The lightning pace of world urbanization is on display in these animated GIFs of Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Hong Kong and other exploding metropolises.
How a crack scandal has helped reveal the failures of a municipal government structure.
Oh, the places you'll pretend to go!
The city of Lynn, Massachusetts, has approved extraordinary measures to shield homeowners and communities from predatory banks.
At least, that's not what's going on in this widely circulated photo of a sinkhole filled with bright green ooze.
Plus more findings from HUD's landmark first study on LGBT housing discrimination.
A photographer stumbles on a payphone 'graveyard' in West Harlem.
The question of taxis vs. bicycles, answered in graphs.
The placards harm transportation systems, the environment, and city coffers. And they don't really help those with disabilities.
In the county's lopsided economy, public funds are propping up a public transportation system that the public can’t afford.
These maps reveal a country's migratory bias, nearby tourist attractions, and its business proclivities.
200,000 people took to the streets Monday to oppose political corruption and inferior public services.
There are many answers, but they all boil down to the structure of federal transportation funding.
The movement's storm relief team still hasn't disbursed all the money it raised to help one of New York City's hardest hit neighborhoods.
The painting covers nearly 900 feet and looks like an animation to people driving by.
Can virtual ball drops and bizarre car sculptures help people see the Rust Belt city in new ways?
The science of why certain languages sound the way they do.
The company behind this "Turtle" helmet, which folds down to half its size, promises it will become part of the urban cyclists’ way of life.