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2012 Elections: News, Analysis, Videos, and Breaking on the Presidential Election, Local Elections, and More

2012 Elections: News, Analysis, Videos, and Breaking on the Presidential Election, Local Elections, and More

Complete coverage of the 2012 election

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

South Florida Voters Stood in Line Hours After Polls Closed

South Florida Voters Stood in Line Hours After Polls Closed

As NBC News projected President Obama to win, South Floridians still were waiting in line to vote.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2012

Obama: "The Best Is Yet to Come"

Obama: "The Best Is Yet to Come"

President Barack Obama won a second term on Tuesday, emerging from a long, punishing campaign with a new mandate to lead a divided and anxious nation. "Tonight in this election, you, the American people...

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012

Campaign's Top Moments

Campaign's Top Moments

After many months, countless attack ads and nearly $2 billion raised and spent, the presidential campaign is finally coming to a close. Here's a look at the top moments.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

Voters Endured Delays Amid Election Day Glitches in SoFla

Voters Endured Delays Amid Election Day Glitches in SoFla

Broken or malfunctioning scanners adding to wait times at polling sites.

Friday, Jan 4, 2013

St. Lucie Elections Procedures Probed in Report

St. Lucie Elections Procedures Probed in Report

Murphy was ultimately declared the winner of the race, unseating West, a first-term hero of the tea party movement.

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012

Election Woes Lead Miami-Dade Panel to Seek Remedies

Election Woes Lead Miami-Dade Panel to Seek Remedies

The election advisory group in Miami-Dade aims to determine what went wrong during the election and what steps can be taken locally to fix them.

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012

Canvassing Board Certifies Florida Voting Results

Canvassing Board Certifies Florida Voting Results

Secretary of State Ken Detzner says only unofficial returns from St. Lucie County were recorded since its official results were not received by Monday's deadline

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012

West Concedes House Race to Murphy

West Concedes House Race to Murphy

Two weeks after Election Day and following a contentious recount, Republican Allen West has conceded to Democrat Patrick Murphy in a closely watched Florida congressional race, NBC South Florida reported.

Sunday, Nov 18, 2012

Patrick Murphy Presumed Winner in Race Against Allen West

Patrick Murphy Presumed Winner in Race Against Allen West

Under state law, unless they have received an emergency exemption from the state, unofficial results filed last week will be certified.

Saturday, Nov 17, 2012

Judge Declines to Halt Recount in West-Murphy Race

Judge Declines to Halt Recount in West-Murphy Race

St. Lucie Circuit Judge Larry Schack denied an emergency motion Saturday by Democrat Patrick Murphy's campaign to halt the count, which they say is illegal.

Top Stories
Warren Sapp Bitten By Shark While Lobster Fishing in Keys

Warren Sapp Bitten By Shark While Lobster Fishing in Keys

Pro Football Hall of Famer and former Miami Hurricanes star Warren Sapp posted a photo showing his battle with a shark while fishing for lobsters in the Florida Keys.

Florida Man Accused for Threatening Cops in New York City

Florida Man Accused for Threatening Cops in New York City

An 18-year-old Florida man was arrested after a witness told police he was making threats to shoot cops.

Man Struck and Killed By Car Near Downtown Miami

Man Struck and Killed By Car Near Downtown Miami

A 84-year-old man was struck and killed at a busy intersection near Downtown Miami early Thursday morning.

Man Accused of Beating, Kidnapping Pregnant Girlfriend

Man Accused of Beating, Kidnapping Pregnant Girlfriend

A South Florida man is facing charges after police say he beat and kidnapped his pregnant girlfriend then forced her to have sex with him.

Obama Evokes Reagan as Democrats Woo GOP Voters

Obama Evokes Reagan as Democrats Woo GOP Voters

On one of the biggest nights of the Democratic National Convention, President Barack Obama evoked the words of a Republican hero — former President Ronald Reagan. Obama repeatedly summoned Reagan's hope...

Amazon Opening Third Warehouse in Florida

Amazon Opening Third Warehouse in Florida

Amazon, allowing customers to order items and get them delivered quickly to their homes, is opening a third massive warehouse in the state of Florida.