Civil rights groups said they were receiving complaints about intimidating behaviour at voting sites in Pennsylvania and Florida as supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and backers of Democrat Hillary Clinton went to cast their ballots.
Trump, meanwhile, filed a lawsuit in Nevada accusing a county clerk of keeping polls open too late on the last day of early voting.
Asked on Fox News if he would accept the election results, Trump continued to demur.
The Republican presidential nominee said: "We're going to see how things play out". The turnout was fueled largely by millennials (ages 25-34) that lead all age categories, officials said. The board of elections in Lebanon said it had repaired the machines, which were brought to their attention by voters who saw that their vote had been registered incorrectly by the touchscreen voting machine.
A recent report by the Leadership Conference Education Fund found that counties once protected by the Voting Rights Acts closed over 868 polling places before the 2016 election. Fort Bend County Elections Administrator John Oldham said the malfunctioning console was later replaced with a backup and voting resumed.
More than 50 patients at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles were able to vote from their hospital beds thanks to a volunteer program. She said they had a "good conversation".
"We'll make a mail run to make sure we get them all", Rains said.
The person providing assistance can not be the voter's employer, an agent of the employer or an officer or agent of the voter's union, Bryant said. The most frequently reported behavior includes shouting outside voting locations, conducting fake exit polls and putting signs or campaign literature in places that it's not supposed to be.
Both Trump and the Democratic nominee pegged their campaign fortunes to Florida. Officials with Election Protection said they had received about 63 reports of possible intimidation from callers in Pennsylvania. The question this year is whether problems will be widespread and indicate a pattern of fraud or voter intimidation.
"As a result, most voters generally do not need to show ID". That triggered concerns of misinformation among voters, election officials and poll workers. Voters have also registered complaints about voter identification CT, where the law says you can be asked to produce identification, but it's not required for you to cast your vote.
Voting rights advocates are urging state election officials nationwide to be on the lookout for efforts to intimidate and discriminate against minority voters in next month's general election. Of course, voter intimidation has also been reported at numerous polling sights across the country, adding to the stress and anxiety many voters are facing.
Clinton conceded to Trump in a phone call at about 2:30 a.m. but put off her concession speech until late Wednesday morning. Clinton won big in states that Democrats usually win and closed the gap in big states that Democrats usually lose.
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Upon leaving office Reno, a Florida native, unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2002 but lost in the Democratic party primary. She became the longest-serving attorney general of the 20th century and was at the centre of several political crises.
While the Electoral College votes only in December for the President, a projected victor is announced on election night. George W Bush won in Florida by just 537 votes, meaning he had more Electoral College votes and seized the White House.
Trump has also been highlighting tidbits of information from emails related to Clinton that were released by WikiLeaks. As is the case across the country, Clinton has more than doubled the amount of money that Trump has on the air here.
The NYPD is planning on deploying more than 5,000 police officers , more than double the number of any previous election night. The NYPD's mobile officers also will employ bomb detectors and bomb-sniffing canines throughout the day, officials said.
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He went 16 for 26 overall in his first 40-point performance after leading the National Basketball Association with 13 last season. After all, the Golden State playcaller is considered by most to be the greatest three-point shooter the game has ever seen.
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