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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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4,000 Pounds of Steel Fall on Worker at NJ Bed Company

4,000 Pounds of Steel Fall on Worker at NJ Bed Company

A worker was crushed from the waist down when 4,000 pounds of steel fell on him at a bed frame company in New Jersey Wednesday, a source familiar with the investigation tells NBC 4 New York.

B&B Owners Kept Mentally Disabled Man in Barn: PD

B&B Owners Kept Mentally Disabled Man in Barn: PD

The owners of a New York bed and breakfast were arrested for allegedly keeping a mentally disabled man in a barn and stealing money from his bank account.

Mexicans Consider Future Under Trump's Immigration Rules

Mexicans Consider Future Under Trump's Immigration Rules

Mexicans fear deportee and refugee camps could be popping up along their northern border under the Trump administration's plan to start deporting to Mexico all Latin Americans and others who entered the U.S. illegally through this country. Previous U.S. policy called for only Mexican citizens to be sent to Mexico. Migrants known as "OTMs" — Other Than Mexicans — got flown back to their homelands. Now, under a sweeping rewrite of enforcement policies announced Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, migrants might be dumped over the border into a violence-plagued land where they have no ties while their asylum claims or deportation proceedings are heard in the United States. U.S. officials didn't say what Mexico would be expected to do with them.

Woman Dies 4 Months After Random Punch Outside NYC Deli

Woman Dies 4 Months After Random Punch Outside NYC Deli

The 69-year-old grandmother who was sucker punched at random outside of a Queens deli last fall has died.

Crash Leaves Tractor-Trailer, Debris Sprawled Over Highway

Crash Leaves Tractor-Trailer, Debris Sprawled Over Highway

Two tractor-trailers were involved in a dramatic crash on Route 17 in Paramus Wednesday morning, spurring extensive delays on the high-trafficked span ahead of the morning commute.