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

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.

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,...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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....

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.

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
1,000 Acres Burned in SW Miami-Dade Brush Fire

1,000 Acres Burned in SW Miami-Dade Brush Fire

A large brush fire continues to burn Monday morning after it broke out Sunday afternoon in West Kendall, Florida, near 162nd Avenue and Bird Road.

Man Accused of Molesting Child in Hialeah Clothing Store

Man Accused of Molesting Child in Hialeah Clothing Store

Hialeah Police arrested a man Sunday after the parents of a young girl said they caught him molesting their daughter at the Burlington Coat Factory store at 590 W. 49 street.

Gold Bar From $4M Heist Found in South Florida: FBI

Gold Bar From $4M Heist Found in South Florida: FBI

A gold bar that was part of a $4 million heist last month in North Carolina was found in South Florida, FBI officials said Monday.

911 Calls Released in Deadly Shooting Tied to 'Flakka' Binge

911 Calls Released in Deadly Shooting Tied to 'Flakka' Binge

The Broward County Sheriff's Office has released the 911 calls from the scene of a deadly shooting in West Park earlier this month.

Woman Claims 2 Men Posing as City Workers Stole Ring

Woman Claims 2 Men Posing as City Workers Stole Ring

Police are looking for two men who they say posed as City of Miami workers to scam their way into an elderly woman's home, then took off with her most prized possession, a diamond wedding ring.

Teen Accepts Plea Deal in Hollywood Rape Case

Teen Accepts Plea Deal in Hollywood Rape Case

One of five teenagers accused of beating and raping a Hollywood girl in 2013 is headed to prison after accepting a plea deal Monday.