Trees are disappearing — and fast — from American cities
May 10, 2018, 9:43 a.m. by Matt Hickman
From Oregon to Oklahoma, a study finds urban tree cover to be on the decline.
California becomes first state to require solar panels on new homes
May 10, 2018, 8:12 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
But energy savings are expected to make up for the increased cost of the homes.
The world's largest Victorian greenhouse reopens its doors
May 5, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The 19th century meets the 21st century in this restored architectural marvel.
Camera-toting stray dogs join the fight against crime in Thailand
May 3, 2018, 4:10 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Is this the warm, furry face of mass surveillance?
Showers in subway stations? LA Metro seeks to boost hygiene for city's homeless
May 3, 2018, 10:57 a.m. by Matt Hickman
It may sound strange, but the scheme could benefit the homeless and boost sagging ridership numbers.
Push toward transit-oriented housing proves divisive in California
April 20, 2018, 12:58 p.m. by Matt Hickman
As agreeable as it sounds on paper, the reality Senate Bill 827 was more complicated.
When you walk home at 5 a.m., sometimes you meet some strange characters
17 surreal images of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano eruption
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
One woman met a stray dog — and changed everything for a forgotten breed
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Elderly Canadian couple's last act raises questions about how we die