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David Ledbetter, 17, is too young to vote himself.

A teen registered people to vote while they waited in line to try the new Popeyes chicken sandwich

David Ledbetter, 17, is too young to vote himself. But on Saturday he volunteered with Stephanie Sneed, a local school board candidate.
U.S. President Trump departs for Alabama from the White House in Washington

Trump claims there’s a ‘Jexodus’ of Jewish voters leaving the Democratic Party, but the statistics tell a different story

In the 2018 midterm elections, 79% of self-described Jewish voters voted for the Democratic candidate in their congressional district.
Paul LePage at a press conference in 2017.

Former Maine governor Paul LePage says a proposed law would dilute ‘white people’ votes

Former Maine Gov. Paul LePage said a proposed state bill would dilute the votes of "white people" and make it "the minorities that would elect."
Eartha White (center, first row) with delegates of City Federation of Colored Women's Clubs of Jacksonville, Florida, at a meeting in 1915. The group worked to advance rights such as suffrage for black women in America.

When women got the right to vote in 25 places around the world

In many countries, universal suffrage is a relatively recent privilege. Here's when women won the right to vote in 25 places around the world.
A voter casts her ballot on Election Day at 514 Studios on November 6, 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Voters in Minnesota will be deciding the representatives who control the Senate, House, and governors' seats.

The diverging midterm results show there’s a growing political chasm in America. And both parties look like they’re digging in.

Democrats solidified their dominance of America's cities and suburbs in Tuesday's midterm elections, which is bad news for the GOP.
Lisa Schavrien and Erin Ainslie Smith wanted to be sure their hospitalized patients had the opportunity to vote.

Hospital patients thought they would miss out on Election Day — until these 2 nurses came to the rescue

Two nurses at New York City's Lenox Hill Hospital organized a group of volunteers to submit the ballots of sick patients this past Tuesday.

The top trending Google search on Election Day was ‘dónde votar’ as historic Latino voter turnout is expected for midterms

Google Trends said Tuesday morning that the top trending search in the US was "dónde votar," Spanish for "where to vote."
Virginia residents line up to vote in the pouring rain at Robious Middle School November 6, 2018 in Midlothian, Virginia. The U.S. holds its midterm elections today, the first time the nation has voted since a divisive 2016 presidential election.

Long lines, broken machines, and gun scares — here are the reported problems voters are experiencing during the midterms

Excitement for this year's midterms is unusually high, but that doesn't mean that voting is easy.

Demi Lovato returns to Instagram with a photo of her voting

Demi Lovato returned to Instagram for the first time since her apparent drug overdose in July and subsequent 3-month stay in a rehab program with a photo of her voting.