With shelter space scarce, this winter has seen U.S. cities shelling out big bucks to house families in motels.
Also recently banned: Bath salts in Tennessee, prayers in England, and possibly "reckless skateboarding" in Los Angeles.
Neighborhood has been seeking incorporation for decades, but is turned down over financial concerns.
The Los Angeles protesters are up in arms about the prospect of their artwork landing in a museum or art gallery.
A critical look at the Bureau of Labor Statistics' employment projections for the rest of the decade.
How the city controls its traffic system, then and now.
GOOD writer Cord Jefferson on falling in love with the West Coast.
The best smelling, that is. See where your city ranks on this highly unscientific listing of odorous burgs.
These roadways have performed well by some traffic standards, but problems remain.
Also, Bogota outlaws public handguns; L.A. says no to beach football; a palm-reading aptitude test is no longer acceptable in China; and Hoboken bans Snookie.
Why some signs help you get where you're going while others get you lost.
A big investment is changing the mobility and culture of Long Beach.
In 1937, a California city just southwest of Hollywood tried to change its name - to Hollywood
A newly formed council hopes to make L.A.'s access to other markets more profitable for local companies
A new report from the U.S. Conference of Mayors predicts when U.S. metros will return to pre-crisis job levels
A look at where popular music's next superstars are likely to hail from based on the California festival's lineup
Street festival aims to reduce the stigma of Skid Row
A new study shows just how much high-speed rail dominates the Paris-to-London trip and concludes it would compete with air travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Feeling connected to a neighborhood is a good thing. But what if where you live doesn't have a real name?