If you're looking to give a book to a friend or family member this holiday, NPR Books editor Petra Mayer shares her picks.
Both President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney have suspended campaigning – a week ahead of election day – due to Hurricane Sandy.
Early voting in Maryland and Washington, D.C., has been canceled due to the storm, and Hurricane Sandy’s reach could extend into three other key states – New Hampshire, North Carolina and Ohio.
In Virginia, election officials eased absentee voting requirements for residents affected by the storm.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.