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 people...

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 daughters,"...

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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Northeast Blizzard: What You Should Know

Northeast Blizzard: What You Should Know

A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding coastal eastern Long Island into Maine with high winds and heavy snow, but it failed to live up to the hype in big cities...

Doctors to Strike, Protest UCSD Labor Practices

Doctors to Strike, Protest UCSD Labor Practices

A statewide strike of doctors at all the UC systems, including UC San Diego, is set to happen on Tuesday, the first time such a strike has occurred in 25 years.

Mom Says She Drowned Boy to Save Him From Dad

Mom Says She Drowned Boy to Save Him From Dad

An Oceanside mother said she tried to drown her 21-month-old son three times, succeeding on the third attempt, to save him from his allegedly pedophiliac father, according to a police recording played in...

FAA: Ferris Wheel May Be Hazard to Air Traffic

FAA: Ferris Wheel May Be Hazard to Air Traffic

A report released Friday by the Federal Aviation Administration states that the giant Ferris wheel proposed along the Embarcadero could be a hazard to flights in and out of San Diego.

1 Shot in Armed Robbery at Vista Restaurant

1 Shot in Armed Robbery at Vista Restaurant

One person was shot when an armed robber held up a Vista restaurant Monday evening.

Teen Bitten By Rattlesnake Pulled It Off Leg

Teen Bitten By Rattlesnake Pulled It Off Leg

A 15-year-old boy bitten by a rattlesnake kept his cool, handling the snake and getting out of the area without panicking, his proud parents told NBC 7 Monday.