Cities

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.
The number of people who exhibit aggressive driving behavior varies sharply from city to city. However, one large city tops the most aggressive driving list.
It seems improbable that any large city in the world could go bankrupt. According to experts, it could occur in one of the world's largest cities, as it nearly there did in 1975.
Source: GeorgeRudy / iStockSleep — just like food, water, and air — is essential for our bodies to function properly. Yet many Americans tend to ignore the importance of sleep. Experts recommend...
Las Vegas, on Sunday the scene of one of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history, is one of the last metropolitan areas in the country to fully recover from the Great Recession.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) said Thursday it will invest $40 million over three years in Chicago’s underserved South and West sides in an effort to address the city’s poverty and...
New research suggests a potential slowdown in municipal revenue as fiscal growth in American cities contracts for the second straight year.
Houston, flooded by Hurricane Harvey, is the fourth largest city in the United States by population, and it also is a huge city, geographically.
JPMorgan says it will increase its investment meant to aid a turnaround of the troubled city of Detroit to $150 million. But is it enough?
Although high-tech jobs are among the best-paying in the United States, cities where the cost of living is high can make tech workers feel poor.
More than half of the counties in the United States had no murders committed in the most recent year for which the data are available. Just 2% of counties had about half of all murders.
A great deal has been made of the filth in cities in places like China and India. However, there are large cities in America that are very polluted.
Los Angeles, with 1.7 million Mexican immigrants, which is more than 13% of its total population, faces major changes if the Trump administration implements some of its plans.
For those who think Chicago deserves the title of the "Windiest City in America," think again. Based on new research, Chicago is not even in the top 10.
24/7 Wall St. has launched city statistics sites for 20 major cities. Among other things, the new have interactive tables that compare each metro’s income, housing, population, labor, crime and...