Despite concerns over an uptick, both felonious and accidental killings of police officers fell substantially in 2012.
And where bike commuting has been growing the fastest.
And that might not be just a blip.
Tallying the potential benefits in fewer accidents, less fuel needed, and more road capacity.
The very places forced to consider last-ditch solutions for underwater homeowners have problems that are too complex to be easily solved.
Students in Massachusetts are doing great while their peers in Alabama and D.C. are languishing.
The city's demand pricing program balances efficiency with affordability.
Amazingly, half the cuts came from reductions in household energy use.
A dollar ain't what it used to be.
A startling chart of the booms and busts of office space.
A smart new visualization of what it really means to wait for the subway.
The historic exodus of whites from American cities helped boost black homeownership nationwide.
The city's tech and information sector has been pulling away from the rest of the country since 2009.
Fascinating context for the transit workers who may soon go on strike, again.
Some startling math from the country's most expensive cities.
In 35 years, U.S. cities consistently will be hotter than their hottest year on record.
In New York, stop and frisk grew from 97,296 stops in 2002 to 685,724 in 2011.
Thanks, government shutdown.
The United States and China eat the most meat, and poorer nations tend to subsist on cereals and starchy roots.