The majority were displaced by flooding from monsoons and typhoons in Asia.
The Rockefeller Foundation plans to fund positions in 100 cities worldwide.
This is what happens when you choose your mayor by drawing names from a hat.
According to new data, gun deaths declined the fastest when the federal law was in place.
As the new generation of state-of-the-art parks begins to age, will we live to regret creative financing models?
The city still can't find tenants to fill up retail spaces along the stadium's parking garages.
Cincinnati has improved students' test scores by fostering cooperation between teachers, administrators, and local community service organizations.
"It totally decimates democracy."
It would be the first major U.S. city to do so.
For the first time, blacks voted at a higher rate nationally than whites.
The ruling came down to concerns over land use, not weed.
All the upcycling in the world can't alter the fact that fossil fuels are safely embedded at the center of our global energy system.
Former Barcelona mayor Joan Clos warns that a lack of urban planning could turn our expanding cities into powder kegs.
From the Love Canal disaster to Greenpeace's efforts to save the whales and beyond, a new documentary tracks the rise of environmentalism.
The number of local governments per capita is negatively correlated with key measures of state economic performance.
Already, 10,000 acres of the Los Angeles area have been torched.
State governments are in a far better position to understand the immigration needs of the towns and cities within their borders.
Two pastors make the case that American Christians need to shed their "anti-urban bias" before their religion becomes marginalized.
Flagstaff, Arizona, had the highest share of new mothers that were unmarried and Cheyenne, Wyoming, had the lowest.