Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says his state is using its AAA credit rating and workforce to compete in the global market.
If you call one of these 10 states home, your home has plenty of room for improvement, from crime to health care and the environment.
Take a good look at the tax structure in the Show Me State, which offers favorable business costs and a well-developed infrastructure.
Nearly 1,000 crowdfunding sites have popped up over the last five years. All charge fees, and many specialize in niches, so shop around.
Mazda is recalling 109,000 SUVs in the U.S. to address potential rusting frame parts in cold-weather states where road salt is heavily used in the winter.
Citigroup will not webcast its annual meeting next week in St. Louis, in a move one analyst called "ridiculous."
Eleven Democratic senators urged Obama to make a final decision on whether to approve TransCanada Corp's Keystone.
Boeing said on Thursday it will end pension plans for 68,000 non-union employees, including its chief executive.
Google is lobbying officials in at least three states to stop proposed restrictions on driving with headsets such as Google Glass.
A judge rejected a conservative challenge to insurance subsidies available to people that declined to establish their own online marketplaces.
As many as 11 other states and Washington, D.C., are expected to consider increases in 2014. USA Today reports.
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.