As you eagerly await the results of the election, people all over the world will be doing the same.


(More) Election Drama
Who gets to be on the ballot for mayor of Evanston? The answer is more complicated than you'd expect.
To veto or not to veto
Did the US really betray its biggest ally in the Middle East?
Mia Zanzucchi / North by Northwestern
yes we can. yes we did.
President Obama delivered an impassioned defense of his presidency while offering an optimistic vision for the future.
cold war round 2?
Russia’s been slapped in the face, once again, with sanctions imposed by the Obama administration. What exactly does that mean?
maggie harden
a different perspective
Buchanan spoke to students about the positive changes president-elect Trump can bring to America over the next four years.
and what are they doing in his swamp?
Deciding who will serve in his cabinet is one of the most important decisions that Donald Trump must make as president-elect.
so close, yet so far
A writer was on hand for Hillary Clinton's official supporter gathering on Election Night. Here's what she saw.
break it down
For the fourth time in U.S. history the popular vote in the presidential election went to the losing side. So how did Trump win?
Why trump?
NBN talked to two unlikely Trump voters on why they broke the mold.
brace yourselves
Election Day 2016 is finally here. We're gauging how students feel, and this page will be updated throughout the day with new videos.
While you're biting your nails
On Election Night, NBN Politics tries its hands at predicting the electoral outcome of several prominent swing states.
sausage party
Let’s break down who he is, his fall from grace and why the word “Weiner” is back on the front page of the country’s most serious news outlets.
Women in politics
The Northwestern College Democrats hosted Chicago city clerk and candidate for Illinois comptroller, Susana Mendoza, on Tuesday night.
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Mixed Reviews
The College Republicans' screening of Madigan: Power. Privilege. Politics critiques Illinois Speaker of the House Mike Madigan for his misuse of political power.
Mia Zanzucchi / North by Northwestern
“be useful, not useless.”
The former presidential speechwriter and founder of Citizens University spoke about about Asian American civic engagement.

On The Blogs

This is not a study abroad blog
Though Emma is all the way in South Africa, she can't escape the effects of the American election.
Talking Points
If your spring break was more about SPF coverage than news coverage, NBN’s got your back. Here’s what you missed ...
Talking Points
In an action-packed week of activity around the country and world, get up-to-date with NBN's weekly roundup.
Talking Points
It may not be Halloween, but here's some spooky news: No more bacon, says the World Health Organization. That and more in this week's recap.
Talking Points
Falling behind the times on the latest political news? Catch up on Joe Biden's 2016 presidential run and Planned Parenthood in Texas with this week's recap.
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Too busy lamenting the horrific world of Chicago sports to keep up with the news? We've got you covered.
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Find out what you missed this week around the nation.
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Scott Walker, John Boehner – more and more politicians are taking a back seat this week in politics.