PUTNEY, Vt. — If you spend any time walking in the woods, you see a lot of strange looking trees — trees shaped by the wind, split by lightning or reaching toward. And -- occasionally -- some twists and turns are man-made.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Democrat Adam Hinds of Pittsfield and Republican Christine Canning of Lanesborough are vying for the seat currently held by Ben Downing, who is stepping down after a decade.
The next in our series of debates on the four statewide ballot questions facing Massachusetts voters this November. Question 3 asks voters whether the state should move to "prohibit any confinement of pigs, calves, and hens that prevents them from lying down, standing up, fully extending their limbs, or turning around freely?"
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Austin Beggin was paralyzed in a freak accident last year and wonders what's next. He gets some answers from Tim Flynn, who has been paralyzed for 35 years. One tip: start looking forward.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Early voting began Monday in Massachusetts for the first time in the state's history.
Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton faced off in the final presidential debate Wednesday night at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. NPR's politics team, with help from reporters and editors who cover national security, immigration, business, foreign policy and more, fact-checked the debate.