This widespread movement has clear echoes in developing megacities everywhere.
Dazzling power structures both old and new, photographed by an expert.
A major new property-rights decision could "work a revolution in land-use law."
What the nation's first wide-ranging strategy for tackling climate change will look like.
Taking stock of the once-forgotten architect's surrealist legacy on his 161st birthday.
Housing prices were up 11.3 percent in cities versus 10.2 percent in suburban neighborhoods.
Track down a building's code violations, noise complaints, or that nagging history of chemical contamination.
Why some places might have better cognitive skills than others.
What happens when workers follow manufacturing work to a city's fringe, only to find that service jobs have returned downtown?
This "Wearable Solar" clothing allegedly can restore half of a phone's power when worn in bright sunlight.
A tale of two transit projects: Citi Bike vs. the 2nd Avenue subway.
The city has filed a lawsuit against MLB for stalling the A's move from Oakland. But there's surely a non-litigious deal to be made here.
Even when they know they're not.
Easy-to-use tools to cut through bureaucratic red tape, via the Knight News Challenge.
The elected leaders of the nation's largest cities are arguing for the right to "set whatever marijuana policies work best" for them.
He'd made it about a mile away from home before being captured in a residential neighborhood.
The country celebrates by lighting beach bonfires up and down the coast.
Google takes its cameras to a street of the vertical variety.
The Canadian city is only beginning to recover from historic floods.