Barack Obama was elected the nation's first black president Tuesday night in a historic triumph that overcame racial barriers as old as America itself. • Election 2008• Images from Grant Park…
Barack Obama seized command of the race for the White House Tuesday night, defeating John McCain in Ohio and Iowa and building a near insurmountable Electoral College advantage in his historic bid to…
Many Americans endured long lines to vote. Tim Robbins had to get a court order before he was allowed to cast his vote for president.
Barack Obama supporters in the senator's hometown began gathering near Grant Park for a huge election-night rally they hoped would be a historic victory celebration.
The Federal Communications Commission has opened an investigation into the pricing policies of major cable operators and Verizon Communications.
John McCain carried Kentucky, and Barack Obama countered with a victory in Vermont on Tuesday night as he bid to become the first black president. Democrats gained a Senate seat, the first of several…
A scary economy isn't the only fear voters carried to the polls Tuesday. Two-thirds fret about how to pay for health care and at least as many worry that terrorists will attack the U.S. again.
Former press agent Jeanne L. Mizzy died Oct. 20 in Broomall, Penn. from respiratory complications from lung cancer. She was 81.
New York is a deep blue state, and was almost assured to go the way of Barack Obama on Election Day. Still, as Diddy cast his ballot for the Democratic presidential candidate Tuesday, he couldn't…
Lines stretched around buildings and down city blocks as people waited hours to cast ballots in the historic presidential race between Barack Obama and John McCain. Touchscreen voting machines…