A detailed map of U.S. wildfires since 1980 reveals the growing role of human causes.
Many Obama-era policies are keeping numbers low in smaller cities. But the new data comes in the wake of a GOP budget that does little to bolster affordable housing.
The most serious effects of the House and Senate proposals would unfold over years for urban citizens.
San Francisco's new monument to "comfort women" has Osaka, Japan, threatening to end a decades-long relationship.
Jersey’s supply of compact, mixed-use neighborhoods is limited, and Millennials are noticing.
In Maurice, Louisiana, it’s time to make turkey-stuffed-with-duck-stuffed-with-chicken.
More women are on track to be elected mayor in the top 100 cities than ever before—in some major cities, for the first time. But not before overcoming some major hurdles.
Voters in U.S. cities will weigh in on drugs, partying, renting, and rooftop gardening. Their decisions could have national implications.
Urban areas are battling state and federal authorities over reproductive rights, and some are doing better than others.
Since 1982, mass shootings have spared few regions of America.
“It calls into question how far ICE can go, or how far private entities can go with ICE.”
We sorted through the longshots and likely contenders so you don’t have to.
One Florida county is using the impending storm warnings to enforce outstanding warrants.
The smaller cities in America’s industrial heartland have a unique set of challenges, according to a new study—but they also have advantages.
Greg Stanton says his police are prepared to work overtime. But that is not without a cost to the city.
An Obama-era program to lower the teen birthrate, widely considered a success, is losing its funding, and public health officials demand to know why.
Why an artist from the U.K. is mapping the din of dissent.
A preliminary analysis of 100 U.S. metro areas suggests Airbnb bears at least some responsibility for soaring housing costs.
A Trump administration official dared local electeds to stand up against the ban. They did.