Believe it or not, a new study of canopy coverage in Baltimore suggests maybe they can.
Also, L.A. outlaws plastic bags; Lady Gaga ponders violent threats in Jakarta; and much more.
The NATO Summit wraps up, and Chicago returns to normal.
Salem has had it up to here with inept jazz musicians. Also outlawed recently: noisy electronica in Santa Cruz, payday lenders in Iowa and the entire vice squad of Salt Lake City.
Despite pockets of crime, critics say the cameras are taking police power too far.
Environmentalists have kicked off a campaign called "Straw Wars" to rid London's Soho district of drinking straws.
Depending on where you live, you might see hockey nuts chucking fish, octopi, beef, or sex toys.
The country is struggling to stem the spread of the drug in its urban slums.
Can cities make it just as easy for citizens to engage in the physical world as the digital one?
Women in Gurgaon refrain from shopping to demand stronger safety regulations.
In Panama City's slums, a gang-prevention program offers boys free boxing lessons.
The KNBC team is recreating the timeline of the 1992 L.A. Riots, and you can follow along.
Also, a girl can't wear the Confederate flag to prom in Tennessee; the British can't even support their own Olympics; Yertle the Turtle is banned in Canada.
Also outlawed around the world: "gay cure" ads in London, discrimination on the basis of sexuality in Indiana, South Carolina yarn bombing.
A kindergartener was arrested after she threw a tantrum in the principal's office.
Cops have vowed to keep a very close eye on the Lubbock Fantasy Maid Service, which provides topless women to dust, mop and mix drinks.
Also, a Florida town outlaws nightclubs and a skating rink that could possibly be used for illicit dancing, and more.
The neighborhood where Trayvon Martin died is the kind of place where people choose to live when they want to be safe – from crime, from outsiders, from economic uncertainty. Of course, it doesn’t always work that way.
Everyone's favorite badge-toting manmachine will absolutely be memorialized in bronze, somewhere in the city.