Many cities are powerless when it comes to controlling the money in their coffers. Here's how to fix that.
Nissan researchers want to build a car with a human touch.
Artist Marlin Peterson improved the Seattle Center with frighteningly realistic (and large) daddy longlegs.
His new novel Back to Blood is set in Miami. But critics are split on whether he captures the essence of the city.
A photography project reminds us that soldiers surrendered and prisoners marched on the same streets we walk along every day.
The eternal dream of humankind – to enjoy room service while on the toilet – has finally come to fruition.
Over 60,000 pilgrims come each year to pray for forgiveness.
After a Great Recession slump, the number of new households is ticking up.
File under things that make you feel good.
Meet the bungalows of New York City's Rockaway.
A year after Occupy Wall Street, Jerold Kayden is on a mission to convince skyscraper owners that their plazas can be better.
Despite the crisis, the U.S. finance industry has grown since 2008.
Meet the high-paid experts who are pitching our cities and states on how to save money.
Concourse E has been invaded by a rainbow-colored swarm of gently swaying jellies.
The controversial plan appears to have reached a dead end.
We need more mortgage lenders. 75 percent of the biggest home lenders in 2006 no longer exist.
More than 270,000 noise complaints sketch a city that roars in the day and talks ferociously in its sleep.
Three studios created creative seating areas for the famed "jewel box."
A new park in Copenhagen incorporates pop artifacts and cultural mementos from the area’s inhabitants.