As Massachusetts governor, Romney was a believer in smart growth, climate change and mass transit. But the same man may not enter the White House, if he wins.
Data are scarce, but a look at grants from the National Institutes of Health gives us at least a partial picture.
Our weekly look back at the stories you may have missed.
FEMA finally arrives to assess damage, and finds a community already sifting through the rubble.
Thanks to Sandy, New Yorkers have created an informal network of public phone-charging stations. But why did they have to?
There sure is a lot of new empty space in these depressing images from NOAA.
Devastation isn't bad news for everyone.
The city's oft-overlooked fifth borough may have been the community that was hardest hit.
A historian of coastal settlements says we only have ourselves to blame for Sandy's destruction.
Hurricane Sandy left behind untold destruction, painful memories and a wicked new environment for bicycling.
A taxi lobby has fought the city's efforts toward a fuel-efficient fleet — and won.
Brooklyn drivers literally running on empty, stuck in gridlock.
Huge parts of the train network remain out of service. Here's why.
Nothing brings back old technology like a black out.
Once the city recovers, it will have to decide what to do about the next storm.
Hurricane Sandy is the wake-up call.
The city's greenest asset – its subway system – also became its greatest weakness this week.
A silver lining, New York style.
Keeping calm and carrying on, literally.