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  • 10 worst U.S. cities to work in

    Americans spend much of their day at work, and more than half of Americans rated their overall work environment poorly last year.

    To determine the best and worst work environments for the recent … More »10 worst U.S. cities to work in

  • Zoosk Unveils Most and Least Open-Minded Cities, Identifying the Best and Worst Cities for Singles to Find Unbiased Love

    Zoosk, a leading technology-driven online dating company, released a new study revealing the most and least open-minded cities for dating in America. Las Vegas, Nevada, topped the

    Zoosk, a leading technology-driven online dating company, released a new study revealing the most and least open-minded cities for dating in America. Las Vegas, Nevada, topped the

  • America's best cities for hipsters

    San Francisco took top hipster honors in the latest Travel + Leisure reader poll. “One night, I walked by someone singing at the top of their lungs while dressed as a taco and on roller skates,” says Simon …

    San Francisco took top hipster honors in the latest Travel + Leisure reader poll. “One night, I walked by someone singing at the top of their lungs while dressed as a taco and on roller skates,” says Simon Tam, leader of the band The Slants.

  • Toronto ranked as world’s most resilient city

    Torontonians must be honoured that their city was recently named the most resilient in the world, but then again, they already knew that. After all, Canada’s largest city just struggled through one of …

    Condo development has transformed the Toronto skyline.

    Torontonians must be honoured that their city was recently named the most resilient in the world, but then again, they already knew that. After all, Canada’s largest city just struggled through one of the worst winters in its history and … Continue reading →

  • Two Middle-Class Incomes Can’t Afford a Median-Priced Home in Most of the Largest U.S. Cities, Redfin Finds

    A family earning two middle-class incomes cannot afford a median-priced home in most of the largest U.S. cities, according to an analysis by Redfin , the technology-powered real estate brokerage.

    A family earning two middle-class incomes cannot afford a median-priced home in most of the largest U.S. cities, according to an analysis by Redfin , the technology-powered real estate brokerage.

  • Cities with the Most Content (and Miserable) Workers

    Americans spend much of their day at work, and more than half of Americans rated their overall work environment poorly last year. Although the number of workers who gave their workplace a positive overall …

    Americans spend much of their day at work, and more than half of Americans rated their overall work environment poorly last year. Although the number of workers who gave their workplace a positive overall ...

  • 'How I Met Your Mother' Finale Most-Watched Scripted Show for Canada's City

    The Canadian network drew 1.55 million viewers nationally, surpassing the previous high held by "2 Broke Girls."

    The Canadian network drew 1.55 million viewers nationally, surpassing the previous high held by "2 Broke Girls."

  • Buying your first home? Here are the best cities

    As homebuying season gets underway, some places are better than others for first-timers: areas with lower prices, of course, but also areas with solid employment opportunities and a good supply of homes …

    As homebuying season gets underway, some places are better than others for first-timers: areas with lower prices, of course, but also areas with solid employment opportunities and a good supply of homes that don't sell lightning-fast.

  • The best cities for first-time home buyers

    Realtor.com ranked the top 10 markets for first-time home buyers, using five factors to judge the best, including inventory and time on market.

    The best cities for first-time home buyers

    Realtor.com ranked the top 10 markets for first-time home buyers, using five factors to judge the best, including inventory and time on market.

  • Mini World Cup fields city's best soccer talent

    Some of Edmonton's top soccer players will exchange their club team jerseys to represent their country of origin in the Mini World Cup which starts today.

    Players in Edmonton's Mini World Cup start their competition on Wednesday night.

    Some of Edmonton's top soccer players will exchange their club team jerseys to represent their country of origin in the Mini World Cup which starts today.

  • America’s Most Content (and Miserable) Cities

    Provo, Utah, is the metro area with the most content residents in America, according to the recent Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index. The area with the most miserable residents is Huntington, West Virginia. …

    Provo, Utah, is the metro area with the most content residents in America, according to the recent Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index. The area with the most miserable residents is Huntington, West Virginia. ...

  • The Five Cities Most Confident About U.S. Economy

    American’s views of the U.S. economy cannot be measured as uniform. Income and job prospects vary from region to region and from income group to income group. Younger people continue to have more trouble …

    American’s views of the U.S. economy cannot be measured as uniform. Income and job prospects vary from region to region and from income group to income group. Younger people continue to have more trouble ...

  • This iOS app may solve one of the most annoying problems with city life

    If you live in a city and you own a car, chances are you’ve gotten an annoying parking ticket because you forgot to move your car off your street on the day your city rolls through it with a street sweeper. …

    This iOS app may solve one of the most annoying problems with city life

    If you live in a city and you own a car, chances are you’ve gotten an annoying parking ticket because you forgot to move your car off your street on the day your city rolls through it with a street sweeper. The good news, however, is that driving statistics app MetroMile is working on a new system that will send an alert …

  • The 10 Best Cities for Buying or Selling a Home

    According to real-estate firm Zillow, sellers on the West Coast have the upper hand, while out East, the equation is reversed.

    The 10 Best Cities for Buying or Selling a Home

    According to real-estate firm Zillow, sellers on the West Coast have the upper hand, while out East, the equation is reversed.

  • Is This the Most Bee-Friendly City in America?

    With the passage of a new resolution banning products that contain neonicotinoids on any city property, Eugene, Ore., may very well be the most bee-friendly city in America. The ban, which applies to …

    With the passage of a new resolution banning products that contain neonicotinoids on any city property, Eugene, Ore., may very well be the most bee-friendly city in America. The ban, which applies to parks and school grounds, may be more symbolic than effective, but local urban beekeepers like Blessed Bee’s Philip Smith …