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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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."

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.

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.

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.

Nov 9, 2012

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward finished county the absentee ballots late Thursday night

Nov 10, 2012

Judge Denies Injunction in West, Murphy Race

Judge Denies Injunction in West, Murphy Race

Representatives for the two candidates are expected in court at noon

Top Stories
Man Killed in El Portal Shooting

Man Killed in El Portal Shooting

One person is dead after gunshots rang out in El Portal Monday. The man died near a foot bridge that connects the area with another neighborhood.

1 Dead, 2 Arrested in Coral Springs Shooting

1 Dead, 2 Arrested in Coral Springs Shooting

Coral Springs Police are trying to figure out what led to a Monday afternoon shooting that left 22-year-old Omar Khan dead.

Tri-Rail Train Hits and Kills Cyclist in Dania Beach

Tri-Rail Train Hits and Kills Cyclist in Dania Beach

One person died after a Tri-Rail train hit a bicyclist Monday afternoon near Dania Beach.

I-95 in Boca Re-Opens After Crash, Brush Fire

I-95 in Boca Re-Opens After Crash, Brush Fire

All lanes on Interstate-95 and Glades Road have reopened after authorities temporarily closed them Monday afternoon after a crash and brush fire.

Midtown Miami Walmart Loses Permit Decision

Midtown Miami Walmart Loses Permit Decision

Opponents of a Walmart in Midtown Miami won a partial victory in court Monday over a permit, but the mega retailer still appears to be on track to build a store in the area.

Boy, 13, Stole Front-End Loader for Road Trip

Boy, 13, Stole Front-End Loader for Road Trip

Police say a 13-year-old runaway in north Florida stole a front-end loader and began driving down the interstate with the idea of going to Fort Lauderdale.