It's time to come up with a new way of thinking and talking about places like Milwaukee, Pittsburgh, and Cleveland.
Scientists monitoring Lake Erie have found tons of harmful plastic debris known as microplastics or "nurdles."
Heavy agriculture and global warming are aligning to produce nasty algae blooms in the Great Lakes, scientists says.
Populations in markets hit hard by the 2008 crisis – like Phoenix, Orlando, and Las Vegas – grew faster than others.
From Snowpocalypse to Snowquester.
And other lessons learned from a vast new data tool from the Urban Institute.
The percentage of accidents involving alcohol varies widely by city.
Climate change-related heat waves and intense storms are projected to hit Eastern U.S. cities especially hard.
Freakonomics revives a tried, and tired, debate.
America's major cities lean Democratic, but these swing state metropolises could end up playing a deciding role.
Anonymous advertising is against Clear Channel Policy, but this contract was signed by mistake.
National coverage of ruin and revival gloss over deeper truths about these cities.
A new art museum debuts in Cleveland's University Circle, a part of town that has avoided much of the city's economic struggles.
A Cleveland start-up helps apartment complexes up their social media game.
Our weekly look back at the stories you may have missed.
Where property abandonment is growing and declining.
"It was almost like it was [originally] designed to be a restaurant."
The worst culprits aren't necessarily the ones you'd expect.
Five blocks of a downtown Cleveland boulevard were temporarily transformed this spring.
Worker-owned cooperatives are leveraging the city's the biggest institutions to create jobs in the impoverished neighborhoods right next door.