Where we live dictates an awful lot about the type of work available to us.
The latest study finds some links between crime and Section 8 housing in Chicago and Atlanta.
They train the disadvantaged to transform garbage into beautiful furniture.
Presidents and prime ministers love to point at tiny models of cities.
77 new cases a day are being reported across Haiti.
This abandoned coal mine off of Nagasaki would be a wicked place to have a paintball match.
U.S. census data released today shows a decline in exurban populations.
Also, Tampa is going to ban water pistols (but not real guns) from the 2012 Republican National Convention, and more.
Asylum-seekers sew their lips together as part of a hunger strike.
Studies suggest city dwellers are meaner than their suburban counterparts. Here's what the researchers don't understand.
There are signs that the U.S. housing market is finally bouncing off its bottom.
The Coolhaus truck serves up scoops with a modernist twist.
A new tool from the Sunlight Foundation aims to quantify real-world differences in quality of life across the country.
Harvard sociologist Robert J. Sampson on his new book, Great American City.
A controversial proposal seeks to help revive Southern California's troubled Salton Sea.
Those who choose to stay in derelict, empty neighborhoods can often pinpoint a place's particular value.
By 2025, these cities will account for 60 percent of global GDP.
Radioactive Man would be happy to mow this luminous turf, an artistic statement against light pollution.
More parking, lane miles was the automaker's prescription at mid-century, with a cameo from Robert Moses.