Big cities continue to dominate the competition for basketball superstars.
Urban comebacks like the District of Columbia's can come at a price. This past week showed how sore a subject this still is.
Almost certainly not, but that isn't stopping Fox News commentators from seeing a "female Muslim suicide bomber."
A new exhibit at Pittsburgh’s Holocaust Center explores the most infamous of Games.
See garbage and cling wrap molded into sculpture.
Growth in population and informal settling has increased the flood's toll in Manila.
An easy-to-carry lounge chair can be deployed against buildings and trees.
As temperatures rise, tropical diseases move into new territory.
70 sectarians are found living in an underground bunker in Russia.
Users of sites like Airbnb are snubbing a recent law that forbids short-term apartment rentals.
Officials in California and Chicago are throwing their weight behind a proposal that would let homeowners refinance certain loans.
Going to jail has never been so fun.
Maps of traffic stress show where improvements can help build a better bicycle network.
Philadelphia voters are in uncharted territory as the state fights over restrictive new ID legislation.
It would be Portland.
A new NYPD system allows police to quickly collect data from cameras, crime reports, and 911 calls. What's the impact on our privacy?
Also, a British city forbids its own employees from watching the Olympics and a Tennessee burg attacks noisy street preaching.
How the most car-friendly urban form went from quaint to grotesque.
A miniature megalopolis.