The city's largest theaters are thriving. But does success come at a cost?
Our weekly roundup of the most intriguing articles about cities and urbanism.
On M Street, the city has compromised rider safety, placed private interests above public, and let parking rule the day.
Gray's been plagued by scandal, but he used his microphone to effectively advocate for his city.
Northern Virginia commuters heading to work Monday were faced with what looked like a massive tornado, turned on its side.
A GIF to illustrate the death toll, month-by-month.
Officials have confirmed that at least 13 people are dead.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray just vetoed a measure that would have effectively established two very different minimum wages in the city.
Will anti-hunger groups across the country be expected to provide millions of extra meals next year, or billions?
It's your body, but it's not your choice.
Here's how to maximize the chances of spotting the flaming Minotaur V, scheduled for an 11:27 p.m. EDT blast-off.
The National Zoo may have an adorable new cub, but it was no simple feat.
The city's youth court just ran out of funding. Will anyone swoop in to save it?
Anti-police brutality activists in Las Vegas are facing graffiti and property defacement charges.
Photos of the benchmark 1963 event, side-by-side with images from today.
Why cities need quiet spaces.
Memories from history's wild imagination, 50 years later.
Even the suburbs have figured out that walkable retail, not enclosed big box stores surrounded by parking lots, is the way to go.
We’d like to see you try. (Really.)