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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

Watch: Full Obama Victory Speech

Watch: Full Obama Victory Speech

President Obama spoke to supporters in Chicago Tuesday after winning a second term in the White House.

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012

Voters in 11 States Choose Governors

Voters in 11 States Choose Governors

Voters in eleven states across the nation were selecting governors in Tuesday’s elections.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

Democrats Hang Onto Senate with Wins in High-Profile Races

Democrats Hang Onto Senate with Wins in High-Profile Races

NBC News projected that Democrats would hold 53 seats in the next Senate, in addition to the consistent support of Independent Bernie Sanders of Vermont and the possible support of newly-elected Independent...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

Glitches, Backlogs Mar Email Voting in NJ

Glitches, Backlogs Mar Email Voting in NJ

New Jersey's efforts to smooth the voting process for residents affected by Hurricane Sandy have led to a new wave of glitches that could delay a definitive tally for days.

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012

Obama Mural Ordered Covered at Pa. Polls

Obama Mural Ordered Covered at Pa. Polls

A Philadelphia court judge ordered poll workers to cover up a mural of President Barack Obama that was inside a polling place at a local school. The uproar started when upset voters began circulating pictures...

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.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012
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Road to the White House

It's go time and with the 2012 presidential campaigns comes to a close, president...View gallery

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Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012

Obama or Romney? It’s Up to Voters Now

Obama or Romney? It’s Up to Voters Now

Americans headed to polls Tuesday to render their verdict on whether to reelect President Barack Obama for four more years or propel Republican Mitt Romney to the presidency. After a grueling, marathon campaign...

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...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012
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By Karen Franklin

Election 2012: A Look Back

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6 NY Students Sickened by Possible Laced Candy: Officials

6 NY Students Sickened by Possible Laced Candy: Officials

A half-dozen Long Island high school students were taken to the hospital Friday after they consumed candy that may have been laced with a substance, school officials say.

Truck With $500,000 Worth of Coach Bags Goes Missing in NJ

Truck With $500,000 Worth of Coach Bags Goes Missing in NJ

Someone stole a tractor-trailer containing $500,000 worth of Coach bags from a distribution warehouse in New Jersey Friday, authorities say.

Hurt Fan Who Penned Viral Letter Gets Message From Shelton

Hurt Fan Who Penned Viral Letter Gets Message From Shelton

Country star Blake Shelton is saving a set of tickets for a Westchester County fan who attempted to reach out to the "Voice" judge on Facebook after a life-threatening motorcycle accident kept him and his...

Obama Orders Review of Election Hacking

Obama Orders Review of Election Hacking

President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review on the election-season hacking that rattled the presidential campaign and raised new concerns about foreign meddling in

Trump Considering Valentine for Ambassador to Japan: Report

Trump Considering Valentine for Ambassador to Japan: Report

Bobby Valentine could be saying sayonara to a career in athletics and hello to a stint in global politics. The former Mets manager is on President-elect Donald Trump's short-list of candidates for United States...

Worker Dies in Fall at Domino Sugar Factory: NYPD

Worker Dies in Fall at Domino Sugar Factory: NYPD

A worker died after a two-story fall at the old Domino Sugar factory in Brooklyn on Friday morning, officials said.