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From states with sluggish economies to the worst education systems, find out what set these locales back to make them the bottom 10.
The Pine Tree State offers serene quality of life, but workers aren’t staying to enjoy it. Productivity is worst in the nation.
A storm is moving towards the Northeast, with destructive wind gusts stretching a threat from New England to Ohio, NBC News reports.
The NSA lost its authority at midnight to collect Americans' phone records in bulk, after Senator Rand Paul stood in the way of the program.
The US is split over right to work laws—literally. Exactly half of the 50 states are right-to-work states—the next will tip the balance.
The National Weather Service called "potentially historic" could dump 2 feet or more of snow between New York and New England.
Towns and cities along the Northeastern and mid-Atlantic coast were under flood watches, warnings and advisories on Monday morning.
After a cold spell, much of the United States can expect warm weather in the days ahead, NBC News reports.
A new family of powerful antibiotics may provide a weapon against the growing threat of drug-resistant superbugs. NBC News reports.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan says the rise in popularity of the "lumberjack chic" look has caused a rise in demand for L.L. Bean's boots.
L.L.Bean has seen such a surge in demand for its iconic "Bean" boot, that it's had to double its manufacturing capacity.
The iconic Lincoln Log toy has moved its manufacturing back to the U.S., without hurting its profit margins. Here's a look behind the scenes.
A nor'easter was expected to develop along the East Coast just as millions of travelers head to their Thanksgiving destinations.
A Maine judge rejects a bid by state health officials to restrict the movements of Kaci Hickox, who has been defying a quarantine, reports CNBC's Mandy Drury.
The fight over Ebola quarantines in the U.S. is discouraging doctors, nurses and other health workers from going to Africa. NBC News reports.
New York City's health department said a doctor being treated for Ebola "cooperated fully" with officials, dismissing a report that he initially lied.
Heavy rain and wind slowed down the morning commute Wednesday as a Nor'easter makes its way through New England. NBC reports.
Maine stands tall for education and quality of life, but a sluggish economy and limited infrastructure create issues for business.
Wonder which state has the lowest crime rate, ranks high in environmental quality, parks and recreation and access to health care? Read on.
A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries caught fire in a Wal-Mart parking lot in the Maine city of Waterville.