Cape Coral, Fla., not long ago one of the foreclosure capitals of America, is now seeing a rebound as home prices hit once-in-a-generation lows.
In South Florida, new home construction has virtually stopped and builders and workers are struggling to survive.
Brownsville receives the Broad Prize for Urban Education for narrowing the achievement gap for its Hispanic students.
Helen LaKelly Hunt of Women Moving Millions aspires to raise $150 million by next spring.
Slashed funding and rising costs are forcing school districts to cut back, even close down.
From California to Florida, investors snap up distressed properties, hoping to profit.
The jury verdict comes in the first of five lawsuits seeking compensation for backyard trees destroyed in disease-prevention efforts.
Homeowners suing the state say its disease-prevention efforts destroyed thousands of healthy trees.
No Child Left Behind has created a demand for school administrators who can take the pressure, and some 20 percent of school districts are now seeking superintendents because of a shortage.