Property owners and officials find ways around century-old laws as the West runs out of water

Shasta Lake, California’s largest water reservoir, has been running well below full capacity this year. (George Rose, Getty Images) Estimated read time: 7-8 minutes SACRAMENTO, Calif. — With a megadrought draining water reserves in the West, states are looking for Read more

6 of the 10 US housing markets most vulnerable to a downturn are in this state

Some real estate markets are more vulnerable to a downturn than others. Getty Images Six of the 10 counties most vulnerable to a downturn are in New Jersey, according to a Special Housing Risk Report — which looked at the Read more