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Are you wondering how the US election actually works? CNN explains how the Electoral College picks American presidents.

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With less than 50 days until the 2020 election, President Trump's electoral freefall is showing some signs of turning around. Chris Cillizza explains what we can actually see in Trump's latest poll numbers.

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While the world continues to grapple with the Covid-19 pandemic, life in Taiwan is starting to return to normal. The island's coronavirus response has been praised and studied around the world as a model to follow. CNN's Paula Hancocks visits Taipei to see what Taiwan has done right.

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"Rage" author Bob Woodward joined CNN's Anderson Cooper to discuss more audio recordings from his interviews with President Donald Trump. Woodward asked Trump on July 21 what grade he would give himself on the handling of the pandemic, to which Trump said he would give himself an A.

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President Donald Trump repeatedly boasted to journalist Bob Woodward about the number of judges he has appointed to the federal bench during several of their interviews for Woodward's book "Rage." CNN's Anderson Cooper discusses those conversations with the renowned journalist.

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Tropical Storm Beta is forecast to impact both the Texas and Louisiana coasts, bringing gusty winds and heavy rain to the region. CNN meteorologist Melissa Nord has the latest forecast.

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Joe Biden has questioned the reopening strategy around the country and called for an emphasis on testing. President Donald Trump has pushed for businesses and schools to open and has downplayed the importance of testing.

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With so many Americans struggling through the pandemic and the unemployment crisis, C-SPAN is providing a public service by letting their voices be heard. Brian Stelter says the press must bear witness to the pain and suffering.

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Julie Cohen, co-director of the documentary 'RBG,' says Ruth Bader Ginsburg "tried to stand for and symbolize greater principles -- the rule of law, civility -- things that seem like they've gotten completely lost in the political conversation of 2020."

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Admiral Brett Giroir tells CNN's Jake Tapper that Americans should wear masks and follow social distancing guidelines, despite the President's reluctance to encourage those same guidelines at his rallies.

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CNN's Jake Tapper speaks to Vice President Pence's Chief of Staff Marc Short about President Trump's decision to ignore Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg's dying wish to be replaced after the election.

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CNN's Jake Tapper presses Vice President Pence's Chief of Staff Marc Short on efforts to strike down the Affordable Care Act with no replacement plan ready.

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Vice President Pence's Chief of Staff Marc Short speaks to CNN's Jake Tapper about President Trump's decision to name a Supreme Court justice nominee during an election year.

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Admiral Brett Giroir, the White House official overseeing testing, told CNN's Jake Tapper that biology was independent of politics when asked if public health measures were contradicted by President Trump's rallies.

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Poland is more dependent on coal than any other EU state, for around 75% of its electricity. A full 8% of that electricity comes from a single brown coal mine, Turow, in the country's southwest. Phil Black travels there to understand the pain of the energy transition -- a change necessary to…

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A fierce political battle is underway over who will replace Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat and when a vote will take place. CNN's Jeffrey Toobin explains how the Supreme Court cases are decided when only eight justices are seated.

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CNN's Chris Cuomo reacts to Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's support of President Donald Trump filling the vacancy left by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg after opposing former President Barack Obama's efforts to fill a Supreme Court vacancy in 2016.

MUNCIE, Ind. — Just two weeks after students started returning to Ball State University last month, the surrounding county had become Indiana’s coronavirus epicenter.

NAPLES, Italy — The run-down, paint-chipped Detroit house where U.S. civil rights icon Rosa Parks took refuge after her historic bus boycott is going on display in Italy in a setting that couldn’t be more incongruous: the imposing central courtyard of the Royal Palace in Naples.

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Tropical Storm Beta is forecast to impact both the Texas and Louisiana coasts over the next few days bringing gusty winds and heavy rain to the region. Meteorologist Allison Chinchar has the latest update.

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The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg just months before the 2020 presidential election sets a political dilemma for some Republicans Senators, who in 2016 said that Supreme Court vacancies should not be filled near the end of a president's term.