The city's largest public art project opened this week.
Installation artist Jessica Stockholder wants pedestrians to feel like they're "walking through an animated film."
A handful of new travel companies ask what you'd learn if you approached the mundane in your own neighborhood like a tourist.
Can a city reduce the number of deaths to zero?
Believe it or not, a new study of canopy coverage in Baltimore suggests maybe they can.
The NATO Summit wraps up, and Chicago returns to normal.
Two teams from smaller metros are doing remarkably well in this year's playoffs. But big city franchises have typically dominated NBA titles.
A sociologist and an urban historian document the community activism reshaping some of the cities hardest hit by the great recession.
How bikeable is your city?
The job market for this year's college graduates is tough, but choosing the right city can make all the difference.
Taxes on quick car-share trips run as high as 60 percent.
Sizing up the global clout of U.S. cities.
Lately, America's leaders have talked a lot about the need to rebuild. Has it begun?
Rashid Temuri has more than 4,100 followers and more service calls than he can handle.
It's a bathroom, a planter, and a fertilizer all rolled into one.
According to feds, the former Dixon, Illinois, comptroller spent much of the $53 million she's accused of stealing on horses with names like "Packin' Jewels" and "Have Faith in Money."
The artist behind the Palin-shaped public art has been informed: "You will be the next one to burn."
A big new exhibit at the National Building Museum explores the history of house and home in the U.S.
The first-of-its-kind measure will allow the city to accept billions in private financing for infrastructure projects.