Discover how politics can impact the environment, from U.N. climate talks to state legislation to local plastic bag bans.
Delivering diapers to babies and offering his apartment to neighbors without power are just a few of the ways Newark Mayor Cory Booker has jumped into emergency action.
Video: Four-year-old Abigael Evans was driven to tears by the seemingly never-ending presidential campaign coverage, and NPR apologized for making her cry.
The surprise endorsement follows the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy on New York City and the region.
Those in favor of Internet voting or emailed ballot submissions point to its speed and convenience.
Campaigns, on average, spend $22 for a single vote, and more and more of that money is being spent for online ads.
Watch this unbelievable political ad that sprung out of the South Dakota Republican machine. I promise it's not from the Onion.
U.S. voters will pick more than just politicians on Nov. 6. Dozens of state ballot initiatives are also in play, including some that address environmental issues.
Obama could sink or swim on his handling of the federal response to a crisis that has claimed U.S. lives and caused millions in damage.
Colorado's Amendment 64 would legalize the use of marijuana and end that state's costly war on pot. Help support the effort here.
Meet 2 women from different walks of life: One's a serial killer and the other is a presidential candidate. Interested? We've got this and more in our weekly roundup of offbeat environmental stories.
Several non-human political pundits have weighed in and their predictions are unanimous: Mitt Romney will be the next president.
It's 'possible to likely' that, depending on Supreme Court workings, a Romney administration could result in the end of Roe v. Wade.
Although the White House has played host to spooky spirits since the 19th century, it wasn't until recently that Halloween has been fully embraced.
Trump falls flat in his 'huge' announcement, which is nothing more than an attempt to bribe President Obama.
Larry King moderates an under-the-radar contest among independent candidates Rocky Anderson, Virgil Goode, Gary Johnson and Jill Stein.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.