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.
New court ruling may help Cuiabá make up its mind about Cup-related transit plans.
Hundreds of walkers get decked out in glowing lights and run over Arthur's Seat to illuminate the iconic landmark.
Like every economic bulletin these days, this one comes with a catch.
A French artist has built a giant water-sensitive light-board for your artistic pleasure.
Water access and infrastructure concerns will only heighten as the country shifts toward an urban majority.