Something dramatic has to happen to fundamentally change how and where Americans live. But what if the recession wasn't it?
Leaked news of the city's first Olympic moment include nods to England's musical influence and winks to its agrarian past.
The rate of homeownership has virtually no bearing on the economic development of America's cities and metros.
This chart might break your brain.
Is this what passes as "genuine Italian pizza" nowadays?
Mayors have direct control of 75 percent of emission sources in their cities, according to a new report.
Photos of kissing couples around the world.
Where urban morals, margins, and mainstream converge — under cover of a neon glow.
A customizable "basket" that carries everything from patch kits to baguettes.
Some ideas for using existing infrastructure to get people outside and eating well.
San Francisco stacks up well these days compared with Silicon Valley.
Our weekly look at the loos that matter.
Or, how Americans learned to legislate our NIMBY impulses.
The city has been a haven for gold rushers, divorce-seekers and gamblers. Now it's making a bid for the pleasant city market.
Baby Boomers over 65 are moving to the coasts.
Mapping where emergencies are happening in the U.S.
The crimes, blunders and everyday embarrassments of our esteemed municipal leaders.
The Orlando Magic's aluminum-plated garage and Duke University's green-walled parking lot are among the winners of the 2012 International Parking Institute competition.
Chinese megabuilding would rise nearly 10 meters a day, way faster than other skyscrapers.