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
Teen Killed as Car Splits in Half in Hialeah Crash

Teen Killed as Car Splits in Half in Hialeah Crash

A teen was killed and another seriously hurt after their car slammed into a tree and split in half overnight in Hialeah.

Two Hialeah Police K-9s Found Dead at Davie Home

Two Hialeah Police K-9s Found Dead at Davie Home

Police responded to a scene in Davie where two Hialeah police K-9s were found deceased.

President Barack Obama Overnighting in South Florida

President Barack Obama Overnighting in South Florida

President Barack Obama is making an overnight stop in South Florida. There was heavy security around the Hilton hotel in Downtown Miami Wednesday night where President Barack Obama was in town for a quick...

Miami Soccer Executive Arrested by FBI in FIFA Probe

Miami Soccer Executive Arrested by FBI in FIFA Probe

A Miami man known around the world for his ties to soccer organized bribes and kickbacks from his office on Brickell Key, authorities said.

Death Toll Rises as More Texas Flood Victims ID'd

Death Toll Rises as More Texas Flood Victims ID'd

While the barrage of deadly thunderstorms that hit Texas has tapered off, several cities aren't out of danger, as officials warn about possible flooding as the week goes on from rivers swollen by rainfall. In...

South Florida Soccer Fans Disappointed by FIFA Scandal

South Florida Soccer Fans Disappointed by FIFA Scandal

Turmoil engulfed FIFA with a wave of international arrests Wednesday. Officials calling it the "World Cup of fraud." Criticism of FIFA was matched not only by soccer fans but kids whose heart is in the game.