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The stay-up-all-night guide to the US presidential election

Tue 6 Nov, AT 15:25

The Week’s hour-by-hour breakdown of what to watch for as the election results come through from the States

Rudolf Giuliani

Giuliani attacks Obama over Sandy as Romney goes for broke

First Reaction
Sun 4 Nov, AT 14:25

Former New York mayor says Obama failed in aftermath of superstorm, but is it too late?

Climate change on the agenda as Bloomberg backs Obama

First Reaction
Fri 2 Nov, AT 09:12

New York mayor Michael Bloomberg throws his weight behind the President. Will it make a difference?

Superstorm Sandy: New York declared 'major disaster'

Tue 30 Oct, AT 11:45

Wall Street closed, subways flooded, millions without power while Obama and Romney put campaigning on hold

New Yorkers' lives threatened as megastorm Sandy approaches

Mon 29 Oct, AT 10:09

Hurricane throws presidential election into disarray as hundreds of thousands evacuate New York

Did Obama camp borrow racy virginity video idea from Putin?

Fri 26 Oct, AT 13:01

Campaign video that compares voting for Obama to a girl losing her virginity prompts furious reaction

Situation room during Osama Bin Laden raid

Barack Obama’s ‘starring role’ in Bin Laden film angers right

First Reaction
Thu 25 Oct, AT 14:28

GOP outraged as film, airing two days before US election, is re-edited to include more Obama footage

Obama laughs off Trump video 'bombshell' with Kenya joke

One-Minute Read
Thu 25 Oct, AT 10:01

Businessman's 'October surprise' is anything but, as President strikes back on Jay Leno


Stop these 'whoreson zeds' from spoiling our proud history of insults

Opinion digest
Fri 19 Oct, AT 14:20

Opinion digest: legally enforced niceness and Mitt Romney's assets