Few are certain of Afghanistan's future once foreign troops leave. Four Kabul investors went ahead and built a water park anyway.
"People in the neighborhood would probably not mind seeing it used for something different."
The former Detroit mayor's sentence dwarfs those handed out in other high-profile political corruption cases in recent years.
A town of 52,000 people has called the famous bridge its own since 1971.
It's election day in the former Soviet Republic.
Starbucks says it just invented the "Duffin." But a well-known tea shop has been selling them for a while.
On its independence day, a look around the country's lingering ethnic tensions.
Ciudad Caribia, built from scratch under the watch of Venezuela's late president, has many, many problems.
Over a dozen USSR-built cable cars still help the residents of Chiatura get around town.
One local homeless man wants to show you how the homeless really live in his city. And he insists it isn't exploitative.
Alain Robert entertained the lunch crowd in La Defense yesterday as he scaled a 607-foot tower with his bare hands.
Design historian David Lawrence's new book explores its history and how it came to be synonymous with the city it serves.
Rob Walter's photographs of Omaha may seem dreary. But he is devoted to his "social, supportive" city.
Festivities for a rubber duck Friday, and a man jumping off the bridge (safely) with joy last night.
Closed for over 20 years, SEPTA's old Spring Garden station has become a "mecca" for local graffiti artists and urban explorers.
A photographer figures out how to infuse Ryazan with a "new emotion."
Choose between sleeping in a Pullman coach or an Airstream trailer.
A photo tour of Britain's quirky roadside cafes.