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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149 Schools at Risk for Chemical Catastrophe: Report

149 Schools at Risk for Chemical Catastrophe: Report

Your child could be going to school close to a potential chemical catastrophe, according to a new report by the nonprofit Center for Effective Government.

New Developments in Case of U.S. Marine Jailed in Mexico

New Developments in Case of U.S. Marine Jailed in Mexico

The defense attorney for a U.S. Marine reservist jailed near Tecate hopes new developments in Mexican federal court could mean his client will soon go free.

Captain of USS Boxer Relieved of Duty

Captain of USS Boxer Relieved of Duty

The captain of San Diego-based USS Boxer has been relieved of duty, just three months after assuming command, according to the U.S. Navy.

Ax-Wielding Teen Caught in Canyon

Ax-Wielding Teen Caught in Canyon

A 15-year-old boy with an ax prompted a manhunt Tuesday in Scripps Ranch.

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

The first confirmed case of Ebola in the United States immediately sparked concerns about who may have been exposed, and helped shed light on how the potentially deadly virus is, and isn't,

SDUSD Has Trouble Getting Rid of Armored Vehicle

SDUSD Has Trouble Getting Rid of Armored Vehicle

San Diego’s largest school district has announced it will return a controversial armored vehicle, but it’s not that simple.