A package of legislation passed late last week, including "Cooper's Law," shows the city is finally getting serious about reducing traffic fatalities.
A process called "blexting" and a neighborhood-focused property auction may help fix the city's crippling property woes.
The coming wave of global urban growth will also produce a massive wave of urban death. This city in the Philippines has ideas for how to handle it.
This music of disillusion and despair is, strangely, biggest in countries with very high quality of life.
Memorial Day weekend is a bad time to drive overall.
Residents of Alaska, Utah, and Wyoming say their states—which boast the lowest levels of income inequality in the country—are great places to live.
It's a proposal to help feed low-income kids when school's out, but only rural districts would be able to participate.
Between 2003 and 2012, 47,025 pedestrians were killed by drivers in the United States.
It doesn't have to be this way.
For all the debate, gentrification is far from the norm.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel banned new or expanded refineries that produce the stuff, but the Southeast side is still dealing with what's already there.
Unlike the strong-mayor governments of Chicago or New York, San Antonio's government is led by a city manager.
Four decades of federal spending priorities, in charts.
A mid-sized boiler maker, not the city's many coal-fired power plants, was fined 300,000 yuans—the biggest fine to date.
A look at the legislation that's undermining sustainable planning across the U.S.
Jessica Nitardy, a Mexican dentist, says the majority of her clients are Americans who can't afford treatment in the U.S.
Munich's bouncers are allegedly turning away people of color without reason. Can a handful of lawsuits make that stop?
In a statement, the mayor said he'll be taking a "leave" from his campaign and official duties, but has no plans to step down.
Why are Alaska's Aleutian Islands so ethnically mixed? And other questions from a new map of U.S. populations.