Imagining the bustling nautical society of the Bay Area archipelago.
The latest tally of the city's rat horde dispels the myth that the city is home to "one rat per person."
A local doctor tries to raise awareness about the social causes of Type 2 diabetes, in his community and others.
The infamous, secret city was a hotbed of temptation and violence that most refused to enter—even after the walls came down.
One Midwestern town tries a softhearted approach to the management of free-roaming felines: calling in "Colony Caretakers"
Certain pollutants common to urban areas could be harming the brains of unborn children, according to new research.
Four red states passed referendums on higher minimum wages Tuesday, but it's not enough.
When Patricia Herrera got a water hookup for the community of Farola, it was only the beginning.
Walmart offers low prices for retail goods—and a bump in the prices of nearby homes.
Raising the minimum wage and changing workplace culture could help.
It wasn't a great night, but it was far from a total loss.
The fortunes of political parties wax and wane, whereas the movement to legalize cannabis won key victories Tuesday that portend a generational shift in drug policy.
The Loi Krathong holiday could turn deadly if paper lanterns lit with fuel get sucked into jet engines.
Officials hope to tiptoe around First Amendment rights to regulate costumed characters in places like Times Square or Hollywood Boulevard. Elmo and Spidey's best bet? Get organized.
The only thing you have to worry about is riding with your pants falling down.
These immense sky divots are the result of human activity.
Researchers say the techno-specs create a "partial peripheral vision obstruction."
The world's foremost street artist is a social justice warrior and a viral media master. She could be anyone.
Despite the successful arrest of the abduction's alleged mastermind, the crisis has reminded the nation of an uglier past.