You can buy and cancel your ticket with ease, but the railroad needs to upgrade more of its features.
New research suggests people drive more after transit is targeted, even though the choice actually elevates their safety risk.
This simulation shows one-ton blobs of carbon dioxide rising from the street in giant blue spheres.
The city just announced that over 200 homes will have to be demolished because of the storm, and that number could grow.
The United States is not just as a single national economy but a collection of city and metro economies, and they're growing at starkly different rates.
Mortgage-backed securities precipitated the Great Recession when we figured out they were worth a fraction of their stated value. Is coastal land next?
The jump in jobless claims this week looks an awful lot like the one post-Katrina.
What if blocks could be extracted, stripped of all but their essential form, and lined up for inspection? Would we know a place by the sum of its parts?
Is this Jackie Chan's long-lost grandfather?
Diverse neighborhoods had higher population growth and stronger property value growth last year – and they’re a bit pricier to begin with.
More and more suburbs are cropping up as hubs.
Many waterfront communities are still in a "state of torment."
One New York City neighborhood had basically given up on open space. But thanks to some new data, they were able to advocate for it, and get it.
Just five metro areas move nearly 40 percent of all U.S. international passengers.
According to this cheeky movie by the city's Bike Ambassadors, yes, yes they do.
You can dance if you want to; you can leave your friends behind.
Pumping out the tunnels under New York has revealed a gnarly landscape of storm damage.
The Dutch have a way of deciding what is worth saving with a dike or sea wall, and what is not. Should we follow their example?
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