San Francisco is once again the best city in America to flip burgers.
Measures that don't account for location fail to capture purchasing power differences.
Charter cities, sexy villages, company towns, and more.
Stores don't need nearly as much retail space as they used to, and this is seriously hurting the country's real estate market.
Brooklyn's Barclays Center is proving itself a leader in fostering a strong hometown identity.
The shipping company will make 28 million drop-offs today -- 324 a second.
As inner cores become wealthier, crime will get pushed out of many cities.
Traditionally stingy with new growth, the city appears to be on the cusp of a major construction cycle.
Gift purchases are dow n, Christmas lights are dim, and families are suffering.
A bitter feud between two men has sent the price of trees in New York City sky-high.
France's Nantes has a powerful plan to cut carbon, eliminate cars, and redevelop the city's heart.
Americans moved less than ever between 2005 and 2010 — but no one seems to know why.
Homicide rates have fallen significantly in some places. Does economic development deserve the credit?
The worst drought in half a century has brought water levels close to historic lows.
A New England town with a touch of the Gold Coast.
New York sets its sights on extending the benefits of the city's burgeoning start-up ecosystem.
Propaganda theme parks, faux-Manhattan skylines, and more.
A follow-up on our analysis of The New York Times series on state and local incentives to business.