Could Oregon's largest city be helmed by a tree-climbing arsonist, a man who holds proof of God's existence, or the guitar genius behind the tweaker anthem, "Mobile Crank Lab"?
An interactive map tracks movement between metro areas from 2004-2010.
More seniors are moving to metropolitan areas, but are they settling in central cities or suburbs?
A Gulf Coast community rebuilds four years after Katrina.
Artists across New York will leave their mark on 300 of the city's water tanks.
A new study finds a "clear relationship" between a guaranteed spot at home and commuting by car.
Thanks to funding from a lawsuit, a lush new park was created in the city's south side.
The story of the Bottletree and how a single great music venue can make a huge difference to a city.
Four years after "cleansing" the city of its strays in advance of the Olympics, somewhere between 500,000 and 5 million cats have returned to Beijing. But is relying on volunteers to trap, neuter, and release them the best plan?
What might the geography of blue-collar work look like in the next decade?
What if we drew our regions based on Craigslist's influence?
A condom company is developing products for sexual privacy in this ultra-dense city-state, such as a screen that fits over car windows to make the vehicle look empty.
America is aging quickly, but some cities are welcoming more seniors than others.
Nearly a quarter of working households spend more than 50 percent of their income on housing.
Two anonymous Spanish artists use light to highlight defects in the urban landscape. At issue here: Madrid's busted-down public fountains.
A photographic survey of the world's metro gateways.
Investigators foil a murder-for-hire and other news.
Research on the topic doesn't offer any clean answers — and two new reports just add to the confusion.
The longtime resident, the dog-poop vigilante and 18 other archetypes.