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National nachos day!

This is nacho average Tuesday - November 6 is, more importantly, Election Day, but it's also National Nachos Day!

What to watch for on Election Night

A long and bitter presidential election comes to a close Tuesday when Americans choose between a second term for President Barack Obama and a new direction with former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney.

Controversies dim GOP hopes to take over Senate

Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.

Fiscal cliff: Next president's first big problem to solve

No matter who wins the election on Tuesday, the next president will have to immediately stare down the country's largest, most pressing domestic problem: the fiscal cliff.

Controversial halftime show at Texas HS game stirs debate

A Texas high school is facing intense criticism after a halftime show in which a person dressed like Mitt Romney was punched in the face by someone depicting Big Bird.

New York faces 'massive housing problem' after Sandy, governor says

Kevin Cordova's family tried cooking hot food to stay warm. They wore their winter coats inside and buried themselves under blankets.

Obama, Romney make a mad dash in a final bid for votes

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney will spend the final hours of the campaign making a mad dash through battleground states on Monday in a late push to sway a closely divided electorate ahead of Tuesday's election.

U.S. gas prices see sharpest dip since 2008

An ongoing skid in crude oil markets and the impact of Superstorm Sandy helped drive U.S. gasoline prices down nearly 21 cents a gallon in late October, the latest Lundberg Survey found.

Deadbeat parents cost taxpayers $53 billion

Over $100 billion is owed in unpaid child support -- nearly half of that to taxpayers supporting children on public assistance.

Automobile Magazine names Tesla Model S 'Car of the Year'

Automobile Magazine has named the Tesla Model S its "Car of the Year," citing the car's design and impressive speed.