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.
Beepi is raising another $300 million in venture capital to fund its expansion nationwide.
Health insurer Humana has received takeover interest, with potential bidders including Aetna and Cigna, according to reports.
Much-needed rains have brought relief to drought-stricken states, but they'll be a boon to insects, too.
The U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter as it buckled under the weight of heavy snowfalls and a resurgent dollar, but activity has rebounded.
Falling consumer sentiment is another sign that the US is stuck in a lackluster year, BlackRock's Russ Koesterich says.
The Institute for Supply Management-Chicago Business Barometer unexpectedly fell in May, reversing the previous month's rise.