NYC Street Homeless Up 40 Percent Since 2016

US | Kerry Picket
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 28: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio pauses while speaking during a press conference concerning homelessness, February 28, 2017 in New York City. De Blasio announced a plan to build or open 90 new homeless shelters in New York City over the next five years. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

‘We know we have a lot more work to do’

Chicago Homeless Shelters To Serve Unsold Starbucks Food

US | Alissa Stechschulte
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 08: (L-R) Starbucks Regional Director Carla Ruffin, City Harvest CEO Jilly Stephens, Feeding America CEO Diana Aviv and Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson attend Starbucks Foodshare Launch in New York on June 8, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Starbucks)

Three homeless shelters in Chicago have undergone an extreme food-makeover

Despite Obama's Promise, Chronic Homelessness Still Problem In America

Politics | Kathryn Watson
US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference, on November 14, 2016 at the White House in Washington, DC. NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands of veterans without shelter

Report: Veteran Homelessness Explodes In New Hampshire

US | Jonah Bennett

VA pledged to have problem nearly solved already

Boulder Facing Legal Action Over Strict No-Panhandling Policy

US | Greg Campbell

ACLU fires a warning shot

Boulder reinstates jail time for minor offenses

US | Greg Campbell
Critics say new penalties criminalize homelessness

Where did all the homeless people go?

US | Caroline May

Homelessness increased in New York and District of Columbia

Pro-homeless pols give street people the bum's rush

Politics | Charles C. Johnson

When hidden-camera hobos camp out in their own neighborhoods, prominent liberals call cops and DHS

Pinkberry co-founder faces trial after beating California homeless man with tire iron - AP

US | InternAdmin

Businessman allegedly broke beggar’s arm after the pauper insulted his wife

Texas pastor embraces arrest warrant for acting as minister to the homeless - TheDC

US | Steven Nelson

‘I’m intentional about going through the process to see what homeless people go through’

Houston charities complain about ban on feeding the homeless without a license - TheDC

US | Jason Howerton

Soup kitchen operator: ‘I have never been one to break the law, but if I see people who need food, I am going to feed them’

Homeless man bitten by decapitated snake - TheDC

US | Kalyn McMackin

‘He picked the head up and stuck himself right in the finger with it’

Panera to open more 'pay-what-you-want' stores - TheDC

Business | Alexa Fee

These non-profit restaurants do not charge for meals; instead, donations to help feed the homeless are suggested

Occupiers eligible for federal homeless aid

Opinion | Bob Barr

The aid is courtesy of a stimulus program called HPRP.

Dreaded degentrification spreading across America - Business Insider

Business | admin

The South and the Midwest are leading the collapse

Homeless man gives thousands to ex-banker - FOX Chicago

US | interns

A former bank employee who lost her job and her home in Chicago’s suburbs has been rescued by the unlikeliest of Good Samaritans

Twitter reunites homeless man with daughter - NYDN

Tech | interns

Daniel Morales, a New York homeless man, used the social media tool as a way to reunite with his daughter after 11 years

Houston requires permit to feed homeless - Houston Chronicle

US | Laura Donovan

The downtown Houston Health and Human Services Department says a permit is required to serve food for public consumption whether for the homeless or for sale

TheDC Morning: What else can the state demand of us in exchange for our freedom? - TheDC

| Mike Riggs

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S.F. creating new plan for flagging aggressive panhandlers - SF Chronicle

US | interns

San Francisco is coming up with a plan to hold the city’s most aggressive panhandlers accountable for their behavior.