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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

Friday, Oct 14, 2016

Marlee Matlin Responds to Trump's 'Retarded' Slur

Marlee Matlin Responds to Trump's 'Retarded' Slur

Oscar-winner Marlee Matlin fired back at Donald Trump this afternoon following reports he routinely referred to the deaf actress as "retarded" during her 2011 appearance on "Celebrity Apprentice."

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016
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Tracking the Color of Rio's Green Pools Day by Day

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Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

Obama Wins Fla., Final Tally 332-206

NBC News has declared Saturday that President Barack Obama won Florida, giving him a final electoral vote tally of 332 to Mitt Romney’s 206.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

First Read: Obama Faces Tough Choices, GOP Has Major Brand Problem

First Read: Obama Faces Tough Choices, GOP Has Major Brand Problem

Now that the afterglow of his reelection victory has faded, President Barack Obama is getting back to work in Washington on Thursday — and has the daunting challenge of the imminent fiscal cliff to contend with,...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Decision 2016: Will Hillary Clinton, Marco Rubio Run?

Decision 2016: Will Hillary Clinton, Marco Rubio Run?

Political insiders are laying odds on the next round of contenders.

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”...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

Election Results

Election Results

Check the latest results for all the local and national races in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012

Axelrod: There Were a Lot of Tears Flowing

Axelrod: There Were a Lot of Tears Flowing

Between the time Tuesday's presidential race was called and the time Barack Obama took the stage in Chicago to accept his victory, the president made and received two very important phone calls.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Women Win Record Number of Seats in Congress

Women Win Record Number of Seats in Congress

A record number of women were elected to Congress Tuesday night.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Romney Faces Future as Private Citizen

Romney Faces Future as Private Citizen

After a six-year quest to lead the United States, Romney must return to life as a private citizen.

Top Stories
2-Year-Old Killed in NY House Fire That Hurt More Than 20
2-Year-Old Killed in NY House Fire That Hurt More Than 20

A 2-year-old boy was killed and his mother was critically hurt after a fire tore through their Hudson Valley home on Friday morning and injured more than 20 people, police said.

Tri-State Shoppers Fill Stores for Black Friday Deals
Tri-State Shoppers Fill Stores for Black Friday Deals

Shoppers have braved the pre-dawn chill to hit stores across the tri-state on Black Friday for big bargains and deep discounts.

10 Crucial Tips for Black Friday, Cyber Monday Shoppers
10 Crucial Tips for Black Friday, Cyber Monday Shoppers

Everyone knows Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals sometimes seem too good to be true. Sometimes they are.

Inspiring Stories of Hope
Inspiring Stories of Hope

Declan, Sean, Addison and Hayden – four kids tackling cancer.

At Least 235 Killed, 109 Injured in Egypt Mosque Attack
At Least 235 Killed, 109 Injured in Egypt Mosque Attack

Militants attacked a crowded mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives, spraying worshippers with gunfire and killing at least 235 people in the deadliest ever attack by Islamic...

Hunter Mistakes Woman for Deer, Shoots and Kills Her: Police
Hunter Mistakes Woman for Deer, Shoots and Kills Her: Police

A woman was accidentally shot to death by a hunter who mistook her for a deer while she was walking her dogs in a rural field Upstate, authorities say.