• October 18, 2012  

    A third of adult viewers under 40 who watched the second presidential debate were "double screening," meaning they both watched the debate and used an additional form of digital media. Ray Suarez talks to the Daily Download’s Lauren Ashburn and Howard Kurtz about the "binders full of women" meme and politicized search terms. Continue reading

  • October 17, 2012   BY News Desk  

    On Wednesday’s NewsHour: The presidential candidates hit the road after last night’s combative and personal debate We examine the facts in dispute after that face-off And the reality and rhetoric on China Plus, one group’s efforts to help victims of … Continue reading

  • October 16, 2012   BY News Desk  

    On Tuesday’s NewsHour: The presidential candidates meet for a town hall debate — their second head to head contest Two new drugs linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak The foreign policy debate this election year And, Cuba announces it will … Continue reading

  • October 15, 2012   BY Colleen Shalby  

    Politics editor Christina Bellantoni answered your questions Monday about the town hall presidential debate during a live Twitter chat. See the archived chat below and look for more coverage on the second presidential debate Tuesday on our website where we’ll … Continue reading

  • October 15, 2012   BY News Desk  

    On Monday’s NewsHour: The money behind the ad war this election year Close congressional races, including the battle for a Senate seat in Massachusetts The Syrian war, amid reports that weapons are going to militants linked to Al-qaida And, the … Continue reading

  • October 12, 2012   BY Meena Ganesan  

    The top four search terms during the vice presidential debate. Graphic and data by Google. From real-time fact checkers to live blogs, tweets, gifs and games, the Internet brought in a trove of analysis, context and laughs Thursday night prior … Continue reading

  • October 12, 2012   BY News Desk  

    On Friday’s NewsHour: The candidates are in swing states after a spirited vice-presidential debate How women’s issues are playing in the campaign Who best predicts election winners: pollsters or gamblers? Mark Shields and David Brooks And, the Nobel Peace Prize … Continue reading

  • October 11, 2012   BY News Desk  

    On Thursday’s NewsHour: The vice-presidential contenders meet for their only debate Rising tensions between Turkey and Russia over Syria, as the Turks force a Russian plane to land How Medicare’s playing in House races And a Chinese writer wins the … Continue reading

  • October 9, 2012   BY News Desk  

    On Tuesday’s NewsHour: The latest from the court, where Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison for child abuse Alleged domestic security threats from a powerful Chinese telecom And, Chicago makes changes — from streets to … Continue reading

  • October 8, 2012   BY News Desk  

    On Monday’s NewsHour: The differences between the presidential candidates on foreign policy A deadly meningitis outbreak, now in nine states The Nobel Prize for discovering how to reprogram adult cells to behave like embryonic stem cells And Salman Rushdie’s memoir … Continue reading