It took 50 years for the city to get a subway, so it's no surprise the mayor who pulled it off got all the credit.
Few are certain of Afghanistan's future once foreign troops leave. Four Kabul investors went ahead and built a water park anyway.
A town of 52,000 people has called the famous bridge its own since 1971.
On its independence day, a look around the country's lingering ethnic tensions.
Over a dozen USSR-built cable cars still help the residents of Chiatura get around town.
Alain Robert entertained the lunch crowd in La Defense yesterday as he scaled a 607-foot tower with his bare hands.
A photographer figures out how to infuse Ryazan with a "new emotion."
Glorious snapshots from the annual competition in Southern California.
Choose between sleeping in a Pullman coach or an Airstream trailer.
A photo tour of Britain's quirky roadside cafes.
An illegal roadside ad disguised as art may force the Texas DOT to tear down the famous Prada Marfa as well.
The Eero Saarinen-designed TWA Flight Center is finally, maybe, getting a second life.
Burkina Faso has one of the lowest literacy rates in the world. Here's how vendors draw people into their architecturally repetitive kiosks.
This looks nothing like the glitzy metropolis we know now.
Inside the most expensive maritime wreck recovery ever.
The recyclable orb will float in a pool in Hong Kong and will mimic the phases of the moon.
Next year, Scots will get to vote for their independence from the UK. In border towns, the issue hasn't gotten too many people riled up.
The uniquely British cab is being built in the UK again.
A timelapse video shows Manhattan's tallest building emerge.