Columbia University planning professor David King on why calling the contest is beside the point.
Shrinking the distance between vibrant urban cores and smaller communities could spark an economic boom.
The old highway could be cleaned up to promote economic vitality in rural communities.
Which American metros have the highest number of corporate headquarters per capita?
How a small population might lead to big problems for a $7 billion fishing industry.
The inventor of the suburban indoor mall came to rue his creations. But now they are dying off anyway.
But don't ride it into oncoming trams, obviously.
One landlord racked up more than 700 violations.
The mayor discusses the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.
If this sounds trivial to you, you don’t know Britain.
Also, a tony California beach town shoos away smelly persons from its libraries, and the Olympics outlaws everything.
Examples of industrial operations edging in on public lands, and the people who oppose them.
Photos from around Africa's new most populous city.
Pensions and benefits are making up a much bigger portion of the city budget over time.
According to a new study, community clinics keep costs down and do a better job treating patients.
Ramiro Gomez plants cardboard cutouts of domestic service employees in wealthy neighborhoods.
G4S, which has a record of mismanagement in Britain, faces scrutiny in the press and from lawmakers.
Recently refurbished Washington Park is grounding an impressive historic preservation movement.
Foreclosures and high employee compensation could add more cities to the state's string of bankruptcies.