D.C. is booming, but families, minorities and the poor may be left out.
I grew up hating the suburbs, but now I fear I might be living in one. What does this say about me?
New data points to the economic power of walkable neighborhoods – and the high cost of living in them.
An annual ritual at Arlington National Cemetery.
200 riders peddled from New York to Washington on the annual Climate Ride.
Bike lanes could keep accident rates low, even without helmets.
How Nationals Park, to the surprise of its neighbors, is leading to a better community.
How bikeable is your city?
The job market for this year's college graduates is tough, but choosing the right city can make all the difference.
Sizing up the global clout of U.S. cities.
The best way to make cities greener might be teaching residents what that actually means.
Activists should think beyond public subsidies.
Where construction markets are picking up again.
According to feds, the former Dixon, Illinois, comptroller spent much of the $53 million she's accused of stealing on horses with names like "Packin' Jewels" and "Have Faith in Money."
Even 47 years ago, American architects saw the perils of sprawl and car-oriented development.
A big new exhibit at the National Building Museum explores the history of house and home in the U.S.
Melanie Hammet wants to turn obscure zoning ordinances into the universal language of song.
Starbucks has said it's stopping the use of bug-based red dye. Why? Making the stuff looks like so much fun!
The city's famous marketing success highlights its primary appeal.