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

Saturday, Nov 17, 2012

Election Workers Ready For Recount in West, Murphy Race

Election Workers Ready For Recount in West, Murphy Race

A recount of early votes was scheduled for Saturday in the 18th Congressional District contest.

Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012

Nearly 1,000 Unaccounted-For Ballots Found: Report

Nearly 1,000 Unaccounted-For Ballots Found: Report

Voting advocates said Tuesday they want to meet with the Broward County supervisor of elections to fix problems related to last week’s election, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reported.

Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012

Activist Groups Demand Florida Election Reform

Activist Groups Demand Florida Election Reform

The activist groups’ demands for reforms are aimed at Gov. Rick Scott and the state Legislature.

Monday, Nov 12, 2012

Groups Urge for Expanded Early Voting Days

Groups Urge for Expanded Early Voting Days

They proposed several recommendations Monday in response to long lines for early voting as well as on Election Day and delays in getting ballots counted in last Tuesday's election.

Monday, Nov 12, 2012

Recounts in Hallandale Beach, Dania Beach Races

Recounts in Hallandale Beach, Dania Beach Races

Races to fill city commission seats too close to call in Broward.

Sunday, Nov 11, 2012

Partial Recount Changes Little in West-Murphy Race

Partial Recount Changes Little in West-Murphy Race

Election officials said they were taking the step "out of an abundance of caution."

Saturday, Nov 10, 2012

Allen West Refuses to Concede Congressional Race

Allen West Refuses to Concede Congressional Race

In a complete though unofficial tally of votes reported Saturday, Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy kept a lead outside the parameters of an automatic recount.

Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

NBC News has declared Saturday that President Barack Obama won Florida, giving him a final electoral vote tally of 332 to Mitt Romney’s 206.

Saturday, Nov 10, 2012

NBC News: Obama Wins Fla.

NBC News: Obama Wins Fla.

Florida's 67 counties had until noon Saturday to finish their counts and report them to the secretary of state.

Friday, Nov 9, 2012

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward finished county the absentee ballots late Thursday night

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Suspect Tried to Make Swim Escape From Miami Beach PD

Suspect Tried to Make Swim Escape From Miami Beach PD

A man who allegedly exposed himself on Miami Beach then jumped in the water to try to swim away from officers was taken into custody Saturday, police said.

Large Fire Breaks Out in Northwest Miami-Dade

Large Fire Breaks Out in Northwest Miami-Dade

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue workers and the Florida Division of Forestry responded to a large fire in northwest Miami-Dade Saturday.

FPL: Customers Likely Will Pay for Clean-Up at Turkey Point

FPL: Customers Likely Will Pay for Clean-Up at Turkey Point

Florida Power & Light says customers likely will pay for cleanup efforts at its Turkey Point nuclear power plant.

South Florida Heroin, Fentanyl Deaths Skyrocket

South Florida Heroin, Fentanyl Deaths Skyrocket

Florida medical examiners have recorded a sharp increase in deaths related to opioid overdoses, especially in South Florida.

Celebs, Politicians Meet at Correspondents' Dinner

Celebs, Politicians Meet at Correspondents' Dinner

President Barack Obama is getting one more chance to poke fun at fellow politicians, the press and himself at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner. The dinner Saturday night comes amid a fierce...

Monday at 6: South Florida Trauma Center Charges Inconsistent

Monday at 6: South Florida Trauma Center Charges Inconsistent

South Florida has several trauma centers, but when it comes to charges not all are created equal.