Research reveals why highly creative people who are open to new experience find themselves drawn to certain places.
Photographs of the phantom City Hall station capture transit charm of yore.
With a City Council vote on NYU 2031 imminent, a look back at four classic town-gown confrontations.
City streets are bursting with a gutsy, high-low mash up of street food and haute cuisine, old country flavors and new-fangled cooking techniques.
A break from the bustle of the city can do your mind good, recent research shows.
Shrinking the distance between vibrant urban cores and smaller communities could spark an economic boom.
One landlord racked up more than 700 violations.
London pays tribute to Saturday Night Fever with a party in some abandoned train tunnels.
Queens Councilman Peter Vallone wants to end the trend of naming infrastructure after living people.
Inspired by a new contest to write a song inspired by the G train.
Wage growth varies considerably by metropolitan area, according to numbers from the most recent quarter.
Violence at New York's McCarren Park Pool has some suggesting all urban resources fall prey to the tragedy of the commons. Here's why this thinking is flawed.
Where the biggest American companies are located relative to cities.
Public sector transit unions are a potent force in setting transit agendas in American cities – more so than in Europe and Asia.
Jilly Ballistic's genius street-art campaign to shame corporate products.
Commence fainting... now.
A subway-hopping photographer memorializes reading riders on a Tumblr blog.
In a blow to the national humor reserve, Brooklyn's 36th Street stop will no longer be wantonly tripping commuters.
Turning urban infrastructure into de facto cooling equipment.