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
L Train Could Be Shut Down for 18 Months: MTA

L Train Could Be Shut Down for 18 Months: MTA

The MTA will present two options for work on the L train's East River tunnel when it holds its first public hearing on the project Thursday. One of the plans will shut down the tunnel entirely for 18 months and...

Police Investigate Possible Shooting in Jersey City

Police Investigate Possible Shooting in Jersey City

There was a heavy police presence near a Jersey City park Thursday morning following what appeared to be a deadly shooting.

Man Hit, Critically Injured by Car; Driver in Custody: NYPD

Man Hit, Critically Injured by Car; Driver in Custody: NYPD

A man was fighting for his life Thursday morning after he was hit by a car in Brooklyn hours earlier, police say.

Attacking Dog Shot, Killed by NYPD Cops: Sources

Attacking Dog Shot, Killed by NYPD Cops: Sources

Two NYPD officers shot and killed a dog when they came across it attacking a small dog in upper Manhattan Wednesday evening, law enforcement sources say.

Clinton Defends Against Sanders & Trump

Clinton Defends Against Sanders & Trump

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will now be defending her campaign from two flanks as Bernie Sanders' campaign continues and the sudden departure of Donald Trump's rivals have made him...

Police Search for 3 After Man Is Shot to Death Outside NYC Deli

Police Search for 3 After Man Is Shot to Death Outside NYC Deli

A New York man died after he was shot Wednesday morning in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx, police said.