It can if it's built right, as in Portland or San Diego, and new research explains why.
Ranking the economies of Europe and some of America's biggest cities.
The worst culprits aren't necessarily the ones you'd expect.
Wage growth varies considerably by metropolitan area, according to numbers from the most recent quarter.
No, we have not reached the end of segregation. Something much more complicated is going on.
Trip Advisor ranks the cheapest and most expensive vacation cities for Americans this summer.
As Denton, Texas's music festival grows in popularity, so does interest in the town itself.
Sign a waiver and pay a small fee, and you can destroy all sorts of furniture, electronics, even mannequins.
Sizing up the global clout of U.S. cities.
Where construction markets are picking up again.
20 years since Camden Yards opened in Baltimore, a look back on the stadium design that's emerged since.
Census figures show widespread increases in the square mileage of urbanized areas in the U.S.
Miami and house-eating snails, Seattle against a band of coyotes, and more stories of urban outbreaks.
The number of people who work in a different city than they live is growing rapidly.
Three ways to engage Tea Party critics of sustainable design.
What three cities in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area can teach us about the outcomes of transit access and coverage.
A nearby meat-packing plant is being investigated as the cause of Trinity River's platelet-rich waters
A round-up of the strangest city highlights from alternative weeklies around the country
America has more city parks, but less money to pay for them