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Richard Schragger (Virginia): The Attack on American Cities. In the wake of the housing crisis, a new breed of real estate investor is destroying …

Cities

Culturally Immerse Yourself in These American Cities

You don’t have to travel outside of the country to get a big dose of culture. Visit any one of the below American cities on Travel + Leisure’s list …

Bourbon Street

Renting Across The Nation: Here's What $2,500 Gets You In These 10 American Cities

No surprises here: your rent check will get you more — or less — depending on where you call home. But just how far does $2,500 go in some of …

San Francisco

New Orleans is one of the most sinful cities in the United States, study says

Baton Rouge is not far behind, either<p>During Christmastime, Santa Clause looks at who’s been naughty and who’s been nice. This year, New Orleans has been pretty naughty.<p>In an unconventional study by WalletHub, researchers compared over 180 cities to find the most sinful in the United States for …

Baton Rouge

Going carless in Greenville made me appreciate public transportation

There has just got to be another way to do this. The thought had occurred to me before, but as a small crowd of kind strangers huddled around the …

Transit

The Progress Report on American Cities Battling Climate Change Looks...Good

The Sierra Club released a new report about the Ready for 100 campaign. None of the cities profiled have reached their 100 percent clean energy goal yet, but they've taken steps in the right direction.<p>The Sierra Club’s Ready for 100 campaign officially kicked off on January 20, 2016, exactly one …

Climate

The Challenges of Sex Workers in Smaller American Cities

Partner Content<p>How local girlfriends in smaller markets make a living.<p>Once, they were known as “callgirls.” In the internet age, they’re “escorts” or "girlfriends": a catch-all phrase that refers to any woman selling penetrative sex indoors. The variety of services within the field is vast. One …

New Mexico

How Much House $500k Gets You in These American Cities

Depending on the city, square footage will vary.<p>1. New York City<p>$499,000 for 550 square feet<p>2. Los Angeles<p>$489,000 for 871 square feet<p>3. …

Cities

Caddys of Conquest: Book by Cadillac Subscription Service Expands to Dallas and L.A.

A program that offers Caddys without commitment has expanded to the Dallas and Los Angeles areas, effective today (Monday, November 13). Book by Cadillac, a mobile-app-based subscription service that lets members swap the General Motors luxury cars for a monthly fee, launched in New York last …

Autos

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Cities

Airline with flights to America's biggest cities asking to weigh passengers

Passengers who check-in bags at the airport are used to having them weighed, but how would you feel if you were asked to step on the scale as …

Airlines

NYC public transit ranks No. 1 in N. America for sustainability: Study

New York City ranks No. 1 among 23 North American cities for overall sustainability of its urban transportation systems, according to a new …

Cities

Homosexuality part of Disney ‘legacy,’ evidently

Related posts<p>10:13 am November 1, 2017<br>• 9 comments<p>The Supreme Court will hear arguments in early December on a baker who refused to make a cake for a …

Conservative View

Apple Maps gets public transit directions for Phoenix

Apple has silently updated its Maps coverage with public transit directions for Phoenix, Ariz., filling in another major U.S. city.People with an …

Apple

New Orleans and Haiti are linked by culture, food and history

In 1809, when the Haitian Revolution ended and Haiti became indpendent, thousands of white, free black and enslaved people fled to New Orleans, …

New Orleans

Why public transit can be good for business, even in the auto-oriented Sunbelt

<i>Rail transport is expensive for cities to build and maintain, but many cities have gotten around this by building light rail systems in recent</i> …

Urban Design

Hundreds of North American cities vie for new Amazon HQ

More than 230 cities across North America have applied to be the home of Amazon’s new headquarters.<p>The e-commerce giant, which is currently based in …

Cities

More Than 200 American Cities Are Humiliating Themselves for Amazon

Two hundred thirty-eight (238) cities have offered themselves up to Amazon on a silver platter—complete with stunts that run the gamut from pure …

Liberal View

It's Official: People in These U.S. Cities are Most Deserving of a Vacation

We all know Americans work hard. Notorious for leaving waaay too much vacation time unaccounted for, it's incredible how many hours get worked, how …

WalletHub

'We'd fight a bear for you,' Calgary tells Amazon in what Nenshi deems a 'top-notch pitch' for HQ2

Calgary Economic Development launches guerrilla-style marketing campaign on Seattle streets<p>Calgary took its bid for Amazon's second headquarters …

Naheed Nenshi

Trudeau pens letter to Amazon founder pitching Canada as home for new headquarters

TORONTO – As Canadian cities compete with each other – and dozens of jurisdictions south of the border – for Amazon’s new $five-billion headquarters, …

Money (Canada)

'We are now and tomorrow': Toronto makes its pitch for Amazon's HQ2

The Seattle-based company says its next headquarters will create 50K high-paying jobs<p>With its massive talent pool, favourable business environment …

Toronto

This Louisiana city is in the top 10 for trick-or-treating in the U.S. | NOLA.com

New Orleans might be the spookiest city in Louisiana, but apparently it's not the best for trick-or-treating. Not according to the users of …

Trick-Or-Treating

MAPPED: How many hours Americans need to work to afford a home

When it comes to the cost of living in cities, a general rule of thumb is that housing prices are much higher in the country’s economic and population hubs, especially in the cities along the coasts.<p>Particularly in recent years, prices have been pushed sky-high in places like New York City or San …

Real Estate

Cities throw themselves at Amazon as deadline looms

Cities across the country are racing to win the affections of Amazon as it seeks a home for what could be the largest corporate relocation project in …

Amazon

Watch How ICE Handled Protesters Who Tried to Block Bus With Deportees in Sanctuary City, Whoa

Portland, Oregon, is one of several sanctuary cities in the United States.<p>On Wednesday, many protesters chained themselves together with duct tape in …

Immigration

Australia's economic triumph is a triumph of cities, with Melbourne in the lead

The Australian Dream is there around the tables in the cafes in newly cosmopolitan inner cities, where young professionals meet to transact business, …

Cities

American cities and suburbs are converging

That is the theme of my latest Bloomberg column, here is one excerpt:The internet has been another equalizer. You can enjoy texting and social media …

Cities

Fewer than 10 secret sites suggested in Ottawa-Gatineau bid for Amazon HQ2

Fewer than 10 sites are being suggested by the Ottawa-Gatineau bid team hoping to somehow get Amazon’s interest in Canada’s capital region for a …

Canadian News

FedEx Office Expands Same Day Delivery to 1,800 American Cities

FedEx Office (NYSE:FDX) has expanded its same-day delivery service, FedEx SameDay City, to 1,800 cities across the U.S — from Seattle to Miami and …

Small Business