Huntington’s blend of law enforcement, data analysis, and compassionate care has become a model both in the state and elsewhere.
The city's hockey and basketball teams were pioneers in opening their arenas to black athletes. But ballplayers today say they still regularly experience racism when they come to town.
Congress did not grant visa exceptions for some seasonal, nonagricultural foreign workers. Now, innkeepers, restaurateurs, and landscapers say they can't find enough help and are turning down business in some cases.
Former ‘Rubber City’ Akron, Ohio, is among a growing number of Midwest cities trying to write themselves a new high-tech future.
A shepherd guides his goats through one of the stops along the light rail, a new form of public transportation, on May 8, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. There are two lines – the blue line goes north-south, the green line goes east-west. The mostly elevated train was constructed by the Chinese and opened in 2015.
As the pendulum swings towards pro-gun, gun rights advocates are confident they can provide resistance, especially at the state level.
Parents of transgender students, and the teens themselves, say 2017 has brought greater uncertainty than any they've faced in recent years – after recent gains toward equality have been stifled or reversed.
The city is the latest Southern institution to separate itself from symbols viewed by many as tied to racism and white supremacy. But those opposed to the removal say the city is shucking away its history and its identity.
Switzer will run the 2017 Marathon where she and another woman runner, Bobbi Gibb, made history. Her bib number will be retired after this year's race.
Towns in impoverished eastern Kentucky, backed by private money, strive to build a post-coal entrepreneurial economy.
The specialized high schools, such as one in Brockton, Mass., emphasize overcoming drug-abuse problems as much as they do mastering square roots.