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
2 Killed, 2 Hurt as Car Collides with Charter Bus: FLPD

2 Killed, 2 Hurt as Car Collides with Charter Bus: FLPD

Two people were killed and two others were injured after a car collided with a charter bus full of students in Fort Lauderdale early Friday morning.

Man Sexually Assaulted Victims During Home Invasion: MDPD

Man Sexually Assaulted Victims During Home Invasion: MDPD

Authorities are looking for a suspect who sexually assaulted three people during a home invasion robbery in northeast Miami-Dade.

Dolphins' Misi in Involved Incident at Nightclub: PD

Dolphins' Misi in Involved Incident at Nightclub: PD

Police responded to an incident involving Miami Dolphins linebacker Koa Misi at a Fort Lauderdale club over the weekend, authorities confirmed Thursday.

Promoter Defends Teen Party at King of Diamonds Strip Club

Promoter Defends Teen Party at King of Diamonds Strip Club

A promoter is defending his plans to host and end of the school year party at one of South Florida's most famous strip clubs as outraged community leaders are speaking out.

'Death Fell From the Sky': Obama at Hiroshima

'Death Fell From the Sky': Obama at Hiroshima

Barack Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the site of the Hiroshima atomic bombing on Friday, using the moment to call for a world without nuclear weapons, NBC News reported. Some 140,000...

Students Disciplined in Florida Bathroom Sex Incident

Students Disciplined in Florida Bathroom Sex Incident

Sixteen students in southwest Florida have been disciplined after they were found to be involved in sexual activity inside a high school restroom.