Also: Maine’s outspoken governor vs. Southern Maine and Albuquerque employees’ New Orleans spending.
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As rents climb but wages remain flat, more cities are considering rent controls to try to ease the financial strain many middle-class and low-income Americans are feeling.
Municipalities topping the list might surprise you.
Also: Tennessee vs. the feds and Sacramento overgrown-weeds fees double.
The city is closing its digital divide with a model STEM program.
But to really prepare the Pacific Northwest for the Big One, much more needs to be done.
President Obama has threatened to veto the legislation, which comes after the shooting death of a San Francisco woman earlier this month.
Most think the cloud is the answer to a more consistent Web experience, but security and policy barriers to adoption remain.
Also: Arizona eliminates consumer protection agency and Pittsburgh’s falling glass risk.
A striking new map shows how districts’ property-tax funding system enforces divides between rich and poor.