Carafem, a new pharmaceutical-only abortion clinic in D.C., aims to foster an environment that is calming, supportive—and unabashedly advertised.
A new visualization charts the great lengths countries must go to achieve gender equality.
The City Lost and Found explores a turbulent time in the U.S. by looking to the country's three largest cities.
It's not about going green for Georgetown, Texas.
The "Lion of the Senate" may have been a special case, but it's not hard to imagine more senatorial libraries down the road.
There are ways to intervene that don't involve putting yourself in danger.
With a visitor surge crowding space in central Amsterdam, the city is marketing its neighborhoods as an alternative for tourists.
A new report finds that photo IDs cost more to implement than they save preventing fraud. And they make the program harder for beneficiaries to use.
Despite what critics say, the project will encourage higher-density growth—and save precious water over the long term.
Governors used to lead the push for big projects, but the growing rural-urban divide has brought civic leaders to the fore.
Economists say that the resource is currently too cheap. Will dry conditions finally help give the issue the political clout necessary to charge more?
A 1965 newsreel looks back at a public-housing initiative led by late Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew—one that continues to influence high levels of homeownership today.
As farming and tourism increase, human-elephant interactions are on the rise—often with fatal results for both people and animals.
In a case on whether Texas must issue plates with the Confederate battle flag, the Supreme Court takes up a more fundamental free-speech question.
It's a loss to farmers and consumers alike.
There are many forces that promote healthier eating, but a zoning regulation against fast-food restaurants has not turned out to be one.
A detailed new report tries to quantify the impact better bicycle infrastructure can have in lower income communities.
So much for "advancing human dignity."