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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

Saturday, 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.

Friday, Nov 9, 2012

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward Finishes Counting Absentee Ballots

Broward finished county the absentee ballots late Thursday night

Saturday, 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

Thursday, 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.”

Thursday, 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,...

Thursday, 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.

Thursday, 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 cliff”...

Thursday, 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, according...

Wednesday, 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 calls.

Thursday, 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.

Top Stories
Bomb Threat Causes Evacuation of Broward Jewish School
Bomb Threat Causes Evacuation of Broward Jewish School

Crews have cleared the David Posnack Jewish Day School off Pine Island Road and Stirling Drive around 9:30 a.m.

Large Sinkhole Opens Near Busy Fort Lauderdale Road
Large Sinkhole Opens Near Busy Fort Lauderdale Road

Crews cornered off the road near Davie Boulevard and SW 24th Avenue before 7:30 a.m.

Tim Tebow Making Spring Training Debut With Mets
Tim Tebow Making Spring Training Debut With Mets

Tebow, who spent part of last fall playing for the team’s instructional league squads in Florida and Arizona after signing a minor league deal with the Mets, will take batting practice and do fielding drills ahead of the team’s game against the Houston Astros.

Trump to Propose $54B Defense Spending Hike: White House
Trump to Propose $54B Defense Spending Hike: White House

The White House says President Donald Trump's upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense spending and impose corresponding cuts to domestic programs and foreign aid. White House budget officials outlined the information during a telephone call with reporters given on condition of anonymity. The budget officials on the call ignored requests to put the briefing on the record, even though Trump decried on Friday the use of anonymous sources by the media. Trump's defense budget and spending levels for domestic agency operating budgets will be revealed in a partial submission to Congress next month, with proposals on taxes and other programs coming later.

Panther Found Dead in Southwest Florida
Panther Found Dead in Southwest Florida

Officials say a Florida panther has been found dead from an apparent vehicle strike in southwest Florida.

Drunken Man Hurls Slurs at Gay Couple in Key West: Police
Drunken Man Hurls Slurs at Gay Couple in Key West: Police

Police in Florida say a drunken man on a scooter hurled slurs and taunts at a gay couple in Key West.