New Yorkers have been fighting over this for decades. But a new proposal to study a full ban next summer would bring some sorely needed hard data to the debate.
This experiment in "energy recycling" is like having a giant municipal hot-water heater—and the concept dates back to Roman times.
An unusual agreement between a newspaper and a university brought Mark Lamster to Dallas. Now this transplanted New Yorker has become Big D's fiercest critic of mediocrity.
An analysis of once-rejected, later-constructed routes in Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Houston.
For years, satellites have detected unusually high concentrations of the noxious gas in the Four Corners region.
A closer look at the history of Mexican migration patterns reveals that it's actually a natural choice.
Charities and nonprofits in Buffalo and Detroit are poised to get a big boost thanks to late Bills owner Ralph Wilson.
Now THIS is how you use Instagram.
Bicycling advocates in Latvia braved the rain for a witty demonstration on the humble bike's economy of space.
Support is growing for a defection from the dark and dreary EST.
An officer fired 17 shots at Vonderrit Myers Jr., and protests carried into the early hours of this morning.
The living quarters are buoyant and float up and down.
More than half of the Northern Hemisphere's surface water is currently hotter than the historical average.
There's a lot to discuss in a new report outlining how to create better jobs and more affordable housing for the Bay Area.
It's just not as simple as "stop prioritizing cars."
The first paintings made by human hands, new research suggests, were outlines of human hands.
One man copes with the invasion through an anonymous Tumblr.
Cities on America’s East Coast could see triple the number of tidal floods by 2030 as sea levels rise.
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