The phrase "batteries not included" can put a major damper on holiday gift-giving, forcing eager kids and techies alike to wait before testing out their newest toys and gadgets. In fact, it's likely this has happened to you, as ninety percent of Americans said they have forgotten the batteries...Read more
After a bruising presidential election featuring the two least liked major-party candidates in recent history, more than 8-in-10 Americans say the country is more deeply divided on major issues this year than in the past several years, according to a new CNN/ORC poll. And more than half say they...Read more
Six in 10 Americans (59 percent) worry that the outcome of the 2016 presidential election will lead to market volatility in the near term, according to a recent study from Edward Jones. The study, which was conducted by ORC International between Oct. 13-16, took into account the opinions of...Read more
Americans say that this Thanksgiving they are most thankful for their family, but they really hope that Aunt Ann won't ask about politics as she passes the mashed potatoes.
A new CNN/ORC poll finds that 53% of Americans say they dread the thought of talking politics over Thanksgiving dinner on...Read more
Barack Obama has gotten his last post-election bump as president, but perceptions of his party have moved in the opposite direction since Election Day, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.
Obama's approval rating in the poll stands at 57%, his highest since September 2009. That figure is on par with...Read more