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 cliff”...

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...

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.

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
Man Arrested in Shooting That Killed 2, Injured 1

Man Arrested in Shooting That Killed 2, Injured 1

Police arrested a man accused of killing two people and injuring another in North Miami.

1 Dead in Shooting at McDonald's in Lauderhill

1 Dead in Shooting at McDonald's in Lauderhill

A shooting in a Lauderhill McDonald's restaurant left one person dead, as police search for a gunman still on the loose.

Man in Critical Condition After Hit and Run in SW Miami-Dade

Man in Critical Condition After Hit and Run in SW Miami-Dade

A hit and run victim was in critical condition in the hospital Friday night, and police need your help to find the driver who put him there.

Inmate From Florida City Escapes Custody in Monroe Co.

Inmate From Florida City Escapes Custody in Monroe Co.

An inmate from the Plantation Key jail facility escaped from custody Friday while working as a trusty, which is a prisoner who is given special privileges or responsibilities in return for good behavior.

South Florida Family Shares Story of Transgender Child

South Florida Family Shares Story of Transgender Child

A South Florida family is sharing their story of dealing with and supporting their child as she transitions to a boy.

2 Hurt in Fire at  La Fondita Restaurant in Homestead

2 Hurt in Fire at La Fondita Restaurant in Homestead

Two people had to be airlifted to the hospital Friday after a Homestead family business was leveled by an explosion early Friday morning.