There's something almost hypnotic about this hippie-lite promotional video.
A peek at how the city's changed on its 284th birthday.
Gibraltar accuses Spain of inflicting "torture" through unnecessary delays at its border.
There are Mercedes and Audis, along with bookstores, restaurants and well-swept but mostly empty streets.
Just not always for the better: "I've deliberately designed maps that are deliberately horrible to look at, and succeeded."
Martin Adolfsson photographs upper-class subdivisions around the world without permission.
"St. Louis is sort of an underdog. We're scrappy. We're gritty. This city has been through a lot of shit."
Amazing feats of DIY transport from around the world.
Kirk Crippens has been taking pictures of Stockton, California, since its housing bubble famously burst.
A glimpse at the risks Palestinians take to get to work in Israel.
A brief history of the least glamorous occupational holiday.
Animal care organizations report a quadrupling of kidnappings in recent years, buoyed by robust ransom opportunities.
How we ruined Gruen's plan for more walkable, tight-knit American downtowns.
On the anniversary of its opening, a look back at what Walt Disney called "Black Sunday."
Inside the bizarre international controversy that's washed up on Panama's shores.
A look back at the peculiar personalities of the short-lived 1890 Players' League.
Oddball fans, striking landscapes and other pictures from this year's race.
Across the country, protesters rage at the acquittal of George Zimmerman.