- Mayor's menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants Updated: Apr-19-14 6:58 pm
- Sioux City riverboat casino prepares to close Updated: Apr-19-14 6:23 pm
- Hill criticized in GOP debate over donation Updated: Apr-19-14 5:24 pm
- Yorkers ask city to legalize raising chickens Updated: Apr-19-14 5:13 pm
- Fairbanks takes 2nd look at rejected contract Updated: Apr-19-14 4:25 pm
- Asheville council seeks less graffiti in city Updated: Apr-19-14 3:47 pm
- Ride-sharing service hits pushback in St. Louis Updated: Apr-19-14 2:46 pm
- When NY court named for ex-judge, another bristles Updated: Apr-19-14 1:02 pm
- Animal activists aim to replace carriage horses Updated: Apr-19-14 12:52 pm
- SC towns and counties spur state to ban texting Updated: Apr-19-14 12:13 pm
- Brown County takes 2nd run at courthouse upgrades Updated: Apr-19-14 11:31 am
- It's mayor, grad student vs. machine in NJ race Updated: Apr-19-14 11:29 am
- Browning, Blackfeet utility dispute goes to court Updated: Apr-19-14 10:56 am
- Charter government popular among Md. counties Updated: Apr-19-14 9:30 am
- Boston mayor to host summit on gun trafficking Updated: Apr-19-14 9:29 am
- RI's 5 things: City subpoenaed, overdose efforts Updated: Apr-19-14 9:29 am
- National energy boom blurs political battle lines Updated: Apr-19-14 8:58 am
- Student fought bureaucrats for Holocaust justice Updated: Apr-19-14 6:44 am
- Hearing to consider voting policies in 4 states Updated: Apr-19-14 5:06 am
- Boston mayor objects to casino licensing process Updated: Apr-18-14 8:16 pm
- Plane spotted in Iran is registered to Utah bank Updated: Apr-18-14 8:01 pm
- Court: Lancaster County not liable for bus crash Updated: Apr-18-14 6:27 pm
- Officials announce plan for Microsoft data center Updated: Apr-18-14 6:08 pm
- Judge interviews experts in Detroit bankruptcy Updated: Apr-18-14 5:31 pm
- Military scales down, modifies Guam buildup plan Updated: Apr-18-14 5:26 pm
JENKINTOWN, Pennsylvania - The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won't be going to bed hungry.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa - A Sioux City riverboat casino is preparing to close its doors this summer, but is hoping a court fight will save it.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Republican congressional hopeful French Hill fended off criticism during a debate Saturday as his two rivals highlighted the Little Rock banking executive's donation to a former Democratic state treasurer's campaign and his support of a local sales tax measure.
YORK, Pennsylvania - A group of York City residents is asking the local government to make it legal for them to raise chickens.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Fairbanks City Council will reconsider a union contract proposal it rejected last month.
ASHEVILLE, North Carolina - The Asheville City Council will consider a plan to help rid the city of graffiti, including requirements that property owners remove it and asking legislators to approve higher penalties for vandals.
ST. LOUIS - A ride-sharing service has started service in St. Louis, ignoring a cease and desist order from the city's taxi commission.
FORT EDWARD, New York - An upstate New York courthouse is being named for a recently retired judge, but another jurist is saying, "Objection!"
FORT WAYNE, Indiana - Kolette Winstead Frazier spent Friday afternoon at her Huntertown farm loading up horses for a weekend wedding in Michigan.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - After years of facing fierce opposition, the idea of South Carolina passing a statewide texting-while-driving ban is becoming a real possibility. Earlier this month the state Senate and House passed separate bills aimed at putting to an end to the confusing hodgepodge of local bans. However many believe it will fall short of its intention to deter distracted driving.
NASHVILLE, Indiana - Brown County officials are taking another run at residents in hopes they'll support a tax increase for an expansion of the outdated 130-year-old courthouse.
LOGAN TOWNSHIP, New Jersey - Two of the Democrats running for Congress in New Jersey's 1st District say they're in the race largely because they feared no one else would take on the third, a state senator and brother of a non-elected powerbroker.
GREAT FALLS, Montana - Browning officials say Blackfeet tribal leaders are mailing false billing notices to residents in an attempt to take over the towns' water, sewer and garbage services.
WESTMINSTER, Maryland - Though all 23 Maryland counties started by being run by county commissioners, more and more counties have switched to a charter form of government in search for greater control over local issues.
BOSTON - Mayor Martin Walsh will host a regional summit on gun trafficking.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - From records related to Gordon Fox being subpoenaed to a House panel hearing a bill to legalize marijuana, here are five things to know in Rhode Island:
DENVER - The U.S. energy boom is blurring the traditional political battle lines across the country.
AMSTERDAM - Charlotte van den Berg was a 20-year-old college student working part-time in Amsterdam's city archives when she and other interns came across a shocking find: letters from Jewish Holocaust survivors complaining that the city was forcing them to pay back taxes and late payment fines on property seized after they were deported to Nazi death camps.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Civil rights groups are planning a hearing to consider how to improve elections administration and expand access to voting in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska.
BOSTON - Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh's administration has called on the state's top gambling regulator to recuse himself from the casino licensing process in eastern Massachusetts.
SALT LAKE CITY - An airplane that mysteriously ended up in Iran is registered to a Utah bank under an arrangement for aviation ownership that has prompted two warnings from a government watchdog in the past year.
OMAHA, Nebraska - The Nebraska Supreme Court ruled Friday that Lancaster County shouldn't be held liable in a lawsuit filed by a man who was seriously injured in a crash with a school bus in 2009.
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - Microsoft will begin construction on a new data center in West Des Moines, state and local officials announced Friday, bringing the company's total investment in Iowa to nearly $2 billion, the largest in the state to date.
DETROIT - A former New York lieutenant governor was among the candidates interviewed Friday as a possible expert in the Detroit bankruptcy case.
HAGATNA, Guam - The military's revised proposal for a buildup on Guam calls for less population growth and locating a Marine Corps live-fire training range on an Air Force base instead of the site of an ancient village.