Also, a British tractor thief gets his comeuppance and a Nigerian church freaks out over bombs in women's headdresses.
The signature piece of Copenhagen's enormous Ørestad experiment, by Polish-American architect Daniel Libeskind, is no more.
"Empire State of Pen," by Patrick Vale, captures the frenzied movements of creation.
Here, you pay for the roads and resources you use, thanks to innovative public-private partnerships.
Cities that don't work for people of all ages risk stagnating in the past.
Pictures from the city as it weathered Hurricane Isaac.
For the first time in two decades, rural spending is growing faster than urban spending. How can this be?
They invite fraud, drain city revenue, and often fail to help those who need it most — new research proposes an alternative.
An investigation of how canine urine contributes to urban plant death.
A nice idea in theory that's nonetheless super unsafe.
A $95 DIY kit can help you map your city with higher resolution than Google Earth can.
College football still dominates in the South.
The Dandy Horse returns with a new name and a new mojo.
Photographer David Sopronyi gives a new softness to London’s gritty West Way.
Does the government deserve the credit?
New data suggests that city population plays little role in frequency of collisions.
There's a surprisingly longstanding tradition in American politics of fighting land use regulations.
BBC is decentralizing to Northern England as part of a sweeping urban redevelopment project. Can it bring some of London's prosperity with it?
A look at the Republican National Convention and the protesters outside.