- Newport again reviews protection of stone walls Updated: Dec-12-13 7:59 am
- Dallas restricts gas drilling in city Updated: Dec-12-13 6:46 am
- Announcement due on Cincinnati streetcar project Updated: Dec-12-13 6:29 am
- Mayor: NCAA finals a chance to showcase Chicago Updated: Dec-12-13 5:07 am
- Frederick, Md., mayor begins 2nd term Updated: Dec-12-13 4:20 am
- California city OKs parade despite gay exclusion Updated: Dec-12-13 1:55 am
- Legal weed sales will be spotty in Colorado Updated: Dec-12-13 1:01 am
- Ex-San Diego mayor sued again for sex harrassment Updated: Dec-11-13 10:53 pm
- Milwaukee mayor undergoes angioplasty Updated: Dec-11-13 6:14 pm
- Detroit mayor touts accomplishments in last speech Updated: Dec-11-13 5:53 pm
- Pay raises recommended for Utah gov., officials Updated: Dec-11-13 5:09 pm
- Lawrence commission OKs concealed carry exemption Updated: Dec-11-13 5:02 pm
- Petition drive to start for Vineland mayor recall Updated: Dec-11-13 4:59 pm
- DC Council advances college scholarship program Updated: Dec-11-13 4:51 pm
- NW Ind. mayor: Complaint is speculation, innuendo Updated: Dec-11-13 4:43 pm
- Casper City Council proceeds with conflict inquiry Updated: Dec-11-13 3:43 pm
- Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials Updated: Dec-11-13 3:34 pm
- Hunger a growing problem in Rhode Island Updated: Dec-11-13 2:53 pm
- NY Mayor-elect de Blasio to live in Gracie Mansion Updated: Dec-11-13 1:50 pm
- Evans tops $1 million in fundraising for DC mayor Updated: Dec-11-13 1:28 pm
- Gering, Minatare go to court over 911 services Updated: Dec-11-13 12:26 pm
- Religion, historic label collide at Fla. temple Updated: Dec-11-13 12:03 pm
- Winchester chief says he'll enforce meth rules Updated: Dec-11-13 11:49 am
- New Haven signs over ownership of Shubert Theater Updated: Dec-11-13 11:43 am
- Baton Rouge Council approves proposed 2014 budget Updated: Dec-11-13 10:42 am
NEWPORT, Rhode Island - Newport planners are reviewing the preservation of stone walls following protests by residents last July when a developer removed about 23 feet of historic stone wall.
DALLAS - The Dallas City Council has decided that drilling natural gas wells will not be allowed to happen less than 1,500 feet from protected areas such as homes.
CINCINNATI - The Cincinnati mayor says he plans a major announcement regarding the future of the city's beleaguered streetcar project.
CHICAGO - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says playing host to the NCAA men's gymnastics and ice hockey championships is an opportunity to showcase the city as a "first-class sports and tourism destination."
FREDERICK, Maryland - Frederick Mayor Randy McClement is beginning his second term.
WESTMINSTER, California - A Southern California city granted a private group a permit Wednesday night to hold a Vietnamese new year's parade, despite objections over its exclusion of the community's gay and lesbian residents.
DENVER - Legal marijuana sales in Colorado are set to start on Jan. 1, or so the law says. Knowing when the recreational pot shops will actually open, however, is anyone's guess.
SAN DIEGO - A day after he was sentenced to home confinement for the unwanted groping of women, former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has been sued by another city employee.
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett says he feels fine after undergoing an angioplasty to unblock two heart vessels.
DETROIT - Dave Bing says Detroit is better off now than when he was elected mayor four years ago.
SALT LAKE CITY - A state commission is once again recommending raising the salaries of Utah's top officials, suggesting a pay jump of about 37 percent.
LAWRENCE, Kansas - Lawrence city commissioners approved a resolution Tuesday night seeking a four-year exemption from the Kansas concealed carry law, giving officials time to sort out where guns will be allowed in the future.
VINELAND, New Jersey - The clock is starting for opponents of the mayor of Vineland to gather enough signatures on petitions to force a recall election.
WASHINGTON - A D.C. Council committee voted unanimously Wednesday in favor of an ambitious college scholarship program for city high school students that could cost up to $60 million a year.
CROWN POINT, Indiana - The mayor of Hammond is asking Lake County elections officials to dismiss a complaint that he paid his wife more than $300,000 over the past decade for work she did as a campaign consultant.
CASPER, Wyoming - Casper's City Council will hold a case hearing on a city councilor accused of collecting millions of dollars from city construction contracts.
Duluth News Tribune, Dec. 10
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - More Rhode Island families are going hungry, and there is less food to help them.
NEW YORK - Once more, Gracie Mansion will be home to the mayor of New York City.
WASHINGTON - D.C. Councilmember Jack Evans still has raised the most money of the candidates for mayor of Washington, and Councilmember Muriel Bowser still has the most left to spend.
GERING, Nebraska - Gering and Minatare have gone to court to ensure Scotts Bluff County won't stop providing them with emergency dispatch services.
SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Florida - A simple, five-paragraph historic plaque on the front portico of an Orthodox Jewish temple in south Florida honors a 2004 gathering of Holocaust survivors, but it signifies much more. It's the linchpin of a federal court battle pitting a city's powers to designate historic buildings against the free exercise of religion.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A Tennessee police chief says he will continue to enforce a local ordinance controlling the sale of cold medicines used to make methamphetamine despite a ruling from the attorney general saying the state prohibits such laws.
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - New Haven's mayor has signed over ownership of the historic Shubert Theater to a not-for-profit organization that has operated it for the city for more than a decade.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council has approved the city-parish's 2014 budget of $805 million as proposed by Mayor-President Kip Holden, without making a single change.