The dismal results of the broadest-ever analysis of European waterways.
Cities like Washington and San Francisco are gaining the highly skilled but losing their less-educated workforce.
OpportunitySpace is a website where city governments can link up with private investors looking for development data.
Twin Cities RISE! is a long-term, expensive program. It also saves the government money.
Fares and profits are rising, even as seat and flight supply are falling.
Nearly three-quarters of all World Cup players play in European professional leagues.
The loss of trees could eventually spell trouble for the human food chain, say researchers.
This is what the longest jobs recovery in American history looks like.
It's just harder to catch up later on.
Your graphic-design degree could lead to a job in a funeral parlor.
A brewpub and a coffee shop in Minnesota's Twin Cities have used this one-time payment method to save their businesses. And there's no reason to think the model can't spread.
The rest of the planet isn't doing so well staying skinny, either.
Chinese policymakers are getting so serious about air pollution that their efforts are hurting GDP performance.
Living in poverty is associated with higher-mortality cancers, say scientists.
Some patients are being "prescribed" bicycles and groceries as doctors attempt to treat the lifestyle consequences of poverty.
Over the last decade, attendance at New York City libraries' free programs jumped 88 percent to 2.5 million.
Disease-causing bacteria like MRSA and E. coli are remarkably good at surviving the in-flight environment.
The U.S. Postal Service compiles information on every address in the country almost every day. Here's what they do with the numbers.
Is your city one of the dog bite–iest—at least when it comes to postal workers—in the nation?