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 officials...

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 devastation...

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
Woman Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Assault on Cops

Woman Arrested in Brooklyn Bridge Assault on Cops

Police say they have arrested another suspect as part of an aggressive manhunt for suspects in an assault on two officers during a protest over the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner.

School Bus Carrying Children Crashes into Building: FDNY

School Bus Carrying Children Crashes into Building: FDNY

Fifteen children were on a New York City school bus when it collided with a yellow cab and a livery cab in Queens, sending it crashing into a building, police said.

Caregiver Charged With NY Boy's Murder

Caregiver Charged With NY Boy's Murder

A 19-year-old who sparked a manhunt when she claimed two masked intruders abducted a 5-year-old boy from a home in upstate New York has been charged with murder for allegedly strangling the boy.

Firefighter Critically Hurt in Long Island House Fire

Firefighter Critically Hurt in Long Island House Fire

A firefighter was critically injured while battling a house fire on Long Island early Friday morning, officials said.

Long Island Man Attacked Baby During Robbery: Police

Long Island Man Attacked Baby During Robbery: Police

A suburban New York man is being held on $500,000 bail after police say he injured a baby during a robbery.

NYPD Officer Suspended in Teen Punch Caught on Cam

NYPD Officer Suspended in Teen Punch Caught on Cam

The NYPD says its internal affairs bureau is investigating after video was posted online showing a plainclothes officer repeatedly punching a teen suspect as other officers tried to arrest him.