Dozens of G4S staff failed to turn up for guard duty at a Manchester hotel hosting Olympic athletes.
Behold, the ultimate in green fashion: a jacket that identifies and cleanses foul air.
City streets are bursting with a gutsy, high-low mash up of street food and haute cuisine, old country flavors and new-fangled cooking techniques.
A new ranking of international infrastructure projects leaves out some key efforts.
Pictures of sleeping in strange places.
With The Dark Knight Rises days away, you can brush up on your Gotham geography.
A new measurement - based on satellite images - highlights cities' key role in economic development.
Over 235,000 visitors will arrive in Heathrow today, putting the city's specially designed transportation network to the test.
A break from the bustle of the city can do your mind good, recent research shows.
Where are the most tolerant metro areas?
One man's trip across the entire system from end to end to end in one shot.
Some whimsical responses to a serious question.
The Japanese-designed gadget plays the offending speaker's words back to them in a highly irritating way.
The number of people evacuated from their homes on Japan's Kyushu island due to floods.
London's architectural legacy from this summer's Games.
Radioactive photographer Nick Veasey works with dangerous wavelengths to reveal the inner beauty of the city.
Dozens of quiet green spaces dot the city scape.
He argues against requiring developers to build family-friendly units downtown.
After walking out last month, a deal could be signed by next week.