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
Body Found in Hudson Might be Kayaker: Source

Body Found in Hudson Might be Kayaker: Source

A body discovered Saturday in the Hudson River could be the 46-year-old missing kayaker allegedly killed last month by his fiancee, according to a forensic specialist close to the case.

Memorial Day Weekend to Warm Up After Chilly Start

Memorial Day Weekend to Warm Up After Chilly Start

Memorial Day weekend got off to a chilly start, but Storm Team 4 says beachgoers and backyard picnickers can look forward to warmer weather and continued sunshine in the days ahead.

NJ Teen Shot in Face While Riding in Cab: Police

NJ Teen Shot in Face While Riding in Cab: Police

A 15-year-old boy sustained a gunshot wound to the face early Saturday while riding in a taxi with his older brother in New Jersey, police said.

Youth Soccer Coach Arrested for Threatening Email

Youth Soccer Coach Arrested for Threatening Email

A Long Island youth soccer coach was arrested after sending a profanity-laced email to a parent who was concerned about his 6-year-old son's playing time, police said.

Heroin Drug Ring Busted in  "Operation Family Tides"

Heroin Drug Ring Busted in "Operation Family Tides"

Narcotics officers in New Jersey busted 14 people and seized more than 8,000 bags of heroin in what investigators say was a family-run distribution ring, authorities said Saturday.

Roof Fire Forces Evacuation at NJ Highrise

Roof Fire Forces Evacuation at NJ Highrise

Residents of a senior center in New Jersey were evacuated from their apartments Saturday when a fire burned on the roof of the highrise, authorities said.