Topic: Robert Ward
Arizona meteor: A huge meteor streaked across the night sky in Arizona, creating sonic booms. Scientists are now hunting for fragments.
Meteorite hunter finds pieces of a mini-bus sized meteor that lit up in the skies above California and Nevada this week. More pieces of the meteor are expected to be found as hunters scour the area.
Federal spending cuts mean fewer dollars will flow to the states for unemployment benefits, education, health care, and other state-run programs. Many states will have to cut services or raise taxes.
08/02/2011 08:09 pm
Local property tax revenues are up 3.6 percent, according to new census data, despite a 30 percent decline in home prices.
12/29/2009 06:47 pm
Soaring inflation and shrinking tax revenues will make it tougher for at least 25 states to fund public services.
04/02/2008 01:00 am