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

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”...

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Man Allegedly Kills Wife's Would-Be Rapist Is Released

Man Allegedly Kills Wife's Would-Be Rapist Is Released

A Bronx man allegedly beat an attacker to death with what appeared a tire iron after the attacker tried to rape the man's wife, law enforcement sources told NBC 4 New York.

Plane Landing at Newark Bounces, Then Takes off Again: Passenger

Plane Landing at Newark Bounces, Then Takes off Again: Passenger

A passenger plane landing at Newark Airport bounced up and down on a runway before a pilot canceled the landing and took off back into the skies above New Jersey, witnesses say.

Girl, 15, Found Fatally Shot in Brooklyn Apartment: NYPD

Girl, 15, Found Fatally Shot in Brooklyn Apartment: NYPD

Police are investigating the shooting death of a 15-year-old girl in Brooklyn. Police say officers were called to an apartment on Brooklyn Avenue just before 6 p.m. Tuesday after a report of a...

Zika-Linked Baby Born at NJ Hospital: Officials

Zika-Linked Baby Born at NJ Hospital: Officials

A woman diagnosed with the Zika virus gave birth to a girl with microcephaly at a New Jersey hospital, the first apparent case of a baby being born in the tri-state with defects from the disease...

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Just as Donald Trump is starting to make up ground in polls against Hillary Clinton, he faces a new problem: third parties. Over the holiday weekend, the threat advanced on two fronts.

Swimmer Who Went Missing in Hudson Presumed Dead: Officials

Swimmer Who Went Missing in Hudson Presumed Dead: Officials

A fisherman who disappeared after going swimming in the Hudson River is presumed to have drowned, officials said.