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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

Friday, Oct 14, 2016

Marlee Matlin Responds to Trump's 'Retarded' Slur

Marlee Matlin Responds to Trump's 'Retarded' Slur

Oscar-winner Marlee Matlin fired back at Donald Trump this afternoon following reports he routinely referred to the deaf actress as "retarded" during her 2011 appearance on "Celebrity Apprentice."

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016
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Tracking the Color of Rio's Green Pools Day by Day

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Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

NBC News has declared Saturday that President Barack Obama won Florida, giving him a final electoral vote tally of 332 to Mitt Romney’s 206.

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”...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

Election Results

Election Results

Check the latest results for all the local and national races in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

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.

Thursday, 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.

Top Stories
Bronx Man, 68, Found Sexually Mutilated in Bathtub: NYPD

Bronx Man, 68, Found Sexually Mutilated in Bathtub: NYPD

A Bronx man was found lying in his bathtub inside his apartment with his genitals cut off on Saturday night. Police said there was a disagreement over money prior to the homicide.

Person Killed After Falling in Between Two Subway Cars: MTA

Person Killed After Falling in Between Two Subway Cars: MTA

A customer on a southbound F train was killed Saturday afternoon after falling between two train cars. MTA officials confirmed that the rider was walking in between subway cars when they fell. The unidentified...

NJ Woman Arrested for Throwing Cat Off of Balcony: NJ Police

NJ Woman Arrested for Throwing Cat Off of Balcony: NJ Police

A 19-year-old woman has been arrested for animal cruelty, Newark Police Department officials said. Officers arrested Tikeemah Lassiter, of Clifton, on Saturday. She was charged with animal...

Army Corps Blocks Dakota Access Oil Pipeline Route

Army Corps Blocks Dakota Access Oil Pipeline Route

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won't grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota. The decision is a victory for the several thousand camped near the...

Man Arrested for Hate Attack Against Muslim Cop, Son: NYPD

Man Arrested for Hate Attack Against Muslim Cop, Son: NYPD

A Bay Ridge man has been arrested in connection with a hate incident against an off-duty Muslim NYPD officer and her son. The 36-year-old was charged with menacing hate crime and aggravated harassment on Sunday,...

3 on Subway Call Muslim Woman Terrorist, Chant 'Trump': NYPD

3 on Subway Call Muslim Woman Terrorist, Chant 'Trump': NYPD

A Muslim woman wearing a religious headscarf was harassed on the subway by three men who allegedly called her a terrorist and chanted "Donald Trump" to her, police say.