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 7, 2012

How Obama Won Four More Years

How Obama Won Four More Years

The president won the votes of racial minorities by a landslide — 93 percent of black, 73 percent of Asians and 71 percent of Latinos, up from 67 percent four years ago.

Nov 7, 2012

Elizabeth Warren: Win for Middle Class

Elizabeth Warren: Win for Middle Class

Elizabeth Warren took back Ted Kennedy's old Senate seat for Democrats after unseating Republican Sen. Scott Brown, helping her party hang onto its majority in the chamber and becoming the first woman...

Nov 7, 2012

Maine, Maryland Vote to Legalize Gay Marriage

Maine, Maryland Vote to Legalize Gay Marriage

Maine and Maryland made history Tuesday, approving gay marriage by popular vote, according to NBC News projections.

Nov 6, 2012

Obama Photo Most Retweeted Ever

Obama Photo Most Retweeted Ever

President Barack Obama's Election Night photo was just one of many memorable reactions on the social networks.

Nov 7, 2012

South Bay Election Results Explained

South Bay Election Results Explained

With most of the votes counted, an incumbent and a heavyweight South County Democrat are leading the races for two seats on the Chula Vista City Council.

Nov 7, 2012

Block to Senate, Maienschein to Assembly

Block to Senate, Maienschein to Assembly

In state politics voters cast their ballot in two important races shaping California's political future.

Nov 7, 2012

Watch: Full Obama Victory Speech

Watch: Full Obama Victory Speech

President Obama spoke to supporters in Chicago Tuesday after winning a second term in the White House.

Nov 7, 2012

Obama Thanks Michelle

Obama Thanks Michelle

Obama's victory speech included a heartfelt thank you to First Lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia.

Nov 6, 2012

2 Chula Vista City Council Seats Up For Grabs

2 Chula Vista City Council Seats Up For Grabs

Candidates are battling it out for two City Council seats in Chula Vista.

Nov 7, 2012

Amador Leads in Judicial Race

Amador Leads in Judicial Race

One of the most controversial races in San Diego this year is between an attorney and a prosecutor in the East County.

Top Stories
Back-in Parking to Start in Oceanside

Back-in Parking to Start in Oceanside

Starting this week, Mission Avenue in Oceanside will have the county’s first- ever back-in-only parking spots as a way to make the thoroughfare safer and slow down the pace of traffic, city officials say.

New Details in Deadly Boat Crash

New Details in Deadly Boat Crash

Police released new details Wednesday in the boating crash that left two young men dead at El Capitan Reservoir in San Diego’s East County.

Man Cited Riding Mobility Scooter

Man Cited Riding Mobility Scooter

A Mira Mesa man with a disability has taken his case for non-traditional mobility devices to trial.

"Jackass" Star Releases Video of SeaWorld Sign Prank

"Jackass" Star Releases Video of SeaWorld Sign Prank

A well-known reality television trickster is claiming responsibility for a prank that included changing the words on a SeaWorld exit sign along a San Diego freeway.

Ebola Patient Dr. Kent Brantly to Leave Hospital Today

Ebola Patient Dr. Kent Brantly to Leave Hospital Today

The American doctor who became infected with the Ebola virus while serving as a missionary in Africa will be released from an Atlanta hospital later today, the hospital announced early Thursday. Dr. Kent Brantly

Teen Accused in Cocos Fire Found Competent

Teen Accused in Cocos Fire Found Competent

A teenage girl accused of starting north San Diego’s devastating Cocos Fire is competent to stand trial, a judge ruled on Wednesday.