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 8, 2012

Allen West Court Hearing Postponed: Report

Allen West Court Hearing Postponed: Report

Allen West, who filed court motions on Wednesday, told reporters Thursday morning that “it’s important that we make sure that a good and fair election has been done.”

Nov 8, 2012

First Read: Obama Faces Tough Choices, GOP Has Major Brand Problem

First Read: Obama Faces Tough Choices, GOP Has Major Brand Problem

Now that the afterglow of his reelection victory has faded, President Barack Obama is getting back to work in Washington on Thursday — and has the daunting challenge of the imminent fiscal cliff to contend with,...

Nov 8, 2012

Decision 2016: Will Hillary Clinton, Marco Rubio Run?

Decision 2016: Will Hillary Clinton, Marco Rubio Run?

Political insiders are laying odds on the next round of contenders.

Nov 8, 2012

Obama, GOP Leaders Lay Down Markers on Budget Deal

Obama, GOP Leaders Lay Down Markers on Budget Deal

President Barack Obama spent little time celebrating his re-election, speaking by phone Wednesday with House Speaker John Boehner and other top House and Senate leaders ahead of a looming “fiscal...

Nov 8, 2012

Miami-Dade Supervisor of Elections 'Embarrassed'

Miami-Dade Supervisor of Elections 'Embarrassed'

Nearly two days after the 2012 election, the Miami-Dade Elections Department on Thursday finished counting the county's more than 240,000 absentee ballots and provided its results to state officials,...

Nov 7, 2012

Axelrod: There Were a Lot of Tears Flowing

Axelrod: There Were a Lot of Tears Flowing

Between the time Tuesday's presidential race was called and the time Barack Obama took the stage in Chicago to accept his victory, the president made and received two very important phone

Nov 8, 2012

Women Win Record Number of Seats in Congress

Women Win Record Number of Seats in Congress

A record number of women were elected to Congress Tuesday night.

Nov 8, 2012

Romney Faces Future as Private Citizen

Romney Faces Future as Private Citizen

After a six-year quest to lead the United States, Romney must return to life as a private citizen.

Nov 7, 2012

School Upgrades Coming After Passage of Initiative 222

School Upgrades Coming After Passage of Initiative 222

Auburndale Elementary School mom Barbie Rudoli had her eyes peeled for one election result Tuesday night.

Nov 7, 2012

Fun Facts of the 2012 Election

Fun Facts of the 2012 Election

President Barack Obama was re-elected Tuesday, but there were signs this was coming, and we’re not talking about early polling.

Top Stories
Cars Vandalized With Anti-Semitic Messages

Cars Vandalized With Anti-Semitic Messages

A Miami Beach home was the target of hate. One car egged in multiple places and another damaged by cream cheese, with the words "Jew" and "Hamas" smeared on two different areas.

The Story Behind a Viral Wedding Photo

The Story Behind a Viral Wedding Photo

A couple and their bridal party quickly gained fame after a photo of them went viral, accompanied by a message snapshot where a woman texted a wedding photo shoot invite to the wrong

Police Involved Shooting at Century Village

Police Involved Shooting at Century Village

Authorities are investigating what led to a deputy-involved shooting at a Deerfield Beach retirement community on Saturday.

Pet of the Week: Raven

Pet of the Week: Raven

This week's pet of the week is Raven, an 8-month-old terrier mix.

Rare Lightning Strikes Kill 1, Injure 8 Others in SoCal

Rare Lightning Strikes Kill 1, Injure 8 Others in SoCal

A 20-year-old has man died in the hospital after being struck by lightning at Venice Beach on Sunday, officials said. Seven other beach-goers were hospitalized, including one with critical

Florida Man Accused of Predatory Towing at Gay Festival

Florida Man Accused of Predatory Towing at Gay Festival

Authorities have arrested a man they say illegally towed cars during Orlando's 2014 Gay Days celebration. Orange County Sheriffs deputies arrested 45 year-old Jason Combs for towing more than 100...