According to new data from Gallup, university towns are the happiest metro areas in the country.
A brief history of bus thieves from World War II to Darius McCollum.
A photographic survey of the world's metro gateways.
Can clever zoning bring neighborhood stores back?
With shelter space scarce, this winter has seen U.S. cities shelling out big bucks to house families in motels.
In New York, legislators debate whether a bill banning food will cut down on the city's vermin.
A new website offers communities practical advice on energy efficiency, transportation alternatives and more.
Besides D.C., which states boast the most federal employees?
Snapshots of cities most love-inducing qualities.
Effective height restrictions may be hurting more of our cities than we realize.
After a four-year rewrite process, the District of Columbia's proposed new zoning harkens back to before the 1950s.
A critical look at the Bureau of Labor Statistics' employment projections for the rest of the decade.
America's mayors have joined up to battle criminal-gun trafficking... and to make entertaining football commercials, apparently.
Occupy protesters defy calls to leave and other news.
Why some signs help you get where you're going while others get you lost.
Given other curbside alternatives, why do many intercity travelers remain loyal to the Chinatown service?
Sometimes the best insights come from looking at pictures of a space.
They save lots of money - and that's just their most obvious benefit.
Cities ban things! Also in this week's edition: D.C. outlaws Occupy protesters and large dogs are no longer welcome in one Chinese city.