Reversing the conventional wisdom on the cost of living in major cities like New York.
No overall source of city revenue has steadily increased as much in recent years.
A new movement seeks to extend the “co-working” model into small-scale manufacturing to benefit low-income workers.
As museums balance pleasing donors and serving the public, where do employees fit in?
The intervention has been effective in Chicago schools and detention centers.
Washington's experiments in community art haven’t always been great. But a new project with the city’s public-works trucks reflects the real D.C.
And they’re turning to payday loans and other lenders of last resort when crises occur.
In Detroit and Baltimore, residents behind on water payments prepare to go without. Why aren’t utilities going after delinquent big companies first?
A new study finds that cities with successful “creative economies” must have robust non-creative industries, too.
Researchers say going under the needle can sometimes mean rashes that last for months.
Who knew feeding deer plastic waste would hurt them?
A scholarly debate over the risk of war.
Targeting select low-income communities for an infusion of resources isn’t the answer to the problem of urban poverty. But what is?
Everybody’s favorite feel-good story is getting a theatrical release.
Unless the U.S. can put policies in place to support family caretakers.
A list-based guide to looking beyond the listicle.
A new report reveals who is hit hardest by erratic hours and unstable incomes.
Mental health resources, affordable child care, and better police relations would go a long way toward improving the lives of disadvantaged youths.