A smart new visualization of what it really means to wait for the subway.
Scenes from a city reopened.
People who live in them actually have greater social cohesion, according to one sociologist.
How a California state law has helped convert many rental properties into condos.
Where Americans depend the most on federal spending.
Society has been quantifying the "best" places to live for a long time, but the things we care most about are never fixed.
If everyone you know is telling you to buy a house, you should read Robert Shiller's work.
The historic exodus of whites from American cities helped boost black homeownership nationwide.
An EU-funded project is building platforms to detect patterns in how people use urban spaces.
A very weird plan to send Washington a message by disrupting D.C.'s commuters.
Fascinating context for the transit workers who may soon go on strike, again.
Why the legacy of the housing crisis is making the government shutdown even more disruptive.
Where creditors can legally take your car, your home, the last dollar in your bank account, and your kitchen appliances.
Some startling math from the country's most expensive cities.
The latest in creative tactics to deter voters from the polls.
The high cost of going broke.
An unusual argument against Big Brother on city streets.
And counting all of the people (and jobs) who have supposedly moved there.
The company says it wants to work with the city to pay occupancy taxes.