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Immigrants sue Missouri colleges over higher tuition rate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Immigrant students who live in Missouri are suing several colleges for charging them a higher tuition rate than some in-state residents.

October 13, 2015 5:11 pmLoading…

Census data: Household income for Minnesota blacks plunged

MINNEAPOLIS — Household income for Minnesota's black residents plunged and their statewide poverty rate increased between 2013 and 2014, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

September 17, 2015 7:33 amLoading…

Ohio firefighters will soon carry cribs on emergency calls

ELYRIA, Ohio — Firefighters in an Ohio city will soon add infant pack-and-play cribs to the hooks, hoses and ladders they carry on fire trucks as they race to emergency calls.

September 06, 2015 9:26 amLoading…

Over-65 population rate jumping in Ohio

CINCINNATI — A new projection Monday forecast that 22 percent of the state's residents will be 65 or older in less than two decades.

July 06, 2015 7:11 amLoading…

Nebraska Asian-American population growth outpaces Hispanics

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska's Hispanic population saw its smallest growth last year since an immigration wave to the state began more than two decades ago, while Asian-Americans became the state's fastest-growing demographic.

June 25, 2015 7:39 amLoading…

Census data: Florida growth last year driven by Hispanics

ORLANDO, Fla. — Hispanic residents made up almost half of Florida's population growth last year, and the age gap between Florida's white and minority residents continued to widen, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

June 24, 2015 9:23 pmLoading…

Oklahoma schools not producing enough workers for state jobs

OKLAHOMA CITY — A recent report says that Oklahoma schools are only producing about half of the workers needed to fill high-skilled jobs within the state.

April 02, 2015 12:00 pmLoading…

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