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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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On Eve of Inauguration, Trump Departs NYC for Washington

On Eve of Inauguration, Trump Departs NYC for Washington

Ten weeks after he defeated Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in the election, President-elect Donald Trump has departed New York City for his inauguration Friday.

Inaugural Things to Watch: the Speech, the Dress and More

Inaugural Things to Watch: the Speech, the Dress and More

From a morning stop at church through the swearing-in to the last dance of the evening, it's going to be an inaugural marathon on Friday. Donald Trump will take Washington by storm, no matter what the weather.

30 Missing in Central Italy Avalanche That Buries Hotel

30 Missing in Central Italy Avalanche That Buries Hotel

An avalanche buried a mountain hotel in an earthquake-hit region of central Italy, leaving at least 30 people missing, authorities said Thursday. The civil protection agency said that they were working to...

Trump Asks Some 50 Senior Obama Appointees to Stay on

Trump Asks Some 50 Senior Obama Appointees to Stay on

President-elect Donald Trump has asked roughly 50 senior Obama administration appointees to remain in their posts after his inauguration to ensure continuity in government, his incoming White House press...

91-Year-Old Set to Attend 18th Presidential Inauguration

91-Year-Old Set to Attend 18th Presidential Inauguration

B. Harold Smick Jr. remembers Jan. 20, 1941, as if it was yesterday. It was the day Franklin D. Roosevelt became the only U.S. president to be sworn in to a third term. It was also the first presidential...