DeVona Lahrman is leading a crusade to get kids more safe places to play outside in the heart of the city's industrial district.
San Francisco voters turned down a tax, but its legislators have now required prominent warnings on all sugary-beverage marketing.
A lawsuit against the company that manages Pittsburgh's water -- and that has cut residents off based on erroneous bills -- shows the downside of privatization.
Adding new subway lines, trains, and bus routes makes nearby housing more attractive -- and more economical for people who need to commute to jobs.
To hold back a rising tide, Seattle has embraced an approach that other cities have outlawed.
Hey snake person, want to live in New York City? Or worse, San Francisco? Fuggedaboutit.
But there are lots of things the city can do to prepare.
Watch us chat with Tacocat, the palindromic stars of Seattle's music scene, about feminist punk, public transit, and Macklemore.
A California homeowner wonders about fake grass. Umbra rolls out a better answer.