A new California law says drivers can text and email via voice systems safely — but the evidence begs to differ.
The state's latest pilot program overcomes privacy concerns by giving drivers five options, from full tracking to none at all.
America's mayors could clearly use some inspiration.
New funding rules should speed up major projects and increase local benefits.
They may tend to adopt easier policies first, according to a new report.
Climate adaptation policy remains pretty untested.
Less than 1 percent of Santa Clara County residents ride VTA light rail, and taxpayers subsidize 85 percent of the operating costs.
What it takes to become a port city of a major cruise line.
Rapid-bus routes, an elevated highway, and a combined transit-road tunnel are among the finalists.
They're both lagging behind their suburban and small city counterparts, according to new research.
Quality service isn't enough -- systems need to create an "emotional" draw, some experts argue.
An upcoming exhibit reveals the L.A. that might have been.
Some say it's a security measure — but others think it's a matter of money.
A new analysis disputes the idea that cities need a strong central business district to draw commuters onto transit.
They received a proposal for a "no cost" barrier system at least a year ago — and haven't moved on it.
Kuala Lampur, Chicago, Toronto, San Francisco, and Hurricane Sandy make this year's list.
Highlights from the Sierra Club's list of the country's 50 best and worst.
Landlords buy inefficient appliances, according to new research.
MetroMile, an insurance company aimed at urban drivers with a low-car lifestyle, launched in Portland this month.