Scenes from Syria's Homs.
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The dance of the "Human Theaters."
With Washington paralyzed by political dysfunction, is it time for mayors to take over?
How, if at all, can we quantify the relative complexity of a place?
Long hidden in the suburbs, a world-famous art collection gets a new home in downtown Philadelphia.
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The convention center market is over-saturated, but the race to keep building them bigger and better hasn't slowed.
Amid a contested mayoral race, deferred road maintenance costs end up front and center.
America's deepest economic and political divides are reflected in the rate of abortions across the 50 states.
The hits just keep on coming for the District of Columbia's elected leaders.
Using information to improve programs, even when money's tight.
It's surely just as well.
Students call for reform to the pedagogical schools.
According to a new report, governments in Latin American and Canada are doing the most, American cities come in dead last.
That's the number of measures the world's 58 biggest cities have passed to fight climate change.
Protesters decried the most recent ruling on deposed leader Hosni Mubarak.
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One of the world's largest open-air landfills will be shuttered. What does that mean for the 1,700 people who worked there?