August 10, 2005, 9am PDT
A new study shows that a great many working class Americans are unable to purchase their own homes.
August 8, 2005, 8am PDT
Four pilot projects will develop bicycle and pedestrian trails to encourage commuters to give up driving to work.
July 26, 2005, 9am PDT
Housing prices were a major factor in determining this year's list, ranging from Seattle to Los Angeles.
July 23, 2005, 1pm PDT
Some say bikes are a practical solution in a city that has seen repeated transit disruptions since the July 7th bombings.
July 15, 2005, 12pm PDT
A recent study finds that walking on cobblestone streets offers health benefits.
June 25, 2005, 9am PDT
In a narrow decision, the Supreme Court has ruled that cities may seize homes for any development purpose.
April 21, 2005, 10am PDT
As people buy larger cars and trucks, cities try to balance the rights of property owners who want to build huge garages with their neighbors' concerns.
February 19, 2005, 9am PST
Archaeologists have begun excavations of what is believed to be an ancient city that was uncovered by the Dec. 26 tsunami.
February 16, 2005, 12pm PST
A study suggests that pollution from cars may mutate genes and increase the risk of cancer in babies.
January 13, 2005, 10am PST
By running cars, buses, trucks, and ships on hydrogen, a country aims to be entirely oil-free by 2050.
December 17, 2004, 2pm PST
Each 300,000-dollar apartment occupying an entire floor in this unusual 11-storey apartment bulding can turn independently offering 360-degree views.
December 14, 2004, 6am PST
Rapid population growth with result in unprecendented residential and commercial development in the next twenty-five years.
November 19, 2004, 2pm PST
The cartoon strip FoxTrot runs a special series on the appeal of massive SUVs.
November 19, 2004, 12pm PST
A quarter of all Californians are considering moving to bring down housing costs.
October 21, 2004, 8am PDT
K-Mart, Home Depot, and Target are now targeting New York City with their eye on expanding to other cities.
October 5, 2004, 10am PDT
Due to declining fertility rates, estimates are 7 million residents lower than projected a few years back.
October 4, 2004, 12pm PDT
In a quest for water efficiency, Santa Fe instituted a 'toilet tax' to retrofit older plumbing. Opponents want the tax flushed.
September 22, 2004, 12pm PDT
Paris is one of 1,100, most of them in Europe, to observe a "car-free" day.
September 13, 2004, 10am PDT
What Seattle lacks and how it compares with other cities.
September 3, 2004, 12pm PDT
Amsterdam debates whether to reopen canals that were paved more than 100 years ago.