Municipalities in India don’t release a budget. And that's a problem, because they can't get the investments they desperately need.
The portrait of the city as a burnt-out hellscape has little basis in reality.
Our weekly look back at the stories you may have missed.
The cost of water has risen much more in some places than in others.
Q&A with Planet of Cities author Shlomo Angel.
Pension pay-outs are a ticking time bomb.
3.5 percent of U.S. counties consume more than 10 percent of the nation's oil.
Serving a dozen diners a night is getting more popular but not more profitable.
Neighborhoods within 2 miles of city hall saw huge jumps in population between 2000 and 2010, according to new numbers from the Census.
A former South Bronx teacher recalls how his own idealism kept his class from learning how to write.
Towns and cities spend lots of time and energy wooing companies. Often, they get little in return besides broken promises.
A new state program matches companies with participants.
According to a new study, the city attracts the young and college-educated at some of the highest rates in the country.
Boosters promise a city poised to become the next start-up hub. But driving around the downtown's empty streets, I'm not so sure I see a rosy future.
Easing visa restrictions has led to an 8.6 percent jump in travel to the United States from abroad.
The industry has contracted, and adapted.
And they paid nearly 40 percent of the state's cigarette tax revenue.