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.
A new analysis of 27 mixed-use areas finds that parking in U.S. metro areas is, on average, oversupplied by 65 percent.
A data scientist ranks the city's top 20 names for cabbies.
Sleep disorders put some workers out of sync with traditional schedules and are estimated to cost employers $2,000 per employee in lost productivity every year.
The moveable traffic barrier is designed to prevent head-on wrecks.
One Twitter user's suggested Olympics motto: "Fastah, Highah, Wicked Strong."
The school Spin Rocinha teaches young Brazilians how to DJ, no charge.
The city has colleges as infrastructure and hosts a huge sporting event every year. The Big Dig may have even worked in its favor.