America's major cities lean Democratic, but these swing state metropolises could end up playing a deciding role.
Data are scarce, but a look at grants from the National Institutes of Health gives us at least a partial picture.
A by-the-numbers look at the wreckage left behind.
FEMA and cell phone carriers are encouraging customers to use SMS.
Large parts of New York City are in the dark and under water.
Shiver in fear of this 3-D model of Sandy's eye as the storm nears New Jersey.
Hint: The really ugly part will be the storm surge.
As Sandy bears down on the East Coast, some of the biggest cities in America come to a virtual standstill.
A Philadelphia man cruises around with his cat on his shoulder.
Meet the high-paid experts who are pitching our cities and states on how to save money.
The rail operator's recent success should end the debate over its privatization.
A Chinese supermarket giant has announced plans to build 1,000 "virtual" supermarkets.
Four musicians, four pieces of city art, four ultra-weird musical compositions.
New research from Philadelphia finds that the city's newborn mortality rate spiked after a spate of hospital closures.
The latest entrant claims to be more convenient than a standard bike-safety light, but we've got a few concerns.
The Brooklyn couple behind Lineposters discuss their creative process and inspiration.
Those stereotypes you hear about people in Boston and San Francisco – there's actually something to them.
The flow of entrepreneurial talent and which metros are "producing," "exporting," "importing," and "consuming" it.
One in seven young Americans are neither working nor going to school.