In cases where self-defense matters most, women tend to find their weapons turned against them.
Ukraine's Independence Square, and the revolutionary dimensions of public spaces.
Swimming pools in the Seine, restaurants in old metro stations, and more.
High rates of intentional violence are strongly associated with inequality, both in terms of class and gender.
Living in an urban area might mitigate the effects of loneliness, a new analysis suggests.
What one photographer discovered documenting life between the Nation's Capital and the Mason Dixon Line.
Someone hung a noose around the neck of a James Meredith statue, prompting some soul-searching at the University of Mississippi.
A party without much urban infrastructure starts thinking about the future, from council races on up.
It's ... something.
Roughly 60 percent of Mexico's federal prison population is serving time for drug crimes.
Hundreds of property owners have successfully lobbied to pay less in insurance premiums. But they'll receive the same payout if disaster strikes.
The country is launching a lottery that recipients can enter every time they make a purchase.
The mayor's failure to declare snow days puts outsized pressure on educators and their students.
A harbinger of things to come?
Some people say that a Republican beating an Obama-endorsed Democrat foreshadows bad news for the DNC. They are wrong.
Russia's balmy weather could be a sign of things to come, a new study says. We're running out of places cold enough to host the Games.
We're still limited in our ability to track the U.S. LGBT population, but there does appear to be a connection between gay neighborhoods and some of the markers of gentrification.
Including conspiracy, bribery charges, wire fraud, and money laundering.
Kids stay home anyway, which means they fall behind in their lessons.