonder which state has the lowest crime rate, ranks high in environmental quality, parks and recreation and access to health care? Read on.
Beyond agriculture, Nebraska is now fertile ground for business growth thanks to tax incentives, high education rates and more attractions.
Wider efforts to rebuild America's deeply depressed cities can't succeed until public safety is restored.
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.
Federal and state funding cutbacks are challenging Main Street. The future of America is at stake since cities contribute more than 90 percent to GDP.
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.