Biden leads by enough to withstand a polling misfire.

† Poll error in 2016 is calculated using averages of state polls conducted within three weeks…

Covid-19 Live Updates: N.Y.C. Public Schools Open Doors for 300,000 More Students

Trump administration officials pressured the C.D.C. to play down the risks of sending children back to…

Pandemic Is Far From Over, Experts Say, Despite Trump Allies’ Claims

The C.D.C. and leading experts have concluded, using different scientific methods, that as many as 90…

Elementary Schools Reopen in Person, in Milestone for N.Y.C.

About 300,000 children returned to classrooms for the first time since March as the city’s test…

Children Return to Elementary Schools, in Milestone for N.Y.C.

About 300,000 children returned to classrooms for the first time since March as the city’s test…

Biden and Trump’s First Debate: What to Watch For

Unfolding in a stable presidential race and a tumultuous election year, the debate may be less…

Immigrants Say They Were Pressured Into Unneeded Surgeries

Immigrants detained at an ICE-contracted center in Georgia said they had invasive gynecology procedures that they…

Liberals Are Furious. Their Standard-Bearer Wants to Hold Back.

As an unusually high-stakes Supreme Court battle begins during the most bitter election season in decades,…

Biden and Trump’s First Debate: What to Watch For

Unfolding in a stable presidential race and a tumultuous election year, the debate may be less…

A Beloved Teacher Died From the Virus. Now Her School Confronts Reopening.

At Public School 9 in Brooklyn, students will start each day by talking about how they…