A stabbing attack in New York's Riverside Park acts as a reminder about the way cities really work.
In many places in the U.S., the population is getting older and younger at the same time. And that has big implications for public health.
Non-war zone killings in cities in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Africa are far outpacing traditional armed conflict.
And educators need to figure out ways to encourage social mixing opportunities among students.
All are expected to survive; police say the attack was gang-related.
Officials have confirmed that at least 13 people are dead.
It's your body, but it's not your choice.
Over the past decade, the number of African American men killed nearly matched the number who graduated from high schools ready to attend university.
France's 5 million Muslims say they often feel left out of mainstream society, as well as the job force.
This is public health at its finest.
The actor says the policy works (also, he was mugged once).
"No matter what I do, I am being constantly treated as if I’m not worthy of this society."
Hard proof that there's no relationship between housing vouchers and higher crime at the city level or in the suburbs.
In Washington, D.C., this morning, Metro passengers found out.
Splatters were found in the National Cathedral and on the Joseph Henry Statue today, and a suspect has been arrested.
The memorial was closed Friday morning after it was discovered that someone had vandalized the iconic statue in the middle of the night.
Something like trash on the street can rejigger our entire sense of a place.
Yes, homicide-related death rates are higher in urban areas, but you're twice as likely to die in a car crash outside a city.