Five projects are trying to transform public spaces and bring city residents together.
Local leaders are using a "do-test-learn" approach that other cities can emulate.
A new study links growth in African American entrepreneurship to a decline in black youth violence between 1990 and 2000.
It's not the tourists; it's the locals. There are just too many now—and no plan for handling them all.
An annotated, chart-filled review of 12 studies from around the world.
While punitive laws aimed at "protecting" sex workers gain steam, workers themselves frame their experiences more positively.
The leader of the nefarious "terrorist organization" now holds a U.S. capital city in his leather-begloved hands. Here's what you need to know.
An intriguing new report looks at long-term economic trends in metros across Britain.
Larry, a 20-year crew member of L.A.'s graffiti removal team, will never be out of a job.
Right now, L.A. is the most important football city on the map. But that's been true for a long time.
In Pennsylvania, losing an eye on the job warrants as much as $261,525. In Alabama, it can only get you $27,280.
The late filmmaker followed Amtrak long-distance passengers dealing with both salvation and loss.
Pitchfork pinpoints all the Toronto locales that have appeared in the rapper's lyrics.
Though the economy is improving, a third of those still looking for work have been jobless for more than six months.
Milan is about to get 20 million visitors over six months. It will be the biggest test yet of "collaborative consumption."
Millennial children have better respiratory health than did those in the smoggy '90s.