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Two-Year Old Shot And Killed In Chicago; Murder Streamed On Facebook Live

Two-Year Old Shot And Killed In Chicago; Murder Streamed On Facebook Live

Lavontay White Jr. became Chicago's 76th homicide of the year when he was shot in his carseat Tuesday afternoon.
That Time Detroit Gave Saddam Hussein A Key To The City

That Time Detroit Gave Saddam Hussein A Key To The City

Why the notorious dictator gave large sums to an American city.
Back From The Brink: 1990s New York In 51 Intense Photos

Back From The Brink: 1990s New York In 51 Intense Photos

As the 1990s began, New York looked like it was about to collapse. And then it didn't.
What We Loved This Week, Oct. 2 – 8

What We Loved This Week, Oct. 2 – 8

Raw images of some truly raucous music.
Interactive Map Shows “Undiscovered” New York City

Interactive Map Shows “Undiscovered” New York City

There's not a Starbucks in sight.
5 Cities Teetering on the Brink of Disaster

5 Cities Teetering on the Brink of Disaster

Tens of millions of people are teetering on the brink of disaster.
33 Haunting Photos Of Abandoned Baltimore

33 Haunting Photos Of Abandoned Baltimore

Is this a city or a ghost town?
20 Harrowing Scenes From The 1992 LA Riots

20 Harrowing Scenes From The 1992 LA Riots

This is what happens when police brutality goes unchecked.
Then And Now: This City’s Growth From Desert To Metropolis Makes Las Vegas Look Quaint

Then And Now: This City’s Growth From Desert To Metropolis Makes Las Vegas Look Quaint

This desert has been changed utterly in the last two decades, and it's still going on.
The Five Biggest Killing Fields in America

The Five Biggest Killing Fields in America

Some of these places have more bodies buried there than your local cemetery.
Seoul Sparkles At Night

Seoul Sparkles At Night

It's not a "miracle" that Seoul looks the way it does today -- it's decades of good economic thinking.