Women own 30 percent of private businesses but generate just 11 percent of sales. Several factors contribute to this.
More sustainable weight-loss strategies are accessible to those with means, but other factors contribute to the rise of obesity in poorer communities.
People are willing to forego some comfort and convenience if the price is right.
Can a band of locomotive experts rescue vintage railcars from ruin?
Evidence shows that a seven-day week with a two-day weekend is an inefficient model.
There are six different agencies involved now. What could go wrong?
This is what a swarm of earthquakes looks like underneath the massive stratovolcano.
Infrastructure sensors can detect safety hazards, improve traffic flows, and even help generate revenue.
"Suicide tourism" in Switzerland doubled between 2009 and 2012—a rise that may affect legislation in other countries.
Museum architect Bjarke Ingels is building better ideas with Legos than the company that designed them.
The semi-legal game faces potential regulation, and parlor operators may have to compete with new casino resorts.
A source of urban pride you can carry around.
The question of whether police officers should live in the communities they patrol has a long and contentious history.
It's helping them spawn tons of spider eggs, too.
The House Republican wants to lead on poverty and change, but he can't lead on the changes that Ferguson needs.
The Boston-Washington corridor is up; the Rustbelt and Sunbelt are down.
You'll be less likely to die of a heart attack, for starters.
New federal data reveals the regional decline in coastal ecosystems.