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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
Man Walks in on Intruders, Beat Up With Meat Cleaver: Cops
Man Walks in on Intruders, Beat Up With Meat Cleaver: Cops

Two men returning from the grocery store came face to face with three armed intruders inside a home in Queens, where one of the victims was beat up by a man armed with a meat cleaver, the NYPD says.

NY Lawmakers Hatch Plan to Release Trump's State Taxes
NY Lawmakers Hatch Plan to Release Trump's State Taxes

New York Democrats have hatched a plan to get a look at Donald Trump's tax records by crafting a piece of legislation designed to get at his state returns that does everything but mention the Republican...

Ticketed Tots: NYPD Pulls Over Adorable Toddler Twins
Ticketed Tots: NYPD Pulls Over Adorable Toddler Twins

These twin toddlers took their toy car outside in New York City for a spin -- and the NYPD played along.

1st Routes of NYC Ferry Service to Launch Monday
1st Routes of NYC Ferry Service to Launch Monday

The first two routes of a long-awaited city ferry service are set to launch Monday, connecting Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan for the cost of a subway ride.

Congress Agrees on $1T Government-Wide Funding Bill
Congress Agrees on $1T Government-Wide Funding Bill

Congressional Republicans and Democrats forged a hard-won agreement Sunday night on a huge $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day operations of virtually every federal agency through...

Knifepoint Bandit May Be Linked to 17 Robberies: Police
Knifepoint Bandit May Be Linked to 17 Robberies: Police

A man armed with a knife robbed a grocery store in Lake Ronkonkoma on Sunday and police said it may be connected to 16 other area robberies.