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 7, 2012

Election Watchdogs Praise NJ for Post-Storm Voting

Election Watchdogs Praise NJ for Post-Storm Voting

When state officials changed election procedures on the fly so people displaced by last week's massive storm would have a chance to vote, the directives triggered confusion for voters and local...

Nov 7, 2012

Menendez Wins NJ Senate Race

Menendez Wins NJ Senate Race

New Jersey voters are sending Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez back to Washington for another six years.

Nov 7, 2012

Gillibrand Wins Her First 6-Year Term

Gillibrand Wins Her First 6-Year Term

Democratic U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was elected to her first full, six-year term Tuesday night, fending off a challenge from Republican Wendy Long.

Nov 7, 2012

Turnout Heavy as Storm-Ravaged Tri-State Votes

Turnout Heavy as Storm-Ravaged Tri-State Votes

Storm victims lined up throughout the tri-state to cast votes Tuesday, in some places where tents replaced polling sites and voting machines were powered by generators, as officials promised the...

Nov 6, 2012

Polling Site, Elections Information for the Tri-State

Polling Site, Elections Information for the Tri-State

In the storm-ravaged tri-state, some voters will be casting ballots in places different from their usual polls.

Top Stories
Oblivious Patron on Phone Through Machete Restaurant Heist

Oblivious Patron on Phone Through Machete Restaurant Heist

A machete-wielding man and two masked accomplices robbed an upscale Chelsea Mexican restaurant last week, stealing an entire cash register, police say.

11 Hurt in Queens Bus Accident: FDNY

11 Hurt in Queens Bus Accident: FDNY

Eleven people were taken to the hospital after a bus accident in Queens Tuesday morning, officials say.

Police Shoot Suspect After New Jersey Chase: Report

Police Shoot Suspect After New Jersey Chase: Report

Police shot one suspect and took another person into custody after a high-speed chase through two New Jersey towns early Tuesday, according to a published report.

Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL

Activists Alter CoverGirl Model to Protest NFL

As the official beauty partner of the National Football League, CoverGirl recently released a series of ads encouraging female football fans out there to get their game faces ready--with the help of...

Grandma Picks Up Wrong Child at Pre-K: Officials

Grandma Picks Up Wrong Child at Pre-K: Officials

Officials at a New Jersey elementary school are apologizing for an apparent mix-up in which a staff member sent a 3-year-old pre-K student home with a stranger last week.

NY Teen Accused of Posting School Threat Online: Police

NY Teen Accused of Posting School Threat Online: Police

A Long Island high school student has been arrested after he allegedly posted on a social network that there would be a shooting and bombing at his school, according to Suffolk County police.