New research finds that businesses loathe bad traffic at the regional level, but benefit from it locally.
The blood-feasting insects seem more active in the summer, according to new sleep-killing research.
At least, that's not what's going on in this widely circulated photo of a sinkhole filled with bright green ooze.
A partially demolished building fell onto a Salvation Army thrift store, trapping more than a dozen people inside.
The world's largest game of pong, played on Philadelphia Cira Center's massive glass facade.
The mural celebrating printmaker Dox Thrash is now a big, ugly square of paint.
The Atlantic Ocean's largest recorded tropical storm is bearing down on the Northeast.
Four musicians, four pieces of city art, four ultra-weird musical compositions.
A Philadelphia local transformed a lot into a park on his own dime. But the city says the conversion was illegal, and is threatening to sue.
Philadelphia officials want to combat such painful examples of "distracted walking."
Pensions and benefits are making up a much bigger portion of the city budget over time.
From "Who wrote this shit?" to "Aloha, motherfuckers."
Profiles of cities, their people and their dramas.
Etsy acquired the city of Portland; Boulder's electric company cut off service for residents who voted against it; Philadelphia unveiled a pedestrian lane for distracted texters.
Plus, Los Tigres del Norte Rancho are banned in Mexico for singing about drugs; it's forbidden to sleep in your car in Santa Margarita; get those cars off of your front yards, Muskegon!
A new report focuses on the dire situation in 15 big cities, and highlights the changing role of the public library.
Truly, this is a city that loves to watch winged animals duel to their bloody deaths.
The murals can't be that ugly. Or can they?