An analysis from past seasons calls that connection into question.
Some of the world's best photographers spent time in Wisconsin's biggest city to produce "Postcards from America: Milwaukee."
In fact, head injuries declined about 14 percent after cities started bike-sharing programs.
Comparing the Motor City's manufacturing woes to the rest of the region.
An escaped chunk of the Polar Vortex caused this weird-looking mass emanation of vapors.
On becoming a waste management and parking policy expert.
Mayors open up about the stuff that gets them down.
A few have tried, but none have succeeded.
Our series drew impassioned responses from city boosters and haters alike.
You asked. Mayors answered.
"I don't have to work seven days a week here to pay the bills and do what I want to do."
The new geography of being young in America.
Evolution gave us hands, but people are so afraid of germs in the bathroom they prefer to use feet, hips, and paper towels to touch things.
Workers in seven metro areas are striking, but their wages are even worse elsewhere.
Even with a family.
Inside the city's ambitious plans to become a hub of water-related technology and innovation.
Companies like Milwaukee's Rockwell Automation excel at productivity, but create far fewer jobs than traditional manufacturing.
A conversation with Mayor Tom Barrett.
Taking small actions that give people a sense of pride in their neighborhood isn't a crazy starting point for uplifting a community like Lindsay Heights.