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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

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Obama, GOP Leaders Lay Down Markers on Budget Deal

Obama, GOP Leaders Lay Down Markers on Budget Deal

President Barack Obama spent little time celebrating his re-election, speaking by phone Wednesday with House Speaker John Boehner and other top House and Senate leaders ahead of a looming “fiscal cliff”...

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'Scrubs' Creator Among 10 Aboard Downed Plane in East River
'Scrubs' Creator Among 10 Aboard Downed Plane in East River

Ten people, including television producer Bill Lawrence of "Scrubs" and "Spin City" fame, were rescued from a seaplane after it made an emergency landing in the East River on Friday evening, officials said.

Pedestrian Struck Following Taxi Crash in NY: Police
Pedestrian Struck Following Taxi Crash in NY: Police

A construction worker was struck following a car accident involving a taxi cab on the Upper East Side Saturday, authorities said.

New Yorker Dead Amid Papaya Salmonella Outbreak
New Yorker Dead Amid Papaya Salmonella Outbreak

A New Yorker has died from Salmonella they contracted from eating papayas, federal health officials say, and at least 25 people in New Jersey and New York have been infected.

Weekend Storm Threat Looms Amid Heat Wave
Weekend Storm Threat Looms Amid Heat Wave

New York City officially entered its third heat wave of the year Friday after temperatures topped 90 degrees in Central Park by lunchtime, but gears are quickly shifting toward a big storm potential this...

Trump to Attend Commissioning of USS Gerald R. Ford
Trump to Attend Commissioning of USS Gerald R. Ford

President Donald Trump will help commission the USS Gerald R. Ford, a $12.9 billion warship that after delays and cost overruns will officially be turned over to the Navy. Trump, who is commander in chief...

Duo Beats Woman With Baseball Bat in Brooklyn: NYPD
Duo Beats Woman With Baseball Bat in Brooklyn: NYPD

Police are searching for a man and a woman they say pummeled a young woman with a baseball bat and crowbar in Brooklyn earlier this week.