Nov 28, 2013 While food banks would never turn away that can of about-to-expire lima beans, those donations come with a lot of overhead.
Oct 7, 2013 Nashville's homeless get housing from private landlords in a new experimental program.
Jul 30, 2013 The Urban Institute looks to make counting homeless youth more effective.
Jul 17, 2013 The city of Phoenix is increasingly enforcing a law that bans sleeping on the streets. A shelter has made room for displaced homeless people in a parking lot.
Jul 11, 2013 The severity of wildfires in the United States is likely to triple by the end of the century, according to a new study out of the University of Alberta.
Jun 27, 2013 The high-profile immigration bill includes new spending for more fencing and enforcement along the Mexican border.
Jun 24, 2013 Collapsed housing markets and sharp cuts in state spending put New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada at bottom of survey of children's welfare.
May 14, 2013 Housing seems to be in recovery mode in places like Phoenix, Arizona. But it may be tough for homebuilders to lure back construction workers.
Apr 11, 2013 Phoenix, Arizona, was hit hard during the housing crash. Now the housing market is recovering quickly and home buyers are frustrated. But one expert says that doesn't make a housing bubble.
Apr 9, 2013 Arizona is deciding whether to start making gold and silver legal tender, just after Utah made the move. You won't be paying for groceries in gold coins, but how will it work?