The U.S. Backs Off Nuclear Power. Georgia Wants to Keep Building Reactors.

Georgia Power has asked regulators to approve its proposal to complete two huge new reactors — the only nuclear units still under construction nationwide.

Administration Scraps Local-Hiring Plan for Public Works

By TIFFANY HSU August 24, 2017 The Trump administration is abandoning another Obama-era regulatory initiative, killing a plan to allow cities to set aside work for local residents on federally funded public works projects. The provision, proposed in 2015,...

Building Boom in Boston Casts Shadows on History and Public Space

Building Boom in Boston Casts Shadows on History and Public Space By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE July 11, 2017 Trinity Church, built in the 1870s, reflected in the windows of 200 Clarendon in downtown Boston. By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE July 11, 2017...