George Osborne recently signed an agreement with the leaders of the city of Sheffield and its surrounding councils, paving the way for an elected mayor.
A new study suggests that declining rainfall and an increasing number of hot days are affecting pregnant women.
The 2015 Global AgeWatch Index assessed 96 countries to find out what works for older people and what needs to be done.
A new study names Istanbul as the most gridlocked city in the world.
According to a new report, Johannesburg has the highest number of millionaires in Africa.
Four cities in the US have each been given $3 million for placemaking projects.
According to officials, water use in California dropped by 31.3% in July, exceeding the mandate of a 25% reduction.