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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

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 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, 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,...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012
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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

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.

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

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.

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.

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Man Shot, Killed While Standing With Son Outside Building

Man Shot, Killed While Standing With Son Outside Building

A man was shot and killed while he was standing with his son outside a community center in the Mantua section of Philadelphia Wednesday night.

Murder Charge Dropped Against Mom of Girl Killed by Gunshot

Murder Charge Dropped Against Mom of Girl Killed by Gunshot

A judge has dropped a third-degree murder charge against a woman whose four-year-old daughter died of a shot from a gun police said the child found in the closet of their north Philadelphia home.

Man Drowns While Trying to Swim Across Del. River: Officials

Man Drowns While Trying to Swim Across Del. River: Officials

A man drowned after he tried to swim across the Delaware River Wednesday, according to investigators.

Montgomery County Man Drowns Off Coast of Maryland

Montgomery County Man Drowns Off Coast of Maryland

A Montgomery County man drowned off the coast of Maryland Tuesday while swimming with his son, according to officials.

Dispute Over Border Wall Clouds Trump's Mexico Visit

Dispute Over Border Wall Clouds Trump's Mexico Visit

On Mexican soil for the first time as the Republican presidential nominee, a firm but measured Donald Trump defended the right of the United States to build a massive border wall along its southern flank...

Local Food Truck to Compete in National Competition

Local Food Truck to Compete in National Competition

About 50 food trucks from across the United States will go head to head in a local bakery company's national competition, and only one operator from the Philadelphia region has been chosen to compete.