Is the company destroying full-time work, entrenching us in part-time purgatory, or empowering America's most independent workers?
At the Rust Belt Market in Ferndale, the maker movement is remixing Detroit's industrial heritage.
Ambitious architects tend to cluster in the same metropolises: New York, Chicago, L.A. (not to mention Beijing and London). But when they strike out for second-tier cities, it can be a win-win.
Many people in the U.S. carpool, walk, and use public transit to get to work—but most are still hacking traffic in a car, all alone.
A casual experiment in Atlanta doesn't help dissuade "tourist trolley" fears.
The latest numbers from the Brookings Institution are a reminder that inequality has a geographic dimension.
Washington state's marijuana businesses face a maze of regulations. Hilary Bricken helps guide them through it.
What sets the expansion of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, apart is one of its secondary goals: to make the Museum District a real, walkable neighborhood.
A photographer captures these monumental dwellings in all their surreal detail.
An interactive tool forecasts U.S. metro demographics circa 2030.
Democrats and Republicans are at an impasse on infrastructure funding, but a majority of Americans support new spending on such investment.
The glowing laptop accessory is meant to increase productivity in distracting open offices.
A new report shows that low-income Americans are taxed at twice the rate as the richest one percent.
As metro areas grow and prosper, inequality doesn't have to be a given.
Rather than let a pub fall to developers, a community transplanted the whole thing.
The media project Mundo Villa chronicles life good and bad in the informal settlements of Buenos Aires.
The part of town where you live—and especially where you grew up—can profoundly affect lifetime earnings.
Debates over wage-requirements are common at the federal and state level, but more municipalities are joining the conversation in an attempt to address variations in the cost of living.
Acclaimed Dallas chef Chad Houser opens a permanent home for Café Momentum, giving on-the-job training to young offenders.