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
Charges Filed in Case of Missing Teen

Charges Filed in Case of Missing Teen

Fort Lauderdale Police say a 14-year-old girl who set off a massive search after she was reported missing was found Wednesday with a man at a local hotel and now charges have been filed.

More Charges Filed in Videotaped Beating

More Charges Filed in Videotaped Beating

An 18-year-old man police say beat up a 16-year-old boy with autism in a brutal attack captured on video will not be charged with a hate crime but does face tougher new charges, authorities say.

Pines Police Giving Stray Dogs a Hand

Pines Police Giving Stray Dogs a Hand

Pembroke Pines Police help make many reunions possible, but one this past weekend showed off a new side of the police department as they try to help out man’s best friend.

Two M-D School Districts Underperforming: Study

Two M-D School Districts Underperforming: Study

A new study from the National Council on Teacher Equity of the nine Miami-Dade Public School Districts says two are providing the least experienced and least effective teachers.

White House Petition for Miami Man in ISIS Video

White House Petition for Miami Man in ISIS Video

A new White House petition is demanding the president take action to help a freelance journalist from Miami believed to have been captured by the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham.

Broward School Repairs Hinge on Bond Vote

Broward School Repairs Hinge on Bond Vote

Broward County voters will decide in November whether to approve an $800 million bond issue earmarked for public school renovations and technology upgrades. It would cost each homeowner about $50 dollars a year,...