The global cities that dominated popular music this year.
Four percent of the country identifies as Jewish, Muslim, Hindu or Buddhist. A peek at where those communities are clustered.
Brooklyn's Barclays Center is proving itself a leader in fostering a strong hometown identity.
It's been an eventful year for cartography.
25 strangers share their hopes for the season.
Illustrator Jenni Sparks discusses her lively, unique renderings of New York and London.
Traditionally stingy with new growth, the city appears to be on the cusp of a major construction cycle.
Go ahead, play a few notes.
Climate change-related heat waves and intense storms are projected to hit Eastern U.S. cities especially hard.
Artist Gabriel Orozco has applied a fresh logic to trash-as-art.
MTA leader Joe Lhota is expected to resign today to prepare for a mayoral run.
Amtrak posts a record year, California approves high-speed rail, and more.
Our annual look at the extensive information now available from city governments, and the tools people are building with it.
A bitter feud between two men has sent the price of trees in New York City sky-high.
Cities have largely given up on pedestrian scrambles — but some are bringing them back.
B2 Bklyn breaks ground this morning at Atlantic Yards. A lot is riding on whether it works.
From residences to gardens to installations, a look at the most compelling works of the year.
Homicide rates have fallen significantly in some places. Does economic development deserve the credit?
A star-studded panel discussion highlights just how much uncertainty faces the storm-damaged city.