These mascots are actually kind of cute.
Thanks to an overlooked law, Colorado's legal pot enterprises will finally get the legitimate banking services they need. But discord with the feds still casts a shadow over the industry.
Grouping female passengers into single cars underscores the idea that women can't use transit freely.
One of North America's most progressive cities in respect to drug policy is trying a radical attempt at harm reduction. Will it work?
With his death early this morning, the District is mourning a complicated man.
Some jagoffs are trying to get Pittsburgh's go-to insult into a real English-language dictionary.
Leaders plan to meet next month in New York to discuss how their cities can work with the new federal action.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
If you love cheap beer, steer clear of Oslo and head for Warsaw.
The study of "latrinalia" reveals deep connections between environment, social mores, and why dudes draw penises while women tend to scribble romantic poetry in public potties.
Naheed Nenshi talks urban development, affordable housing, and how national governments fail cities.
Matt Petersen is L.A.'s first chief sustainability officer, charged with drafting an ambitious plan for a city grappling with drought.
A white South African artist's re-creation of a colonialist tradition exhibiting "exotic" people is drawing ire across Europe.
This man uploaded one photo every day. The results are startling.
The famous landmark has been a protest-art site for decades. Now, Praguers are divided on whether "Wall is Over."
Why young people are taking to the streets just to smooch in public.
Today City Hall celebrates Frida, a 6-pound chihuahua mix and very good girl.
What might appear to be a bracing for a reprise of August's violence is actually a symbol of longstanding economic vulnerability.
By making it a crime to feed the homeless, cities just hide the problem—and punish both those making an immediate impact and those who have already borne the brunt of a broken system.