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Hot And Getting Hotter: Heat Islands Cooking U.S. Cities

Climate Central | Posted 08.20.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. Cities are almost always hotter than the surrounding rural area but global warming takes that he...

What's in Your Water

Mike Del Ponte | Posted 06.30.2014 | Green
Mike Del Ponte

Did you know that the majority of U.S. cities are home to contaminated water sources?

Top 10 Cities Americans Move to and Move From

Laura McHolm | Posted 06.02.2014 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

In David Letterman fashion, my team at NorthStar Moving recently compiled the "Top Ten Cities Americans Move To" and "Top Ten Cities Americans Move From."Check out the two lists illustrated in our infographic to see if your city makes the cut, good or bad!

You've Never Seen Your Favorite Cities Like This Before

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.21.2014 | Travel

If you've traveled to major cities in the U.S. or around the world, you probably have a favorite skyline. Here are some entirely new ways of looking at these gorgeous cityscapes.

Free Things To Do In Atlanta

AP | By KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 02.25.2014 | Travel

ATLANTA (AP) — Many people who visit Atlanta for the hundreds of conventions the city hosts each year never make it out of the few blocks around the...

These Cities May Be Small, But They Have Something To Brag About

The Huffington Post | Katelyn Mullen | Posted 12.22.2013 | Travel

Most everyone knows the big named metropolis in every state, but what about the little guy who offers just as much excitement without all the hype and...

Best Shopping Cities In The U.S.

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Carry-on restrictions and baggage fees be damned: Our readers love to shop on vacation, and they know where to do it. Nearly 80,000 of you voted on yo...

Add These 20 Cities To Your Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.21.2014 | Travel

When you think of American tourism, certain locations come to mind: the bright lights of New York City, the palm trees of Southern California, the nos...

The Top 10 Cities in the U.S.

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.16.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Earlier this year we all went mad for the "Friendliest and Unfriendliest U.S. Cities" list, and now we bring you the all around best. Napa's beautiful; Savannah, GA has "got it all"; New York is "electric." Agree? Disagree?

America's Best Coffee Cities

Travel + Leisure | Posted 10.13.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Before you order an espresso at a Seattle coffee bar, you can often read where the coffee beans came from, how those beans were roasted--and even a short résumé of the barista who's making your cup. Such passion made Seattle a shoo-in to win the title of best coffee city.

America's Best Cities for Ice Cream

Travel + Leisure | Posted 07.16.2013 | Taste
Travel + Leisure

You'll find everything from goat-cheese-and-cashew-caramel in Chicago to chocolate smoked sea salt or jalapeño in San Francisco.

Crush on the City of Brotherly Love

AmongMen.com | Posted 08.21.2013 | Travel
AmongMen.com

One of the most underappreciated cities? Philadelphia. Here are five must-dos that'll make you crush real hard on the City of Brotherly Love.

Best U.S. Cities For Affordable Getaways

Travel + Leisure | Posted 07.14.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

When David Bakke visits Savannah, he loves dining at the upscale Olde Pink House. But Bakke, a writer for personal finance site MoneyCrashers, has fig...

Good News For Your Paycheck

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2013 | Money

WASHINGTON, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Personal income grew in all major U.S. metropolitan areas in 2011, the first time in four years that all of the count...

The Most 'Comfortable' Cities In America

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Money

Ah, sweatpants -- there is nothing more comfortable than coming home at the end of a long day at work and throwing on your favorite pair. And with win...

How Banks Are Hurting America's Cities

Reuters | Posted 08.08.2012 | Business

* Decrepit bank-owned homes blighting neighborhoods * Efforts to make banks pay stymied by budget woes *...

U.S. Cities Look To 'Sell To The Globe'

Reuters | Posted 03.21.2012 | Business

By Lisa Lambert WASHINGTON Jan 19 (Reuters) - Whipped by the recession and financial crisis, U.S. cities are looking far beyond their ...

Quick Guide: Breakfast In Seattle

Susan Fogwell | Posted 03.20.2012 | Travel
Susan Fogwell

The thriving restaurant scene in Seattle, Washington is eclectic, creative and inspiring. The same is true in the early-morning hours, with outstanding offerings when it comes to breakfast.

PHOTOS: A Visit To New York's 9/11 Memorial

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 03.08.2012 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

Now, a decade along, downtown New York City has not only recovered, it's been reborn. With a nod to the past and an eye toward the future, the World Trade Center site lives once more.

A Hassle-Free Guide To Visiting New York City Landmarks

Millie Kerr | Posted 02.18.2012 | Travel
Millie Kerr

I've been traveling for 30 years. Yet nothing scarred me more than my recent role as a tourist in New York City. You might think, as I naively thought, that locals would be savvy enough to avoid tourist traps, but you'd be wrong.

PHOTOS: A Visit To Seattle's Pike Place Market

Kirsten Dixon | Posted 02.14.2012 | Travel
Kirsten Dixon

Life is wonderful in the wilds of Alaska. Shopping for the holidays is severely limited, though, so my daughter and I set out for Seattle's most famous market.

The Hot Zone For Serious Foodies: Boston's South End

Necee Regis | Posted 02.14.2012 | Travel
Necee Regis

This now-chic area has become a magnet for upscale, chef-owned and independently run restaurants. Some say there's more cooking talent along these streets than in the rest of the city combined.

Friday Photo: Yellow

Kirsten Alana | Posted 02.08.2012 | Travel
Kirsten Alana

In New York City, yellow is as synonymous with taxi cabs as it is with school buses anywhere else.

PHOTOS: Exploring Exciting Chicago This Christmas

Olga Bonfiglio | Posted 02.07.2012 | Travel
Olga Bonfiglio

It may be cold in Chicago, but we've found that spending Christmas there warms our hearts

PHOTOS: National Pinball Museum Moving To Baltimore

Posted 11.22.2011 | Travel

The nation's biggest pinball museum is leaving Washington, DC for a 12,000-square-foot building in downtown Baltimore, where up to 900 machines will b...