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

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...

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7 Firefighters Overcome By Fumes During Factory Fire: FDNY

7 Firefighters Overcome By Fumes During Factory Fire: FDNY

Fire officials say that seven firefighters were overcome by potentially hazardous fumes from an unknown substance during a blaze at an abandoned factory in Brooklyn early Thursday.

Power Outages on Long Island as Nor'easter Churns Through

Power Outages on Long Island as Nor'easter Churns Through

Power was knocked out to thousands of customers on Long Island as heavy wind and rain from a slow-moving nor'easter knocked down power lines, officials say.

Armed Robbers Approach Homeowners in Driveways: Cops

Armed Robbers Approach Homeowners in Driveways: Cops

Police on Long Island say they’re investigating after a pair of homeowners said they were accosted by armed robbers in their own driveways.

NYPD Investigating "Become a Hero, Shoot a Cop" Graffiti

NYPD Investigating "Become a Hero, Shoot a Cop" Graffiti

The NYPD is investigating anti-police graffiti found scrawled on a public phone booth in Queens.

Man Who Ran Into Brooklyn Street on Fire Dies: NYPD

Man Who Ran Into Brooklyn Street on Fire Dies: NYPD

A man who witnesses say they saw run into a Brooklyn street on fire during a small blaze Tuesday has died, according to the NYPD.

Judge Nixes Teresa Giudice's Halfway House Bid

Judge Nixes Teresa Giudice's Halfway House Bid

A federal judge won't recommend that prison officials allow "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice to serve most of her federal prison sentence in a halfway house.