Clothing label DKNY used photographer Brandon Stanton's images without his permission, but this story has a happy ending.
The fight over a subway line under the high school has exposed the conflicted, vulnerable position of Mayor William Brien.
Meet the man whose Tumblr page chronicles the highs and lows of bar loos.
What will happen to empty-nesters when no one wants their nests?
This device to "see" people trapped behind flames also makes them look supremely creepy.
The arts have tended to ignore the Tube as a source of inspiration, but with the 150th anniversary of the system, we get 12 new books on its relevance.
Why the newest edition of the city-building game has fans in revolt.
Pretend there's a huge rock in their path, obviously.
The Mu Thermal Imager, which detects drafty doors and windows, aims to be an affordable device for improving your home's energy efficiency.
In the 1970s, the city wanted to demolish the downtown. But residents stepped in, saving the 1920s-era icon.
Enrollment is way up, thanks in a large part to charters. But can the city build on the success?
Courtesy of the Spanish city of Pontevedra.
10,000 came out in Cape Town and Johannesburg.
Evidence suggests colors, natural light and design can improve healing times.
A New York City subway ride now costs a full dollar more than it did 10 years ago. A small group of activists are taking their frustration to the fare gate.
For walkable cities, it's more about finding the right kind of density.
The affordability problem starts with planning that favors the automobile, argues a new report.
Photographer Alejandro Cartagena captures intimate scenes of informal commuting.
The latest installment in our series mapping the class divides in America's cities and metros.