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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, Nov 27, 2012

Obama: "The Best Is Yet to Come"

Obama: "The Best Is Yet to Come"

President Barack Obama won a second term on Tuesday, emerging from a long, punishing campaign with a new mandate to lead a divided and anxious nation. "Tonight in this election, you, the American people...

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

The color of the two pools at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Center has been a...View gallery

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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.

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012
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By Karen Franklin

Road to the White House

It's go time and with the 2012 presidential campaigns comes to a close, president...View gallery

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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,...

Monday, Nov 5, 2012

The Politics of Social Media

The Politics of Social Media

During this election season, 20% of all Facebook users are dumping friends because of their frequent political posts.

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”...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2012

Few Women Represent Pa., NJ, Del.

Few Women Represent Pa., NJ, Del.

Men continue to dominate most state-wide and federal offices after an Election Day with few Delaware Valley female winners.

Top Stories
Wintry Mix to Hit Parts of Area and Cause Messy Mon. Commute

Wintry Mix to Hit Parts of Area and Cause Messy Mon. Commute

A wintry mix is expected to hit parts of the region overnight into the early morning Monday and could cause a messy situation on the roads.

Green Party to Bring Pennsylvania Recount to Federal Court

Green Party to Bring Pennsylvania Recount to Federal Court

Hours after the Green Party dropped a state court case seeking a recount of Pennsylvania's Nov. 8 presidential election results, it said late Saturday night that it'll go to federal court instead

Foam Floods Street, Power Goes Out After Reported Explosion

Foam Floods Street, Power Goes Out After Reported Explosion

A Center City street was flooded with foam while over 2,000 customers lost power following a reported explosion at a PECO power substation.

Penn State Rallies to Beat Wisconsin and Win Big Ten Title

Penn State Rallies to Beat Wisconsin and Win Big Ten Title

Penn State got bullied a bit Saturday, but never gave up its lunch money.

24 Killed, Death Toll Expected to Climb After Oakland Fire

24 Killed, Death Toll Expected to Climb After Oakland Fire

Sheriff's officials confirmed early Sunday morning that people 24 were killed Friday in a horrific Oakland warehouse blaze that has since been deemed one of the country’s deadliest structure fires.

NJ Poinsettia Crop Down, but Still a Major Holiday Seller

NJ Poinsettia Crop Down, but Still a Major Holiday Seller

While not ranking up there with other Garden State fruits and vegetables in terms of sales, the poinsettia has become an important crop in New Jersey's $1 billion a year agriculture industry.