350,000 students got the day off; the mayor clarified his taste in music.
Young Americans have moved to urban areas in record numbers. But the generation that came before them offers few lessons for where they'll want to live in the future.
Turns out human capital is vastly more important than trade when it comes to generating regional growth.
The most and least dense U.S. metros for business enterprise.
If we're all being put to work as consumers in the production of the things we buy, it must be having an effect on the landscape of our cities.
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?