Depressing new research on traffic-related pollution near schools is all the more reason to assign a proper price to car-reliance.
Winter-weary drivers may not want to watch this.
Ferguson needs to drastically revise its court system. But how is a city supported by predatory court fees supposed to fund reform?
The city hopes to preserve a mix of social classes and slow down gentrification. But there's a risk the changes will encourage speculators to expand to new areas.
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton and D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier disagree on marijuana and its relationship to violent crimes. Or do they?
That's because it's about 31,000 miles more distant than 2015's other full moons.
Falling ice across North America has crushed cars, bloodied pedestrians, started fires, and pancaked a poor dog.
A 6-month investigation into the Ferguson Police Department shows grave violations of constitutional and civil rights. But residents face even deeper problems.
An L.A. Times investigative report reveals that not all Thin Mints are created equal.
The Adventure Cycling Association has just put out six detailed maps and brochures for cyclists planning to tackle the historic highway.
The U.S. House passed a bill that would allow train passengers to carry-on cats and dogs.
We're rooting for the Slovakian mulberry.
What can a city's waste reveal about the health of its population?
Kicking toilet handles to flush, holding your breath after someone sneezes—scientists explain how we're doing it all wrong.
It's an outdated way to refer to letter carriers, of whom more than a third are women.
Adoption of similar mass transit technology in the U.S. may not be far off.
Hamburg's St. Pauli nightlife quarter deals with more than its fair share of rogue urinators. Residents there are hoping liquid-resistant paint will help.
A new study says warming caused by urbanization is to blame.
A federal government program is trying to turn our nation of low-income renters into future homeowners by helping them build up savings accounts.