There's a ton of good art strewn throughout the winding tunnels of the MTA's transit system. This new city-sanctioned app makes finding it easier than ever.
Researchers map the earliest Mesopotamian cities and find that many develop in surprising areas.
That's what one designer hopes to accomplish with his swinging see-saw seat.
An assassination mars a peaceful presidential vote.
A 2.65-mile elevated park and a massive makeover for Navy Pier are both in the works.
Neither end of the political spectrum gets it right when it comes to smart growth, leaving too many Americans priced out of economically vibrant cities.
Couples that travel the same way to work are happier together, a new study in the U.S. and China concludes.
San Francisco and Philadelphia are the first major U.S. cities to install innovation officers. What exactly do these guys do, and will their stodgy government colleagues let them get away with it?
Taking advantage of closed streets for a bike ride down carless streets – at 4 a.m.
Last year was a decent one for employment growth in large metros.
The pinnacle of bus-shelter advertising madness has officially been reached with this pastry-scented campaign in London.
A statistical look at the leading indie rock scenes represented at this year's festival in Austin.
U.S. housing prices peak at different times based on their geography.
Filmmaker Casey Neistat explains why he decided to reenact his famous 2005 bike-thieving experiment.
A survey of light rail aesthetics from around the world.
There are more animals in the U.K.'s pedestrian infrastructure than there are in the London Zoo.
A sister city sibling rivalry and more news from Nagoya, Japan.
An art collective rolls out a 1,400-foot path of turf for a small town in France.
Better care is needed for rural-to-urban migrant workers, a new review concludes.