New York City has been preparing for climate-borne threats to the transportation system for years.
Why it's perfectly fair that Sandy is affecting the presidential campaign
What will the fighting liberal senator's likely re-election mean for the future of Ohio Democrats?
Polling shows a solid majority of voters in Washington support the state's same-sex marriage referendum. But will that edge evaporate once voters hit the voting booth?
Explaining Nate Silver trutherism and the real reasons liberals lean on the election's star blogger.
More employers tell their employees how to vote
The former surgeon general is running a surprisingly successful non-ideological campaign for the Arizona Senate seat—and signaling a shift away from Republican domination of the state.
While President Obama focuses on disaster relief, the former president has his back in this important swing state.
Blogging about sexy Halloween costumes has become a parody of itself.
A guide to Israel's dangerous election
Five states will vote to "ban" Affordable Care Act reforms. The trouble is, they can't.
Hurricane Sandy devastated much of the East Coast—especially New York City and New Jersey—last night. Here's a collection of photos documenting much of the damage.
Unpacking the economics and the politics of our country's growing austerity lobby
Hurricane Sandy sends a brutal message to the city.
How the hurricane could affect polling places—and election outcomes.