With Beyond Traffic, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx pivots U.S. policy away from cars and toward multimodal options.
A photographer spent more than a decade shooting from hellish, confined spaces and fog-shrouded eagles' nests.
These high-tech sectors are also more geographically concentrated than they were a decade ago.
Shuttered correctional facilities around the country are getting their own chance at reform.
New York has the nation's tallest skyscraper. Chicago has some fancy buildings. But one city wins when it comes to sheer density of urban design.
The Scandinavian startup Hoffice aims to bring rigor and productivity to the concept of home-based co-working spaces.
The harder task is addressing the underlying issues that led James Robertson to walk 21 miles to and from work every day in the first place.
Officers are railing against the traffic app's cop-tracking alerts, demanding that Google stop the service to drivers.
Cars once facilitated social outings. Has that role been filled by technology?
Old-fashioned navigation is enjoying a renaissance on the island, where Internet access is still scant.
Resurrecting relics of imperial rule is an unorthodox transit-development policy. But Africa's "secondary cities" are set to benefit.
New research confirms that we overestimate our ability to advance "by a wide margin."
The Australian city is using trees and water to fight the urban heat island effect.
The city has an ambitious plan to redress historic inequities through mass transit and redevelopment.
The 3D-printed buildings are based on architecture in New York, Chicago, and elsewhere, and can glow at night.
Oakland's Rockridge and East 14th neighborhoods are five miles and a world apart. Can a giant video-chat bring them together?
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
On Sunday, Glendale, Arizona will host its second NFL championship game. History is making it hard for city officials to be excited about it.
Toxic smog billowing from China's coal-fired power plants is making snowstorms in the U.S. worse.