The challenge is to design ways to soften the effects of these necessary evils.
A party without much urban infrastructure starts thinking about the future, from council races on up.
The expanding sheet could set a modern record for coverage.
Connected vehicles — the so-called "internet of cars" — could be the biggest transportation advance since the car itself.
People are leaving Minneapolis for Florida, Detroit for the suburbs, and Washington for New York.
The risky business of becoming a company town.
The results reveal the power of agglomeration as we've never been able to see it before.
It'll give the money to the city, to pay pensions.
Comparing the Motor City's manufacturing woes to the rest of the region.
And prices are up 50 percent since last week.
A judge rejected they city's proposal to offer gambling revenue as loan collateral.
Nine philanthropic foundations pledged $330 million in exchange for transferring ownership from the city.
Car companies show off their newest rides for an event that could generate more than $350 million for the local economy.
An escaped chunk of the Polar Vortex caused this weird-looking mass emanation of vapors.
This outdated tradition may cause new mayors more headaches than its worth.
The city's emergency manager reaches a power-sharing agreement.
The DIA's fortunes weren't always so grim.
The libertarian from Kentucky has his own plan for how to save Detroit.
And its pensions could be cut, a judge has ruled.