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
Miami Journalist Beheaded by ISIS, Group Says

Miami Journalist Beheaded by ISIS, Group Says

The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham has beheaded a Miami journalist who was abducted in Syria last year, the jihadist monitoring organization SITE Intel Group said Tuesday.

Online Scammers Targeting Reputable Websites

Online Scammers Targeting Reputable Websites

Laura Quintero, a college student from Miami, has a warning for online shoppers: beware of scammers. Quintero said scammers are imitating websites like ebay to make you think you are purchasing an item through a...

Miami Beach Police Reinstate Nightclub Work

Miami Beach Police Reinstate Nightclub Work

Miami Beach Police officers will once again be allowed to work off-duty details at local nightclubs if they meet several rules put in place by Miami Beach Police Chief Dan Oates.

SW Florida School District Rescinds Vote on Testing

SW Florida School District Rescinds Vote on Testing

A Florida school board rescinded its vote Tuesday to opt out of standardized testing, changing its mind about its unprecedented decision that captured the growing discontent among parents and teachers nationwide...

Penny Lasts Only 3 Innings in Loss

Penny Lasts Only 3 Innings in Loss

Brad Penny put the Marlins in a hole early and they were unable to pick up a needed win on Tuesday

Flight From NYC to Fla. Diverted Over Reclining Seat

Flight From NYC to Fla. Diverted Over Reclining Seat

A flight from LaGuardia International Airport to Palm Beach International Airport had to divert after a pair of passengers got into a fight over a reclining seat, according to published reports.