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
Husband Beats Would-Be Rapist to Death: NYPD

Husband Beats Would-Be Rapist to Death: NYPD

A Bronx man allegedly beat an attacker to death with what appeared a tire iron after the attacker tried to rape the man's wife, law enforcement sources told NBC 4 New York.

Mom With Zika Gives Birth to Baby With Microcephaly at NJ Hospital: Officials

Mom With Zika Gives Birth to Baby With Microcephaly at NJ Hospital: Officials

A woman diagnosed with the Zika virus gave birth to a baby with microcephaly at a New Jersey hospital, officials say. The mother, who was visiting the U.S., contracted the disease internationally...

Bleach Thrown in Woman's Face on Street: FDNY, Witnesses

Bleach Thrown in Woman's Face on Street: FDNY, Witnesses

A woman had bleach thrown in her face on a Bronx street by someone who had been harassing her recently, according to fire officials and witnesses. Police and EMS were called to Franklin Avenue and East...

Swimmer Who Went Missing in Hudson Presumed Dead: Officials

Swimmer Who Went Missing in Hudson Presumed Dead: Officials

A fisherman who disappeared after going swimming in the Hudson River is presumed to have drowned, officials said.

Trump Details Donations to Veterans' Charities

Trump Details Donations to Veterans' Charities

Under pressure to account for money he claimed to raise for veterans, an angry and irritated Donald Trump listed charities Tuesday he says have now received millions of dollars from a fundraiser he held...

Police Use of Force in Embatled NJ Community Surges: Report

Police Use of Force in Embatled NJ Community Surges: Report

A new report claims that the number of instances of police use of force in an embattled New Jersey community have increased dramatically in the past two years, and that minorities are the primary...