Companies that extend high-interest loans to retirees in return for a share of their pensions will face stricter oversight in Vermont that may make it impossible for them to operate.
Property-tax collections are rising at the fastest pace since the U.S. housing market crash sent government revenue plunging, helping end an era of local budget cuts.
Actor Kevin Spacey, who plays a manipulative Washington powerbroker in Netflix Inc.’s thriller “House of Cards,” suffered a real-world political setback.
Investigators say an argument may have been the catalyst for a shooting by a troubled Iraq veteran that left him and three other soldiers dead at Fort Hood in Texas.
Washington city council member Muriel Bowser won the Democratic nomination for mayor, defeating incumbent Vincent Gray, whose 2010 campaign has been under federal investigation.
Washington Mayor Vincent Gray’s re- election campaign is being overshadowed by a federal investigation into how he won office four years ago.
U.S. public pension-fund assets grew by 4.2 percent in the last three months of 2013, boosted by stock market gains, the Census Bureau reported.
U.S. public pension-fund assets grew by 4.2 percent in the last three months of 2013, boosted by stock market gains, the Census Bureau reported today.
Actor Kevin Spacey glided past the crab balls and filet-mignon skewers at the Red Red Wine Bar in Annapolis, Maryland, as he charmed a roomful of the state’s political elite.
Connecticut’s legislature voted to raise pay for the lowest workers to as much as $10.10 an hour, moving it toward the highest minimum wage among U.S. states.
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