Nick Carr, a New York City location scout, explains why "Ghostbusters" captured the city so well and what annoys him the most about certain directors
The flexible-route bus concept would blend the regularity of traditional bus service with the range of a taxi
Philadelphia has the nation's best practices according to a new report from the NRDC
Photographer Laura McPhee captures the essence of one of the country's most-visited, and most imperiled, national parks
The New York City mayor's decision to clear out Occupy Wall Street is just the latest example of his autocratic leanings
The city's select bus service cut down idle time by collecting tickets at stops, rather than on the bus
In a field dominated by men, Jacobs broke through with groundbreaking, decidedly female ideas about how cities should work
An artist analyzes the geography of New York Craigslist personal ads
Why tolerant, happy places provide the best places to eat
A new analysis shows downtown cores are gaining population, but the numbers are still up for debate
Why the world's most popular tweeters are clustered in a handful of American cities—and Brazil
A sweeping new proposal by Mayor Bloomberg would expand cab coverage beyond Manhattan. So why hasn't it gone anywhere?
Blame pricier consultant fees, high labor costs and age
Abuse of transit workers by passengers is rising in many cities - do service cuts and fare hikes play a factor?
Sociologist Saskia Sassen on the way the movement is taking over the streets
U.S. ranks second to last in new survey of which metros offer online access
By mixing fresh design with a variety of uses, these spaces represent the future of city parks
Which chains are expanding, and which have the most stores?
A new generation of apps make life easier for urban planners and urban dwellers