How Indianapolis was transformed from a "racetrack in the middle of a cornfield" to a booming tourist attraction.
We need new ways to explain growing urban inequality.
No one quite agrees on what counts as America's "Midwest," but its pattern of urbanization is one of a kind.
The photographer, while visiting the site again in 2010 said, "none of this is familiar."
The strange alliance of clerics and businessmen in Saudi Arabia.
Larkinville, Buffalo's most successful urban development initiative in decades, merges city hip with suburban convenience.
Artists redecorated a dead space between two vibrant sections of Richmond. But connectivity issues still keep visitors away.
A small group of activists are using the internet to get residents to buy and restore homes from the city's golden age.
Birmingham finds success with an innovative program to rejuvenate a neighborhood.
Sacramento will transform its decrepit lot into a new train and bus station, thousands of new homes, stores, and parks.
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.
Camden Yards may have been a groundbreaking project, but plenty of locals still long for a less stylish sports past.
Regions where urbanization is likely to increase by 2030, and where it will have the most impact.
BBC is decentralizing to Northern England as part of a sweeping urban redevelopment project. Can it bring some of London's prosperity with it?
In 2000, the RNC unwittingly became a preservationist force in Philadelphia.
The retail giant gets into the boutique hotel business.
A new measurement - based on satellite images - highlights cities' key role in economic development.
A blogger gets creative in his opposition to proposed casino parking.
The city won a grant to replace its highway with a walkable downtown, but one group raises several concerns about the new plan.