San Jose's lock on high-tech activity is no longer what it once was.
The continent's booming new economic zones are outstripping the ability of weak central governments to retain their hold on them.
Simplifying both the message and the process has worked wonders for San Francisco.
Make the companies that build these places buy insurance policies to pay for dismantling them.
Sure, the number sounds scary. But historically speaking, it's more normal than you think.
Also, living near a freeway or suffering through long commutes ups your risk of foreclosure.
The country's reputation as a haven of drug tolerance took a knock yesterday.
Temporary employment accounted for 15 percent of the nation's job growth over the past four years, but some metro areas are worse off than others.
The first map we've ever seen showing a Hooters next to Saks.
What happens when workers follow manufacturing work to a city's fringe, only to find that service jobs have returned downtown?
The city has filed a lawsuit against MLB for stalling the A's move from Oakland. But there's surely a non-litigious deal to be made here.
New York’s Youth Justice Board has produced a compelling set of recommendations to reduce truancy rates.
North American cities are producing substantially less wealth per ton of greenhouse gas emissions than their European counterparts.
Hope you didn't order anything breakable!
The Chinese city is building out its subway system so fast, this Shang dynasty archaeological site never stood a chance.
What our devices can tell us about the geographic divisions of urban wealth.
In an internship that doesn't pay? Get up and leave the office. You have nothing to lose. Literally. Nothing.
There are many answers, but they all boil down to the structure of federal transportation funding.