In Washington, designers are planning a revamp that returns the city to the water's edge.
Mapping the metros with the largest share and largest number of college students.
Subway maps distort the reality on the ground for all kinds of reasons. What happens when we make decisions based on them?
San Francisco is the latest city to consider a vehicle-miles traveled fee system.
New data tracks the geography of technology investment.
Here's hoping we can avoid a future in which you need to consult three apps to get out the door.
New York City and San Francisco are the most "requested" destinations on CouchSurfing.org.
Lawmakers in D.C. want a cut from instructors hosting fitness classes in public parks.
"You are picked up for ‘loitering’ and taken directly to the police station for interrogation. Go back three spaces."
The city has tried to provide a cool summer ride since 1905, with varying degrees of success.
An old WPA video shows the capital bustling through the Great Depression.
San Francisco's Financial District is more Manhattan-like than it is San Francisco-like, and other observations.
The best world capitals to raise a democratic ruckus.
Our weekly look back at the stories you may have missed.
Urban comebacks like the District of Columbia's can come at a price. This past week showed how sore a subject this still is.
Philadelphia voters are in uncharted territory as the state fights over restrictive new ID legislation.
The debate over how to secure our nation's power grids comes courtesy of yet another climate change-related feedback loop.
In many areas, trees are under siege. But our cities need them, for all sorts of reasons.
A course in the National Building Museum echoes architects' visions for our nation's capital.