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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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North Korea Owes NYC $156,000 for Unpaid Parking Tickets
North Korea Owes NYC $156,000 for Unpaid Parking Tickets

An I-Team investigation found North Korea's diplomatic mission to the United Nations has racked up more than 1,300 unpaid New York City parking tickets going back to the 1990s.

$338M Lotto Winner, Dad of 5, Accused of Child Sex Attack
$338M Lotto Winner, Dad of 5, Accused of Child Sex Attack

The New Jersey father of five who famously won the $338 million Powerball jackpot in 2013 has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a young girl for years while he lived in Passaic, prosecutors say.

Hurricane Maria Knocks Out All Power to Puerto Rico
Hurricane Maria Knocks Out All Power to Puerto Rico

One of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit Puerto Rico pummeled the island Wednesday with sustained 140 mph winds as officials warned it would decimate the power company's crumbling infrastructure and force the...

Truck Flips on NYC Street, Crushes Car With Man Inside
Truck Flips on NYC Street, Crushes Car With Man Inside

A tractor trailer backing up on an East Harlem street flipped over and crushed a car with a man sleeping inside when the truck's load toppled over, authorities and witnesses say.

Diner Owners Didn't Pay Workers, Made Threats Instead: AG
Diner Owners Didn't Pay Workers, Made Threats Instead: AG

The owner and manger of a Long Island diner repeatedly failed to pay 13 employees, lied to them and threatened them when they tried to collect their pay, police and state officials said Wednesday.

Suspect in NYC Sex Attack Spree in Police Custody: Sources
Suspect in NYC Sex Attack Spree in Police Custody: Sources

The suspect in a series of brutal sex attacks on three women and a teenage girl on Staten Island has been taken into police custody, law enforcement sources say.