Oct 5, 2012 Kids growing up in the City Heights neighborhood of San Diego weigh in on their community through photos and videos
Sep 28, 2012 An Arcata, California ordinance did not allow non-aggressive requests for money, including signs, in many parts of town. But that all changed when a judge ruled the mandate unconstitutional.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 28, 2012 As the health care system gets more complex, more people are turning to patient advocates for help.
Sep 26, 2012 In recent years Americans have been replacing their knees at an remarkable rate.
Sep 25, 2012 Study finds growth in healthcare spending has reversed its post-recession slump.
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Sep 24, 2012 Fresno, California is one of the nation's poorest regions. Just three hours away, San Jose is one of the richest.
Sep 20, 2012 Researchers have found that while moving out of poorer neighborhoods improves a person's health and general happiness, moving to a better-off region did not improve families' income.
Sep 20, 2012 A new report from the U.S Census Bureau shows that since 2010, the gap between rich and poor is widening in more states.
Sep 18, 2012 Alabama joins a slew of lawmakers who are ambivalent about taking funds from the Fed to cover the millions more people who will become eligible for Medicaid under Obamacare.