In the last few years, New York has risen to prominence in the world of tech start-ups.
The country is struggling to stem the spread of the drug in its urban slums.
A new report shows that 80 percent of manufacturing jobs are located in metropolitan areas.
Rapid urbanization and divided cities could create a "nouveau apartheid" in places like Rwanda and Kenya.
New York's “complete streets” law is a step in the right direction, but roads around the state continue to threaten the lives of children who live and go to school near them.
A glimpse of the city as the seasons change.
The Urban Land Institute takes stock of what cities are doing to rebuild.
42 percent of Americans could be obese by 2030 - why aren't we doing more to fight this?
Sizing up the global clout of U.S. cities.
The Games have provided an unprecedented opportunity, not always welcome, for companies to attach their names to parts of the city.
Lately, America's leaders have talked a lot about the need to rebuild. Has it begun?
Turkey will open formerly protected land (much of it already illegally developed) to builders.
The science fiction writer discusses how technology is changing cities.
How offices and home spaces are changing to keep up with Generation Y.
61 percent of Americans have a favorable view of their local government.
The life-size sculpture is an advertisement for a new theme park.
Dutch people aren't born knowing the rules of the road. They're taught from an early age.
The best way to make cities greener might be teaching residents what that actually means.
We need places that foster positive human interaction, but they don't have to be urban.