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

Nov 19, 2012

Brian Bilbray Concedes in 52nd District Race

Brian Bilbray Concedes in 52nd District Race

Brian Bilbray officially conceded Friday in his race for the 52nd District Congressional seat.

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...

Nov 12, 2012

Filner's New Opponent: the Clock

Filner's New Opponent: the Clock

Mayor-elect Bob Filner will take office Dec. 3, a day before the county registrar of voters is even required to certify votes to elect him.

Nov 7, 2012

Romney: I Pray Obama Will Be Successful

Romney: I Pray Obama Will Be Successful

Gov. Mitt Romney called the president to concede, and prayed for the well-being of the U.S. and President Barack Obama."I wish all of them well, particularly the president, the first lady and their...

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.

Nov 9, 2012

Results for Untallied Ballots Trickle In

Results for Untallied Ballots Trickle In

The election may be over, but there are still hundreds of thousands of ballots left to count in San Diego.

Nov 9, 2012

Nancy Pelosi's Future As Minority Leader Uncertain

Nancy Pelosi's Future As Minority Leader Uncertain

Nancy Pelosi won reelection to Congress on Tuesday, but not much else is certain.

Nov 9, 2012

Could Romney Permanently Move to San Diego?

Could Romney Permanently Move to San Diego?

Questions about the former presidential candidate’s future are swirling, including whether that future means a more permanent presence in San Diego.

Nov 12, 2012

Peters Widens Lead for 52nd Congressional Dist.

Peters Widens Lead for 52nd Congressional Dist.

Port Commissioner Scott Peters has maintained a growing lead over U.S. Representative Brian Bilbray in the battle to represent the 52nd Congressional District.

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,...

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Plane Crash Hero Recounts Fiery Rescue

Plane Crash Hero Recounts Fiery Rescue

A Good Samaritan who rushed to the aid of two people after a small airplane crashed in a Kearny Mesa parking lot said he reacted quickly because he wasn’t about to watch two people die before his eyes.

Realtor Used Code Words to Plan Sex With Girl, 13

Realtor Used Code Words to Plan Sex With Girl, 13

A San Diego realtor admitted to paying for sex with a 13-year-old girl, using “bookstore” and “library” as code words to arrange meet-ups, according to his plea agreement released Thursday.

2 Dead in East County Boat Accident

2 Dead in East County Boat Accident

Two people are dead after a boating accident at El Capitan Reservoir in San Diego's East County, according to San Diego County Sheriff's officials.

What Chelsea King's Killer Looks Like Now

What Chelsea King's Killer Looks Like Now

The man whose face – and scowl – San Diegans will forever remember in connection to the murders of two teens looks different these days – a stark contrast to his appearance in 2010.

Amended Lawsuit: Zahau Beaten, Pushed Off Balcony

Amended Lawsuit: Zahau Beaten, Pushed Off Balcony

A $10 million civil lawsuit claiming Rebecca Zahau’s death was a murder, not a suicide, has been amended to allege that three people conspired to kill her, beating, gagging and strangling Zahau before...

Man Denies Creating Phony Fundraiser in Slain Officer's Name

Man Denies Creating Phony Fundraiser in Slain Officer's Name

The Escondido man suspected of using a police officer’s death to create a bogus fundraising website has pleaded not guilty to charges against him.