And why the Koch Brothers can't do anything about it, even if they buy up the Tribune papers.
The cities that lead America's transition from a goods-producing to service economy.
The Pennsylvania Railroad isn't coming through that tunnel — so how come we keep going through its doors?
Baltimore gets an edible fantasy transit system.
"Rich blocks, poor blocks."
How risky is it to run inside for that cup of coffee without feeding the meter? SpotAgent will figure that out for you.
The gritty Ravens take on the laid-back 49ers.
Despite the success of this season, the city has a ways to go before joining the superstar ranks of Boston or Green Bay.
A window into the steady rhythm of first responders in a major city.
A researcher argues that cities could make up the revenue and control parking demand without all those hated citations.
Let's look at Baltimore as a case study for the on-the-ground, scary risks of federal inaction.
Climate change-related heat waves and intense storms are projected to hit Eastern U.S. cities especially hard.
Cities have largely given up on pedestrian scrambles — but some are bringing them back.
A proposed zoning revision threatens to outlaw Formstone, ubiquitous on Baltimore's row house façades. Will anyone care?
A cities-focused look at the outcome of key state and local ballot initiatives.
FEMA and cell phone carriers are encouraging customers to use SMS.
Large parts of New York City are in the dark and under water.
Hint: The really ugly part will be the storm surge.
As Sandy bears down on the East Coast, some of the biggest cities in America come to a virtual standstill.