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?
The team behind the film Chronicle is behind the elaborate viral video.
Not content with putting a man on the moon in 1969, the aeronautics agency once aimed to create an entire space-based neighborhood.
Students in Le Roy, New York, are beset by an unexplained storm of tics and verbal outbursts.
Cities ban things! Also in this week's edition: D.C. outlaws Occupy protesters and large dogs are no longer welcome in one Chinese city.
Central Connecticut State University's annual study found no correlation between the wealth of a city and its literacy rate.
The East Haven mayor has apologized for seeming to suggest his city's racial ills could be cured with delicious Mexican food.
A man in Daytona Beach, Fla., was recently taken to jail for spitting on the street. This is a good thing
A nearby meat-packing plant is being investigated as the cause of Trinity River's platelet-rich waters
New Yorkers are surprisingly honest when it comes to dismantling an unattended bicycle, as this neat time-lapse video shows
The Portland Loo's defense-first design has freed it from becoming a beaten-down haven for illegal activity