San Francisco is the latest city to consider a vehicle-miles traveled fee system.
New data tracks the geography of technology investment.
Should designs be altered to dissuade jumpers?
A new book offers a sweeping look at how fire – and the way we’ve responded to and manipulated it – has shaped cities in every part of the world.
New York City and San Francisco are the most "requested" destinations on CouchSurfing.org.
These bespoke costumes are both cute and acidic, a commentary on all the birds that America has destroyed.
San Francisco's Financial District is more Manhattan-like than it is San Francisco-like, and other observations.
The online parking spot marketplace is heating up.
Philadelphia voters are in uncharted territory as the state fights over restrictive new ID legislation.
Researchers train an algorithm to tell us why Paris looks like Paris.
With legal challenges mounting, the NYPD conducted 70,000 fewer stops last quarter.
Who's been to more cities, you or 007?
America's best cities for eating and drinking, according to Trulia.
A stunt driver takes a high-speed and action-packed tour of the city.
Where America's Olympians were born and where they currently live reveals interesting clusters.
Also, medical-marijuana dispensaries are outlawed in L.A., chained-up pooches in Virginia.
From a Lady Liberty comb to 'I Heart London' nail clippers.
The worst culprits aren't necessarily the ones you'd expect.
The filmmaker lost a long-running zoning battle with his California neighbors. Now they may get something they want even less than a movie studio in their back yard: low-income housing.