After job loss and the Recession crippled an Ohio town, 2 young residents got to work resurrecting the town's small business core.
Traditionally, researchers have focused on race, class, and gender to explain mental anguish. A new study suggests they've ignored an key factor.
Contrary to the political conventional wisdom, higher shares of immigrants are associated with many good things in U.S. metros.
A store in downtown Los Angeles sells only pedal-churned frozen treats.
Architects want to build a soccer venue in Abu Dhabi that's sited inside a hollowed-out mountain.
How else will educators get naughty kids to fall in line?
The Bush Presidential Center will include a library, museum, and think tank.
Virgin America's plan to get customers chatting.
And why the Koch Brothers can't do anything about it, even if they buy up the Tribune papers.
Spread-out development contributes more rooftops and pavement to the watershed than walkable neighborhoods.
Are you listening, Mayor Bloomberg?
At least 70 garment workers have died and scores more were injured when an 8-story building fell down Wednesday morning.
Religious groups can be capable -- and sometimes incredibly deft -- at policing extremists within their own ranks.
Wildly fluctuating urban air pollution is prompting some residents to seek homes elsewhere. But most Chinese cities suffer similar problems.
No, these are not renderings.
Debating the merits of planting forests on the sides of tall buildings.
According to new research on injuries sustained during twisters, brain damage and busted spines are common; impalements by flying wood less so.
Now if only they made a corresponding line of beer-colored paints.
The beloved children's book author captured the essence of urban life better than just about anyone else.