After a Summer of Racial Reckoning, Race Is on the Ballot

The coronavirus and battered economy are focal points in national campaigns. But in many local elections,…

Student Voting Surges Despite Efforts to Suppress It

The coronavirus pandemic and new requirements in Republican-led states created voting obstacles for college students this…

Stocks Drop as Pandemic Restrictions Loom: Live Updates

Stocks on Wall Street fell nearly 2 percent in early trading on Wednesday and European shares…

In 2020, the Suburbs Are Stressed

A photographer visited neighborhoods in Midwest battlegrounds to see how politics have intruded on tranquillity.

The Resistance Arrives at Its Biggest Chance to Resist

For a group of women in western Pennsylvania, 2016 was a shock and a reason to…

Hospitals Are Reeling Under a 46 Percent Spike in Covid-19 Patients

The number of people hospitalized with the coronavirus has climbed significantly from a month ago, straining…

U.S. Reports a Record 500,000-Plus Coronavirus Cases Over the Past Week

Three Western states joined California’s vaccine-review plan. Pfizer all but ruled out vaccine results before Election…

Covid-19 Live Updates: U.S. Reports a Record 500,000-plus Cases Over the Past Week

Three Western states joined California’s vaccine-review plan. Pfizer all but ruled out vaccine results before Election…

Trump Campaign Website Is Defaced by Hackers

The defacement lasted less than 30 minutes, and the hackers appeared to be looking to generate…

Biden, Invoking F.D.R., Tries to Siphon Off Trump Voters in Georgia

In the rural hills of Georgia, a state he is seeking to win, Joseph R. Biden…