The mayor of Medora, Doug Ellison, explains his decision to drop the idea for fake executions.
Also, Boston hates moshpits; an Illinois town repeals Prohibition; New York City's teachers should stay far away from Facebook.
Filmmaker Casey Neistat explains why he decided to reenact his famous 2005 bike-thieving experiment.
There haven't been any recorded homicides in the affluent Virginia county since 2009.
Plus, Los Tigres del Norte Rancho are banned in Mexico for singing about drugs; it's forbidden to sleep in your car in Santa Margarita; get those cars off of your front yards, Muskegon!
A crowdsourced map hopes to help cities identify and address so-called play deserts.
Also, a U.K. town takes care of a snowball-throwing teenager, and California cities ban mobile billboards and force medical-marijuana growers indoors.
Truly, this is a city that loves to watch winged animals duel to their bloody deaths.
Also recently banned in cities around the world: yobbos terrorizing a London suburb, "cruel" live-chicken art and the public roasting of whole cows in Phnom Penh.
Scandalous songs like "Sorry I Got You Pregnant" are banned from radio in Jakarta. Also, a British town restricts sidewalk solicitors; Fruita, Colo., drops its "WTF" tourist campaign; a New York city tells frackers to get drilled.
The cramped city-state is only years away from running out of landfill space.
A new study finds that a majority of police agencies don’t track race in immigrant-rich country.
The city's unique policing system is deeply rooted in its history.
The nature of gang-related homicides varies widely depending on where you live.
Students in Le Roy, New York, are beset by an unexplained storm of tics and verbal outbursts.
A man in Daytona Beach, Fla., was recently taken to jail for spitting on the street. This is a good thing
International smugglers have tried to bring cow brains into Egypt four times in the past two weeks
A look back at how far downtown L.A. has come since the turn of the 20th century
Governments are struggling to move into gang-dominated slums in the cities of Latin America