The Report

Investigations, accounts and observations from reporters around the world.


Q&A: Robert Ivy, CEO, the American Institute of Architects

Robert Ivy, CEO of the American Institute of Architects, says architects are focusing more on public health and resilience -- and interdisciplinary collaboration.


For the well-heeled, the rise of the 'sharing economy'

The American dream isn't necessarily about owning nice things anymore. Sometimes it's about accessing them, as part of the sharing economy.


How textiles and natural gas are fueling broadband innovation

Broadband is benefiting from what textile mills left behind, and what natural gas companies have discovered.