A new study finds ethnic and racial diversity increasing across all types of communities.
Students who participate in these programs have greater responsibility and a better chance of full-time employment.
Malls and highways killed town centers. Can smart design bring them back?
Before it hosts the World Cup and the Summer Olympics, the city is taking aim at brothels long popular with tourists.
The places with a disproportionate impact on what gets made, admired, and sold.
How we can move beyond farmer's markets to a truly localized food system.
The mayor's ambitious redevelopment plan faces steep hurdles in gaining support from a politically divided city.
To understand and compare modern metropolises, city borders just don't cut it.
The U.S. financial meltdown, coupled with a major education crisis, left the city reeling.
How shifting demand could pull real estate developers (in cities and the suburbs) in a new direction over the next generation.
Scholars are floating a new method of immigration sponsorship.
Mayor Julián Castro understands the power of government during economic downturns. Will he address this at the Democratic National Convention?
Despite recession-era setbacks, the city is celebrated as a success story. Can it stay that way?
Where you live can determine how much more you'll be making next year.
For the first time in two decades, rural spending is growing faster than urban spending. How can this be?
Does the government deserve the credit?
BBC is decentralizing to Northern England as part of a sweeping urban redevelopment project. Can it bring some of London's prosperity with it?