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Data from the Department of Housing and Urban Development shows 2017 was the first year since 2010 that the overall figure rose.
The U.S. homeless population has been declining for the better part of a decade — until this year.
The department found during one night in January 2017, more than 550,000 people across the country were homeless.
Rates definitely varied among states; thirty and the District of Columbia reported decreases in homeless populations from 2016 to 2017.
Cities on the east coast and especially the west coast seemed to contribute the most to homeless rates.
For instance, the more than 55,000 homeless residents in Los Angeles city and county amounted to a 25 percent increase over 2016.
Gov. Kathy Hochul is expected to sign legislation that protects families who come to New York from states that have banned gender-affirming care.
Protestors want local and national lawmakers to study the generational harm of slavery.
New York City is just the latest to prohibit discrimination based on weight and height, but other places are considering similar legislation.
It's a scent that, for many, makes this time of year come alive. But how did the passion for pumpkin spice come to be?
Mexican officials agreed to deport migrants from their border cities and return them to their home countries.
Scripps News explores the original idea behind impeachment and how it has evolved in politics over the years.