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

Sweetwater School Board Race Results

Sweetwater School Board Race Results

In the embattled Sweetwater district, six candidates are striving for two seats on a South County high school district board that manages a $320 million budget and 41,000 students.

Nov 7, 2012

Handful of Votes Determine 52nd Seat

Handful of Votes Determine 52nd Seat

About a dozen votes separate the two men vying for the newly-drawn 52nd Congressional District.

Nov 7, 2012

Sen. Dianne Feinstein Wins 4th Term

Sen. Dianne Feinstein Wins 4th Term

It came as no surprise, but Dianne Feinstein was re-elected Tuesday to her fourth sixth-term seat as U.S. senator representing California.

Nov 6, 2012

Campaign's Top Moments

Campaign's Top Moments

After many months, countless attack ads and nearly $2 billion raised and spent, the presidential campaign is finally coming to a close. Here's a look at the top moments.

Nov 9, 2012

Record Number of Voters at Registrar's Office

Record Number of Voters at Registrar's Office

A record number of San Diegans cast their ballots at the San Diego County Registrar's Office.

Nov 7, 2012

Slight Lead for Roberts in County Supervisor Race

Slight Lead for Roberts in County Supervisor Race

It doesn’t happen often, but there’s an open seat to represent San Diego County’s third district, and two starkly different candidates vying to fill it.

Nov 6, 2012

Nearly a Dozen School Bond Measures on Ballot

Nearly a Dozen School Bond Measures on Ballot

At least nine financially strapped school districts in San Diego County plan to appeal to voters with bond measures this November.

Nov 7, 2012

GOP Keeps House Majority

GOP Keeps House Majority

Republicans are projected to hold onto the majority they won in the U.S. House two years ago, NBC News reported, projecting the GOP to hang onto 238 seats to the Democrats' 197, after entering the night...

Nov 7, 2012

Elizabeth Warren Wins Mass. Senate Race

Elizabeth Warren Wins Mass. Senate Race

Elizabeth Warren took back a U.S. Senate seat in Massachusetts for Democrats after beating Republican Sen. Scott Brown, helping her party hang onto its majority in the chamber, according to NBC News projections....

Nov 6, 2012

Electoral College Map

Top Stories
Witness Heard "Multiple Explosions" Before Brown Field Fire

Witness Heard "Multiple Explosions" Before Brown Field Fire

An explosion inside a hangar at Brown Field started a fire Tuesday afternoon.

Cal Fire Fights Wildfires Near Barona Casino

Cal Fire Fights Wildfires Near Barona Casino

Cal Fire crews fought several spot wildfires reported along Wildcat Canyon Road.

Chula Vista Officer Faces Battery Charges

Chula Vista Officer Faces Battery Charges

A Chula Vista police officer faces four misdemeanor battery charges in connection to an altercation last month involving his girlfriend’s 16-year-old son.

Hiker Rescued in Lakeside

Hiker Rescued in Lakeside

An injured hiker was airlifted off of a remote trail at the end of Blue Sky Ranch Road early Tuesday.

Panda Cub "Mr. Wu" Turns 2

Panda Cub "Mr. Wu" Turns 2

Xiao Liwu, the San Diego Zoo's youngest giant panda, celebrated his second birthday Tuesday.

More Than a Third of Americans Facing Debt Collectors: Study

More Than a Third of Americans Facing Debt Collectors: Study

More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.