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...

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

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
Weston Doctor Charged With Domestic Battery

Weston Doctor Charged With Domestic Battery

A Broward County doctor was arrested over the weekend and is now facing domestic battery charges, according to officials.

SUV Slams Into Northwest Miami-Dade Home

SUV Slams Into Northwest Miami-Dade Home

A family is lucky to be alive after the driver of an SUV lost control and slammed into the side of a Northwest Miami-Dade house.

Gunmen Rob Red Lobster, Close Employees in Fridge: Cops

Gunmen Rob Red Lobster, Close Employees in Fridge: Cops

Police are investigating after a pair of masked gunmen stormed a Kendall Red Lobster and closed several employees in a restaurant refrigerator before taking off with $500 cash.

Boy With Autism Dies in Sailboat Fire: Police

Boy With Autism Dies in Sailboat Fire: Police

Police say an 11-year-old boy died when a sailboat caught fire in the waters of Stuart.

13-Year-Old Girl Bitten by Shark Off Central Florida Waters

13-Year-Old Girl Bitten by Shark Off Central Florida Waters

Authorities say a 13-year-old girl was treated and released after being bitten by a shark in the waters off central Florida.

Navy Sailor Accused of Giving Baby Son 29 Bone Fractures

Navy Sailor Accused of Giving Baby Son 29 Bone Fractures

The 2-month-old son of a U.S. Navy sailor had 29 bone fractures and other life threatening injuries and his father is being held on $500,000 bond after being charged with assaulting the