Also, a British city forbids its own employees from watching the Olympics and a Tennessee burg attacks noisy street preaching.
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A violin solo at the Hollywood Bowl gets drowned out, and a revolt is born.
A former chief in Stockton, California, is making $204,000 a year. This is unsustainable, and it needs to stop.
A multi-city study of wastewater shows how drug use varies.
Private fears of unrequited love, heartbreak, and dying alone are put on display for all to see.
Who does the city's newspaper really belong to? Not the Newhouses.
With legal challenges mounting, the NYPD conducted 70,000 fewer stops last quarter.
A new study in Science suggests the ice sheet may be able to slow its melting rate.
The informal shift to a more united (and powerful) continent.
An amazing new tool tracks the names and nationalities that dominate parts of London.
Days of rain have flooded giant swaths of the city.
The retail giant's push has generated a lot of publicity, but it's not fixing the fundamental problems.
The number of Amish people in the U.S. has doubled in the last 20 years, and the sect is spreading across the United States.
We’re not creating weather patterns we’ve never experienced before, but they're exacerbated by a warming climate.
As the city finally hires a new chief planner, concerns about politics persist.
How much do you know about natural gas drilling? Turns out, it depends a lot on what state you live in.
The perception of women’s bodies as public property to be commented upon and regulated is one of the universal undercurrents of urban life.
Due to a massive grid failure, half of India's population is without power.