New York

Postcard From Midtown Manhattan

A new food truck with "food to help you transform into a being of pure light," and other news

Chart of the Day: Which Cities Have the Least Affordable Housing?

Hint: It's not New York

CityMaps

Mapping Business by the Block

A new website offers granular maps of New York City businesses

Stewart Mader

An Elevated View of the City

A photographer ventures up to the tops of New York City buildings to capture unique views

Martin Prosperity Institute

The Geography of American Brands

Some U.S. cities have more top global brands than many large countries

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The World's 10 Best Transit Poems

A short list of our favorite verses from public transportation around the globe

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New York's Search for the Right Number of Parking Spaces

Real estate developers in Manhattan want the city to relax its parking maximums

Fentress Architects

9 Beautiful New Airport Terminals

If great design cured air travel woes, these airports would be set

Courtesy Raad Studio

New York Officials Seek Investors for 'Low Line'

In a video, the MTA invites developers to build an underground park

ITO

Mapping Traffic Fatalities Across the Country

A new interactive map shows where drivers, bikers and pedestrians were killed 

SandVault Group

Bike Helmet Sharing Without the Cooties

How bike share programs can provide clean helmets for everyone 

Flickr/psd

Explaining a City in a Single Word or Phrase

In The Spirit of Cities, author Daniel A. Bell tries to capture a city's essence, in brief

New York City DOT

Curbside Haikus

New York unveils creative signs aimed at pedestrian safety

Andrea Bowers & Olga Koumoundouros

The Most Artistic Cities in America

Some smaller neighborhoods maintain surprisingly vibrant artistic communities

Chart of the Day: New York Housing Price Dip

The value of a home in Queens fell the most

Andrew R. Palewski

The Trouble With Church Preservation

When a religious group wants to sell off its house of worship but historians want to save it, who should decide? 

Infinite Manhattan

Imagining New York's street grid applied to the entire world

Reuters

Thanksgiving Boom Towns

Which cities will get the most visitors this holiday weekend?

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The 10 Least Reliable Roads in the United States

A new report ranks the corridors that are most susceptible to sudden traffic jams