Oil's drop in price is affecting states across the country in different ways, but Alaska's hit has been the hardest.
Some of the nation's top oil states are showing early signs of a slowdown as a result of the plunge in crude prices.
The recent drop in oil prices may soon take a big bite out of tax revenues in states that are big energy producers.
A federal amendment expired, paving the way for Dallas Love Field to offer flights again and setting the stage for an airfare war.
The Permian Basin of west Texas and southeast New Mexico is seeing an exploration renaissance, according to Oilprice.com.
States are still seeing low levels of job growth despite the recovery. A weak housing and manufacturing sector has stymied employment.
Colorado is trying to outbid rival states like Florida and New Mexico for a bigger slice of the commercial aerospace industry pie.
The Land of Enchantment’s low costs might be charming, but the regulatory climate is not. Compared to its neighbors, the state’s economy is lagging.
As drought bakes nearly half the country, an expert says we may have to return to the days of WWII to ease the pain.
Shares of La Quinta fell as much as 2 percent in their trading debut on Wednesday, though they later rebounded and rose slightly.
Daniel Loeb's hedge fund will be losing Rhode Island as a client after the state's pension fund found his Third Point too risky.
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.