The department said an officer shot and killed a 13-year-old who pulled a weapon—later determined to be a BB gun—from his waistband.
“Bold Booths” inject art into the city and try to make the job of parking attendant a little brighter.
"One of the smallest big-league cities" in the country aims to super-size its reputation by hosting big-name games.
For the March on Washington anniversary, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx has written about the role of transportation in civil rights, both good and bad.
Connecting underserved people to grocery stores may be easier than building new ones. But what's a shopper to do with groceries on a crowded bus?
The cities that lead America's transition from a goods-producing to service economy.
A new study highlights the concern women riders have for car traffic.
Ideas (some good, some not) for what to do with these hulking, empty retail spaces.
Scientists have taken a new interest in how plant and animal life respond to the city.
These smaller cities shine when it comes to attracting and keeping jobs.
America's major cities lean Democratic, but these swing state metropolises could end up playing a deciding role.
Metro areas with low rates of marriage, high unemployment, and low educational attainment have the largest share of 'boomerang' kids.
Meet the new bridge, same as the old bridge.
The inventor of the suburban indoor mall came to rue his creations. But now they are dying off anyway.
A sampling of some of the most vibrant, colorful signs.
They aren't going away, but we can at least limit their harm.
A few ideas for less competitive but still worthwhile city superlatives.
A new study finds that whether home values go up or down as same-sex households increase depends on a neighborhood's political slant
A round-up of the strangest city highlights from alternative weeklies around the country
When cities compete to lure big companies, no one wins