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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

Wednesday, 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...

Wednesday, 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.

Wednesday, 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.

Wednesday, 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...

Tuesday, 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
Trapped Kids Rescued from Sweltering Car: NYPD

Trapped Kids Rescued from Sweltering Car: NYPD

Two young children were found trapped inside a hot car parked in the Bronx, banging on the windows as they sat in the sweltering heat, police say. Police say an officer was driving on Barnes Avenue in...

Girl Abducted in Pennsylvania Found Safe in NYC: NYPD

Girl Abducted in Pennsylvania Found Safe in NYC: NYPD

A 3-year-old girl who was taken from her Pennsylvania home early Friday amid threats from the girl's father was found safe in Manhattan when a traffic agent spotted his vehicle, police say.  Ava...

Stunned Family Watches Bear in Pool: 'He Popped Our Float!'

Stunned Family Watches Bear in Pool: 'He Popped Our Float!'

A New Jersey family was stunned to find a 300-pound black bear wading in their backyard pool Friday afternoon.  The bear was spotted by the family taking a dip in their pool in the backyard of...

Body of Missing Woman Found in Bronx Park: Family

Body of Missing Woman Found in Bronx Park: Family

The body of a missing woman has been recovered in a Bronx park after the woman's boyfriend confessed to killing her, family and friends of the victim say.  Ashley McDuffie's body was found near...

Clinton Says Controversies Behind Her; Trump Begs to Differ

Clinton Says Controversies Behind Her; Trump Begs to Differ

Hillary Clinton vigorously defended her family's foundation against Donald Trump's criticism on Friday and declared she's confident there will be no major further accusations involving the foundation, her emails...

Fallen Officer's Kids Get Back-to-School Police Escort

Fallen Officer's Kids Get Back-to-School Police Escort

Four-year-old Jackson Scherlen didn't have his father at his side on the first day of pre-K in Texas this week. But he did have about 20 of his father's brothers and sisters from the Amarillo Police Department...