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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.

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2 in Custody After Police-Involved Shooting in SW Miami-Dade
2 in Custody After Police-Involved Shooting in SW Miami-Dade

Two people were in custody and another remained at large after a police-involved shooting in Southwest Miami-Dade Monday afternoon, police said.

Couple Forced Homeless Woman Into Prostitution: Police
Couple Forced Homeless Woman Into Prostitution: Police

A South Florida couple was busted for allegedly forcing a homeless woman into prostitution, Miami Springs police said.

Group to Remember Tequesta Teens Lost at Sea 2 Years Ago
Group to Remember Tequesta Teens Lost at Sea 2 Years Ago

Monday marks two years since two Tequesta teens went missing off the Jupiter Inlet. Communities across the South Florida coast are remembering the young boaters.

McCain to Return to Washington for Crucial Health Care Vote
McCain to Return to Washington for Crucial Health Care Vote

John McCain will make a dramatic return to the Senate for a make-or-break vote on Republican health care legislation Tuesday just days after getting diagnosed with brain cancer, giving an emotional and...

FL Man Charged With Killing Alligator, Trying to Sell Meat
FL Man Charged With Killing Alligator, Trying to Sell Meat

A Florida man has been charged with killing an alligator and trying to sell its meat.

'Dragon Challenge' To Close For New Harry Potter Thrill Ride
'Dragon Challenge' To Close For New Harry Potter Thrill Ride

To make way for the new attraction, the "Dragon Challenge" ride formerly known as "Dueling Dragons" will be permanently closed on September 5, according to an official blog post. The roller coaster’s last day of