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Critics Accuse District Of Having A Racist Social Media Program | Rebecca Klein | Posted 11.04.2014 | Black Voices

A program to monitor the social media use of public school students in Huntsville, Alabama has drawn accusations of racism after 86 percent of the stu...

Domestic Partners Accused Of Keeping Boy As Sex Slave

Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

Two men in Alabama allegedly held a 9-year-old boy captive as their sexual prisoner for eight months, according to Huntsville prosecutors. Investi...

One Happy Subway Customer Provides House For Homeless Manager With Cancer

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.11.2012 | Impact

Jessica, a homeless mother of two who has cancer, does not go to Ford's Chapel United Methodist Church in Harvest, Ala. But the church sure came to Je...

Mayor Tommy Battle Building a Sustainability Generation

Susanna Murley | Posted 06.19.2012 | Green
Susanna Murley

One of the key areas where cities can promote sustainability is on the streets. By narrowing roadways and increasing the width of sidewalks, they can encourage more walking, higher population density as well as slow down vehicle traffic and generally make their streets more friendly to multiple types of users.

Nearly 3 Dozen Reported Tornadoes Damage 5 States

Reuters | Posted 05.02.2012 | Green

* Storm spreads from Midwest to Southeast * Rescue crews search for more bodies By Susan Guyett INDIANAPO...

The Rise of the New "Frontier" Movement

Rick Tumlinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Tumlinson

The US space program is in the midst of a historic revolution. The White House's plan to hand over low Earth orbit activities to the rising US commerc...

Safest Driving Cities In America: Allstate Finds Fort Collins, Colo. Least Accident-Prone

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Allstate has determined that Fort Collins, Colorado is the safest driving city in America based on the frequency of auto collisions according to the c...

Colorado Cities Dominate Forbes's 'Best For Business' List: Find Out Who Made The Cut

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

This week Forbes released its list of the best cities in America for business. The list, which was calculated based on factors like business costs, l...

Matt Osborne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Osborne

Griffith was always a Republican. That someone who boasts an astoundingly low seven percent progressive rating versus a 33% conservative rating has turned coat should be shocking only to a few cave-dwellers.

Smaller Cities Avoid Consumer Lending Crunch

Wall Street Journal | DAN FITZPATRICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Consumer-lending activity has increased in numerous midsize cities in the U.S., a sign they are riding out the recession better than big cities and ru...