Think of it as Sim City Planning Developing housing in San Francisco is like trying to raise hot house orchids: Get it just right and something beautiful will blossom, but too much or too little of any one element and the whole affair...Show More Summary
David Beckham's perfect face stirred up a New York City crowd so much, a security guard working the event got crushed by his adoring fans... according to a lawsuit. The security guard filed the suit, saying she got crushed while working the Beckham…
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Salt Lake Tribune officially belongs to the wealthy and influential Huntsman family. Paul Huntsman’s purchase of the Tribune from Digital First Media closed Tuesday, the same day a group that sued over altered terms of a joint operating agreement between the Tribune and Deseret News dropped its lawsuit. The […]
Starbucks Corp. is doubling down on the iced coffee and cold brew market. The Seattle-based chain said Tuesday that it will add nitro cold brew to its lineup in its stores in Los Angeles and six other cities this summer. It had previously served the brew exclusively at its higher-end Reserve Roastery...
"X-Men: Apocalypse" pits a new class of young heroes against Apocalypse, the original mutant. Apocalypse can destroy entire cities with little more than a hand gesture and wants to destroy the planet and remake it with a new mutant world order where he rules as a god. At his side are Four Horsemen. Show More Summary
From a luxury complex unit to a townhouse with porch Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various cities across the U.S. Is one person's studio another's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $1,400/month. Show More Summary
DK Danny Drinkwater on England squad exclusion Leicester City’s Danny Drinkwater reacted to his exclusion from the England squad in a respectful and classy manner via Instagram, on Tuesday morning. The midfielder who has made the most tackles of any English player in the Premier League this season (103), had previously been called up to Roy Hodgson’s 26-man […]
Southern California home prices continued to outpace the national average as well as those in many major cities, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index released Tuesday. Prices nationally, adjusted for seasonal variation, rose 5.2% in the 12 months ended in March, with the Pacific Northwest...
New York City is investigating Donald Trump’s practice of closing down the public atrium in Trump Tower for presidential campaign events that are off limits to the public. In order to add more floors than zoning rules would otherwise allow, Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential...
A Utah apartment complex that ordered its tenants to “like” the property on Facebook is now backpedaling as the Internet lashes out against the bizarre requirement. Tenants at City Park Apartments in Salt Lake City spoke out against the policy after finding a "Facebook addendum" taped to their doors last Thursday. Show More Summary
While seemingly every major metropolis is keen to cozy up to the smart city moniker, many are leery of investing the big bucks until tangible benefits become clearer. An article by FCW raises the question of who will pay for the smart infrastructure of the future. Show More Summary
South Asia is bursting with people. More than 50 cities in India have more than a million people, and other urban centers in the subcontinent like Dhaka, Kathmandu and Colombo house populations well above ten million each. To add to it, the trend of urbanization is continuing to drive people into crowded spaces. Show More Summary
A young boy with the ability to leave his body and fly around teams up with a police detective to take down New York City’s crime boss. This is the plot of the new animated film Phantom Boy, and we’re excited to debut the U.S. trailer, courtesy of GKids. Read more...
Montreal, May 31, 20016 -- As the summer heats up, so do cities. That's true not just for hot places like Los Angeles and Phoenix, but also for cooler capitals like Ottawa and Reykjavik. Regardless of latitude, urban temperatures are typically several degrees higher than those of nearby suburban and rural areas. Show More Summary
More city kids applied to gifted programs in the public schools in 2016 compared to 2015.
There is a river that runs through Bambari, one of the largest cities in the Central African Republic. The city’s Muslim community lives on one side of the river. The Christians reside on the other. The river is called Ouaka, and itShow More Summary
In 2014, New York City set an ambitious goal: to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050. Making solar energy status quo in the city could dramatically reduce emissions from the city's buildings, which account for the majority...Show More Summary
Invites are being sent out to the inboxes of media people, such as ourselves, directly from Samsung. The invite details a media event that is to take place on June 2 at 5PM in New York City. As stated, media are invited to, “Experience...Show More Summary
Although pizza is a “great unifier” thanks to its near universal appeal, it can also get people’s blood boiling and lead to heated debates as to which city in the United States is serving it up “best.” While Brooklyn is certainly in the running, you can’t have a legitimate pizza discussion without bringing up Chicago […]
As Iraqi forces pressed an offensive Tuesday to dislodge Islamic State militants from Fallouja, conditions are worsening for tens of thousands of civilians trapped in the city, and a leading aid group raised alarm over an unfolding “human catastrophe.” Islamic State fighters launched a fierce...