For many Americans, having a car means keeping a job in transit-barren suburbs and cities. Losing transportation could mean losing everything.
A looming national holiday means even more people could join the region's huge protests.
Detroit’s first white mayor in 40 years talks abandoned housing, streetlights, and gentrification.
One of the world's most important financial centers appears to be at a standstill.
Ahead of our event in Los Angeles, we asked the global mayors and urban experts who will be joining us to share one great idea that's worked in their city.
For nearly two decades, Stacy Mitchell has tried to level a playing field she sees as tilted toward big retail.
A conversation with 100 Resilient Cities president Michael Berkowitz.
In President Barack Obama's 'latte salute' scandal, the nation's coffee preferences are revealed.
Ten counties are responsible for more than a quarter of all U.S. executions, but one far surpasses all others.
People in small-scale societies don't have the same preferences for sex-specific traits that those in urbanized environments do.
Spain's capital city aims to unclog its highly trafficked center by putting the hurt on drivers' wallets.
Ryan Messer and his grassroots group Believe in Cincinnati never took no for an answer.
Activists are mounting their latest—and likely doomed—push to grant residents of the nation's capital more voice in their government.
"Disobey and grasp your destiny" is the rallying cry as protesters settle in for a week of action to demand voting rights in their semi-autonomous nation.
Closing the support-usage gap will be key to a strong public transportation future.
A committed Global Parliament of Mayors could mean magic for cities and nations alike.
By proving its product is the real deal, the state hopes to gain ground in the European-dominated market.
In the 1920s, the lead industry used tactics similar to ones the fossil-fuel industry now employs to convince the public their products were safe.
Barcelona, Athens, Stockholm, Kirklees, and Warsaw won with high- and low-tech innovations that address pressing urban problems.