This is what happens when the money dries up.
Two parallel conversations on race, violence, and stop-and-frisk.
A vast new national study showing how income mobility dramatically varies by city.
The results of a study of 82 million tweets from 1,300 counties.
Courtesy the town of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory.
Stories of plucky urban homesteaders and community gardens may have distracted us from reality.
How an idea borrowed from the environmental movement could help narrow racial disparities in the prison system.
Housing models that have long been banned in American cities could help make them affordable again.
A history of how we came to change our minds.
Manhattanhenge for every New York City neighborhood.
With flooding, we have rules about where to build and how to prevent calamity. Why not with fire?
A provocative argument on Bloomberg's legacy.
Life expectancy can vary as much as 25 years within some cities. And our current solutions are barely having an impact.
Telling encoded stories of politics, natural disasters and social movements.
A delicate calculation.
Why the federal poverty line really doesn't reflect a family's needs.
Even with a family.
Austin is 'liberal,' Tampa is 'trashy,' and Buffalo is both 'cold' and 'depressing.'
California affirms that cities can't withhold digital mapping information.