Cities

Hammered by a downturn in the gaming industry and torn to shreds by Hurricane Sandy, Atlantic City has the highest unemployment rate of any city in the country.
They are mostly old American manufacturing hubs that have lost their manufacturing employers. In a period of modest population growth, these cities shrank handily.
Not surprisingly, five of the 10 fastest-growing U.S. cities are in Texas, which has been the fastest-growing state for years.
New research shows just how deep the homelessness problem is across major cities in the largest state. However, the city with the highest rate of homelessness is not in California.
As Tropical Storm Barry moves toward New Orleans and still may become a hurricane, it will strike a city much smaller than it was just 60 years ago.
Could hackers take control of much of your town's government and essentially hold it for ransom as the only means to get its systems back online? It's a question that is being asked more and more...
A recent report shows that in some American cities, the lifespan can be nearly 30 years longer in one neighborhood than in another.
Picking spots to visit in a foreign country is a matter of local attractions, climate, cost of travel, and often restaurants and hotels. The U.S. keeps a list of countries it is not safe for...
The fastest growing city in America last year was a modest-sized one in Arizona, according to new Census data.
New Census data released Thursday shows that New York is still America's largest city, but among the biggest cities in the United States, five are in Texas.
The U.S. Census Bureau has just released its data on the growth in the population of America’s cities and counties. Only one city has grown over 30% over the period measured. It is a city known...
A number of the fastest-growing U.S. cities and counties are located in Texas, according to a new Census report. One city stands out as it was the only one to add over 100,000 during the period.
The cheapest city in the world to live in is the most inflation plagued, and one overrun with political strife and violence, according to a new survey.
One of the world's most expensive cities to live in is on an island in southeast Asia. Two others that tie with it in cost are in France and China.
Protests and political maneuvering caused Amazon management to abandon one of its new headquarters locations. Now, there is a threat it will quit the other as well.