November 6, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

President Barack Obama is projected to win a second term, MSN News reports.

Obama jumped to the front of the race with a major win in the battleground state of Ohio, securing 18 electoral votes.

The incumbent president is now projected to hold enough Electoral College votes to win the White House.

Here’s how it shaped up for the candidates.

Obama, Romney look for edge as campaign nears end

November 5, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

President Barack Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney embarked Saturday on the final stretch of their long, grinding presidential campaign, making their closing arguments in the handful of battleground states that will decide the outcome of a tight race going down to the wire.

National opinion polls showed a race for the popular vote in tomorrow’s election so close that only a statistically insignificant point or two separated the two rivals.

Vice Presidential Debate: Who Got Their Facts Straight?

October 12, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

Vice President Joe Biden has mangled a heaping helping of facts over the years. Despite being newer to presidential-campaign politics, Republican Paul Ryan has already earned something of a reputation for taking flying leaps past reality.

How’d they do Thursday night?