The Chicago skyline is gorgeous to look at, but in the winter it rains down icy fingers of death upon the populace.
Divers used a robotic optics system to create a photorealistic reconstruction of Pavlopetri, an ancient trading post off the coast of Greece.
Twitter reports of coughing, upset stomachs and, er, "man flu" all pop up on SickWeather.com's disease map.
Still want to sit in cloth-backed bus seats?
Plus, Tucson kills its Mexican American Studies program to comply with state law; Gulfport, Mississippi, clears out lawn couches; a meat thief is banned in Britain.
U.K. bus stops will soon smell like delicious baked potatoes. And this is likely just the beginning.
The 2010 bank-robbery flick finally gets the recognition it deserves with Boston's newest street corner, "The Town Take 2 Place."
Only New York City has comparatively expensive tickets for parking at an expired meter.
The Los Angeles protesters are up in arms about the prospect of their artwork landing in a museum or art gallery.
A London designer gives the staid solar car a badass, stealth-bomberlike makeover.
You too can have a chance to spread free copies of your favorite books around American cities.
America's mayors have joined up to battle criminal-gun trafficking... and to make entertaining football commercials, apparently.
For those who love riding around town on what looks like a ridiculously large iPod, there is the BOXX.
The majority of U.S. states have "mediocre to awful" standards in science, according to a brutal new scorecard.
The best smelling, that is. See where your city ranks on this highly unscientific listing of odorous burgs.
The American landscape is littered with the decaying corpses of strip malls. Here are a few innovative ways we can turn them to our advantage.
Also, Bogota outlaws public handguns; L.A. says no to beach football; a palm-reading aptitude test is no longer acceptable in China; and Hoboken bans Snookie.
The murals can't be that ugly. Or can they?
Janice Daniels, the tea party mayor of Troy, Michigan, recently said something bad about homosexual people at a student forum on bullying and suicide. But what was it, exactly?