Also, Hong Kong bans pregnant "birth tourists" from the mainland; New York City's public schools try to avoid using test words like "dinosaur" and "Christmas"; and Britain bans... something.
An Australian artist hopes to get people thinking about deforestation by using the "powerful stimulant" of the color blue.
This year, the city will spread NHL fans out to TV-outfitted community centers and hire an events planner to make the atmosphere more "festive."
Sure, the sticks have Sasquatch and the Jackalope. But what creepy cryptids lurk in thriving American cities?
The whimsical plastic people-mover, a blend of monorail and recumbent bicycle, was a big enough idea to attract an investment by Google. So where is it now?
The failure of San Francisco's "TacoCopter" is just one example of how we are failing at creating a functional, robotic delivery boy.
The mayor of Medora, Doug Ellison, explains his decision to drop the idea for fake executions.
Fun facts from Sunday's massive implosion of the O-Rena, erstwhile home to the Magic.
These LED-studded gloves not only look nifty, but could save lives, too.
A Dutch artist created illegal but highly luxurious street signs, a leather-padded bench and a walnut garbage can.
Also, Boston hates moshpits; an Illinois town repeals Prohibition; New York City's teachers should stay far away from Facebook.
How would you like to own a car so compact that you could pick it up and carry it into your apartment at night?
Pretty please with sugar on top?
A roundup of some of our favorite city-based tilt-shift videos.
Do any of these annoying strategies actually work?
There's a ton of good art strewn throughout the winding tunnels of the MTA's transit system. This new city-sanctioned app makes finding it easier than ever.
The pinnacle of bus-shelter advertising madness has officially been reached with this pastry-scented campaign in London.
Filmmaker Casey Neistat explains why he decided to reenact his famous 2005 bike-thieving experiment.
There are more animals in the U.K.'s pedestrian infrastructure than there are in the London Zoo.