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 6, 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,...

Top Stories
Father, Infant Suffer Life-Threatening InjuriesAfter Crash

Father, Infant Suffer Life-Threatening InjuriesAfter Crash

The injuries are considered major trauma.

Eastbound I-8 Lanes Reopened After Police Activity

Eastbound I-8 Lanes Reopened After Police Activity

Police activity in El Cajon shut down two lanes of Interstate 8.

Rain, Snow Expected Until Monday Evening

Rain, Snow Expected Until Monday Evening

Several roads were closed due to flooding as rain fell across the county while higher elevations were blanketed in snowfall.

SD Veteran Almost Loses Life Protecting Friend

SD Veteran Almost Loses Life Protecting Friend

The attack happened on the same day San Diego Police released new crime data showing violent crime in several neighborhoods rose.

Kentucky Mom Convicted of Killing 5-Year-Old Son With Salt

Kentucky Mom Convicted of Killing 5-Year-Old Son With Salt

Lacey Spears, the Kentucky woman who authorities say force-fed her 5-year-old son salt through a stomach tube and reveled in the attention that a sickly child brought her, has been found guilty of murder in the...

Man Leads Deputies on Chase, Crashes Into Patrol Car: Sheriff

Man Leads Deputies on Chase, Crashes Into Patrol Car: Sheriff

The suspect was reportedly in a domestic violence dispute with his wife and told her he was willing to engage in a gun battle with law enforcement if he was contacted by them.