A photographic tour of the freezing cold consuming much of the continent.
The city's notorious pollution is put into perspective by a local physician.
Plus, Tucson kills its Mexican American Studies program to comply with state law; Gulfport, Mississippi, clears out lawn couches; a meat thief is banned in Britain.
The architectural centerpiece for a series of man-made islands would also become the world's tallest building.
Frozen canals, a fake holy water racket, and more news from the "City of Water."
British Columbia's Tsawwassen First Nation's first development project will be a massive exurban shopping mall.
Home sizes have been increasing in the U.S. for decades, but that trend looks to be changing.
Tree coverage is steadily shrinking in urban America, according to a new study of aerial photos.
The list of America's Most Literate Cities suggests there's little relationship between literacy and economic development. Our analysis suggests otherwise.
U.K. bus stops will soon smell like delicious baked potatoes. And this is likely just the beginning.
With the nation's incarceration rate steadily declining, small towns that bet big on prisons are finding themselves in a financial jam.
Quite possibly the world's worst photo contest.
Neighborhood has been seeking incorporation for decades, but is turned down over financial concerns.
The 2010 bank-robbery flick finally gets the recognition it deserves with Boston's newest street corner, "The Town Take 2 Place."
New numbers from the Urban Institute require some context.
Rocket scientist Tim Pickens on his city's culture of scientific discovery.
A free job to the person who can come up with the best tour of Great Britian, and more news.
Decades after colonialism, Asmara has embraced the buildings Italy left behind.
A look at five more city-infringing freeways targeted for much-needed demolition.