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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CEO Accused of Abusing Dog Resigns

CEO Accused of Abusing Dog Resigns

The CEO of Stamford, Conn.-based catering company Centerplate has resigned after he was caught on surveillance video abusing a Doberman puppy in an elevator.

Pedestrian Injured in Street Racing Crash

Pedestrian Injured in Street Racing Crash

Flying glass from the collision between a racing vehicle and a parked car injured a man walking nearby officials said.

Thieves Try to Burn Their Way to ATM Cash

Thieves Try to Burn Their Way to ATM Cash

Thieves have tried everything from hauling away ATMs to using sledgehammers but in Solana Beach, two thieves tried a torch to get to the cash.

Locals Survive Labor Day Boat Explosion

Locals Survive Labor Day Boat Explosion

Patrick McAllorum didn't just capture pictures of an explosive situation. He felt the blast.

Hot Air Balloon Lands in Carmel Valley Neighborhood

Hot Air Balloon Lands in Carmel Valley Neighborhood

Residents in Carmel Valley called 911 Monday evening as they watched a hot air balloon unexpectedly descend on their neighborhood.

Sex Assault Was Revenge for Eviction: Victim

Sex Assault Was Revenge for Eviction: Victim

A woman who was sexually assaulted as she slept in her Mission Hills bed claims the attack was payback from an angry, evicted roommate.