The high-security device also monitors speed, routes, and calories burnt.
While some remain cynical about homeownership, the U.S.'s foreign-born population still regards it as a symbol of attaining the American Dream.
The city has colleges as infrastructure and hosts a huge sporting event every year. The Big Dig may have even worked in its favor.
The service debuted this week. For now, most of the drivers and conductors are still men.
Children in low-income households are far less likely to attend preschool.
Hundreds of groups have sprung up to help their fellow citizens with everything from a cup of coffee to prescription drugs.
The knowledge and energy hubs of San Francisco and Texas are among the year’s biggest economic winners.
A recent survey of retired New York City police officers suggests the department's culture has shifted toward data manipulation.
Living in a household where adults don't speak much English has economic and academic consequences for children.
With a manhunt still underway, the city's usual bustle has been replaced with a sense of shock and heightened security.
Photographer Cynthia Connolly captures the faded glamor of the city's rooftop signage—even in Virginia, New York, and D.C.
The glowing, green interloper will become even more brilliant in coming weeks.
"One of the smallest big-league cities" in the country aims to super-size its reputation by hosting big-name games.
The unexplained mist had a putrid odor reminiscent of compost and sewer.
Across Europe, people have taken to the streets in support of free speech after a deadly terrorist attack against France's most controversial satirical publication.
The city is already sticking itself with the worst downsides of hosting the games. At least this way, it would be forced to make crucial improvements.
Want to start an urban farm without permitting hassles? Dreaming of dwarf goats in your yard? Move to Wheat Ridge, Colorado.
Why you're better off asking a stranger to take your picture.
The 'burbs are home to an increasing number of poor families. But it may prove more difficult to make it there than in cities.