Aug 3, 2012 A Democratic super PAC is spending heavily against businessman John Brunner who has yet to win the GOP nomination.
Aug 1, 2012 Because of the drought, there is only one shipping lane on the Mississippi. So the barges on the river have to coordinate in a way they’ve never had to.
Jul 16, 2012 Cities across the Rust Belt are finding it cheaper to tear down abandoned homes than pay for the upkeep. But critics say demolishing problem properties does nothing to ease a poor neighborhood's troubles.
Jul 2, 2012 It's straight out of the Tom Cruise film, "Minority Report."
Jun 20, 2012 Manufacturing and employment numbers may be sagging, but the housing market is has really turned around in some places, Kansas City being one of them.
May 22, 2012 Today is a day of remembrance in Joplin, Missouri. It's been exactly one year since the nation's deadliest tornado in 60 years killed 161 people there.
Apr 10, 2012 The new scheme could help the police force raise money and stop the taxpayer from footing the bill.
Apr 4, 2012 A new report from the American Civil Liberties Union says that law enforcement agencies are frequently using cell phone tracking information provided by wireless carriers. Plus, Wonder Twin powers activate: Smart sand is on the way.
Apr 3, 2012 Freakonomics Radio's Stephen Dubner on the high costs of faulty home alarm systems.