Hazardous water, displacement, and rising police violence still plague the city, but Mayor Paes insists Rio is already better off thanks to next year's Summer Olympics.
On the eve of the car-free festival CicLAvia, Tito's Tacos is on the wrong side of history.
The county is on the cusp of unveiling new voting technology that might actually convince more people to show up at the polls.
The city is taking the opportunity to make changes large and small.
Go for the jugular.
A similar program has been credited with reducing gun violence in Wisconsin, but Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby has been accused of effectively killing it.
News reports of humans contracting the infamous disease are alarming, but it's still very rare.
It’s working in other parts of the world, so what’s the holdup in the U.S.?
Five years after the trolley plan died, some locals are frustrated that other transit improvements haven’t emerged.
The national unemployment rate continues to improve, but progress has been much slower for blacks and Hispanics.
Watch the Atomic Age evolve from 1945 to 2013.
Dr. Dre pledges proceeds from his new album, Compton, to building a performing arts center in the city that catapulted him to stardom.
NOAA’s weatherView animates real-time wind and even shows city lights at night.
New research shows introverts do, in fact, prefer the mountains.
Even Cleveland, where he will star in tonight’s Republican Party presidential debate.
The state is a deadly "tinderbox."
The crime could have endured as a tale of urban activism rather than one of apathy.
How to escape with at least a shred of dignity.
An onslaught of recent local elections laws have made it more difficult for Americans of color to vote.