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Virginia Counties Near D.C. Fuel Population Gain

U.S. Census Bureau estimates for Virginia show healthy population increases last year in counties near the nation’s capital and in nearly all of the state’s largest cities.

05/21/2015

White House: Higher Wages Needed As Wealth Gap Widens (Photo by NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Chevy Chase, Md.; Great Falls, Va. Some of Most Affluent Cities

A report Wednesday said two cities near the District of Columbia claim some of the highest household incomes in the U.S.

09/10/2014

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Destination: Stockholm

If you appreciate delicious food paired with locally-distilled spirits, Instagram-worthy waterside views, and stunningly attractive locals, add Stockholm, Denver to your travel bucket list.

12/25/2013

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America’s Most Hipster Cities

Pretty much any US city, short of maybe Birmingham, AL, has some elements/neighborhoods of hipster culture at this point (you really just need a fixed-gear bike shop, right?), but these 10 cities are vying for the title of hipster-est. Behind Williamsburg, of course.

11/15/2013

The skyline of Washington, D.C. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Ranks as One of America’s Snobbiest Cities

D.C. is know as the capitol that’s always buzzing with politics, culture, and the infamous elite crowds.

07/03/2013

The Brooklyn Bridge, lower Manhattan and East River are seen in this view of the New York City skyline from the air in a helicopter above New York on April 22, 2010. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

US Cities Growing At Faster Rate Than Suburbs For First Time In Century

For the first time in a century, most of America’s largest cities are growing at a faster rate than their surrounding suburbs as young adults seeking a foothold in the weak job market shun home-buying and stay put in bustling urban centers.

06/28/2012