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
3 Teens Injured After Being Hit by Car in Doral

3 Teens Injured After Being Hit by Car in Doral

Three teenagers were struck by a car, leaving two seriously injured.

Woman Sues Mental Health Facility After Brother's Death

Woman Sues Mental Health Facility After Brother's Death

A South Florida woman is suing a mental health facility in Pembroke Pines after she says her brother died from injuries sustained while he was supposed to be under the watch of a caregiver.

Man Beat 'Possessed' Roommate, Killed Cat: Police

Man Beat 'Possessed' Roommate, Killed Cat: Police

A Miami man was arrested after he killed a cat and attacked his elderly roommate, police said.

Is Florida Prepaid the Best College Savings Plan?

Is Florida Prepaid the Best College Savings Plan?

The price of a four-year Florida Prepaid college tuition plan is going down.

Dad Left Baby in Truck for 4 Hours: Cops

Dad Left Baby in Truck for 4 Hours: Cops

A central Florida man has been charged with murder in the death of his baby daughter, who authorities say was left in the man's truck for at least four hours.

Dad, Girlfriend Arrested in Boy's Dog Mauling Death

Dad, Girlfriend Arrested in Boy's Dog Mauling Death

The father of a 4-year-old Miami boy who was found mauled to death in a dog attack has been arrested, authorities said.