WNEW’s Election Watch 2012

Voters wait in long line at Veterans Plaza in Silver Spring, Md. (Photo Credit: Gregg Micklos/WNEW)

Long Lines Form With Early Voting Underway In Maryland

Early voting is underway in Maryland. Voters can cast their ballots early now through Thursday.


Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Bark speaks with American soldiers of the 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command during a joint exercise drill with the Israeli army near Jerusalem, on Oct. 23 2012. (credit: MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

US, Israel Hold Largest-Ever Joint Military Drill

The U.S. and Israel simulated rocket attacks during their largest-ever joint military drill Wednesday, just as as real ones fired from Gaza exploded in southern Israel.


President Barack Obama looks on as former President Bill Clinton speaks at the Clinton Global Initiative meeting on Sept. 25, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Another Clinton Push? Obama To Campaign With Former President

President Barack Obama and Bill Clinton will campaign together Monday, opening the final full week before Election Day with a three-state battleground blitz.


President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign rally on Oct. 23, 2012 at Triangle Park in Dayton, Ohio. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Senate Has ‘All Kinds Of Crazy Rules’ That Make It Tough To Get Things Done

President Barack Obama says Democrats have a good chance of keeping control of the Senate, but will face a tougher time taking over the House from Republicans.


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Obama Campaign: Mourdock Rape Comment ‘Outrageous’

President Barack Obama’s campaign says a Republican Senate candidate’s comments about rape are a reminder that Mitt Romney and a GOP-led Congress would feel women shouldn’t be able to make choices about their health care.


Clint Eastwood (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Clint Eastwood Stars in TV Ad Supporting Mitt Romney

Clint Eastwood is starring in a new ad to support Republican Mitt Romney’s election to the White House.


Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney hold a campaign rally at Red Rock Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colo., on Oct. 23, 2012. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney: Obama ‘Reduced To Try To Defend Characters On Sesame Street’

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Tuesday rallied thousands of supporters at the majestic Red Rocks Amphitheatre, casting his bid as a candidacy on the upswing and saying Democratic President Barack Obama’s bid is waning.


File photo of an American naval ship. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Naval Officer: Expect To See Lasers On Ships Within 2 Years

Expect to see the Navy using lasers on ships within the next couple of years.


President Barack Obama debates with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University on Oct. 22, 2012 in Boca Raton, Fla. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama Calls Apology Tour Accusation ‘Biggest Whopper’ Of Campaign

President Barack Obama is pushing back on rival Mitt Romney’s suggestion that the president has apologized for the United States on the world stage. Obama called the accusation the “biggest whopper” of the campaign.


Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks during a debate with U.S. President Barack Obama as moderator Bob Schieffer of CBS looks on at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University on Oct. 22, 2012 in Boca Raton, Fla. (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Romney: ‘I’m Not Going To Wear Rose-Colored Glasses When It Comes To Russia’

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney talked tough about Russian President Vladimir Putin during Monday night’s president debate.