From arguments to interruptions, town hall meetings can be pretty inefficient.
Poor design and over-development have put our burgeoning urban centers at serious risk.
The stated preference of India's greatest citizen for village life may be holding his country back.
Seems unlikely since a segregated city will never be as creative as a diverse one.
Local groups are calling on officials to add the tooth-protector to public water supplies, citing poor dental health in kids.
The best world capitals to raise a democratic ruckus.
Urban comebacks like the District of Columbia's can come at a price. This past week showed how sore a subject this still is.
A new exhibit at Pittsburgh’s Holocaust Center explores the most infamous of Games.
Philadelphia voters are in uncharted territory as the state fights over restrictive new ID legislation.
A new NYPD system allows police to quickly collect data from cameras, crime reports, and 911 calls. What's the impact on our privacy?
Also, a British city forbids its own employees from watching the Olympics and a Tennessee burg attacks noisy street preaching.
Constructing the necessary "religious infrastructure" takes much more effort in existing dense neighborhoods.
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.