In the book The Carnival Campaign, author Ronald Shafer argues that the unsavory hallmarks of presidential campaigns actually began during the presidential contest of 1840.
There's been much discussion about the integrity of the election. Donald Trump has talked a "rigged" election and Democrats say some states are trying to keep people from voting.
U.S. electoral demographics have drastically changed in the past few decades. Brookings Institution demographer William Frey provides analysis, along with NPR's Asma Khalid and Domenico Montanaro.
No matter who wins on Tuesday, the next president will be facing some big issues, and he or she may or may not have cooperation from Congress.
In the last hours of campaigning, analysis of what to make of these final days of this long election season and what voters should be thinking about going forward.
Donald Trump's campaign sees polls tightening as is doing the most it can to encourage Trump's supporters.
The website I Waited 96 Years documents women born before the 19th Amendment was ratified, which gave women the right to vote. Now they're proud to be voting for a woman major-party nominee.
Federal prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for Dylann Roof, 22, who killed nine people during a bible study at Emanuel AME church in Charleston, S.C. in July 2015.
NPR's Rachel Martin talks to business owner Daniele Kucera, whose restaurant Etcetera Etcetera is located right between Clinton and Trump's election night party venues in midtown New York.
Alt.Latino goes mining for new sounds in the less prominent categories of this year's Latin Grammys.