Presidential elections usually involve sporadic voting problems, such as machines not working properly. GOP Senate candidates fended off Democratic challengers in key states, including North Carolina, Indiana and Wisconsin.
Ahead of the election, there was anxiety over whether voters would face problems.
Five US states began voting Tuesday at a critical juncture in the presidential race, with Hillary Clinton seeking a knockout against Bernie Sanders and Republican Donald Trump confident of extending his lead despite rivals joining forces against him. There were also concerns about hackers disrupting election systems.
President Obama also commented on Mr Trump's speech, saying that being an American came before being a Democrat or a Republican.
Trump deputy campaign manager David Bossie downplayed the impact of increased Hispanic participation, telling reporters on a conference call, "We feel that we're going to get a good share of those votes". Love each other and support each other, because we are all we have right now.
House Speaker Paul Ryan, a reluctant Trump supporter, called the businessman earlier in the evening to congratulate him, according to a Ryan spokeswoman.
Many were inspired by a Facebook group called Pantsuit Nation that has more than 2 million members. Now, more than ever, people need to fight for what they believe in.
"Years from today, when your kids and grandkids ask you what you did in 2016 when everything was on the line, you'll be able to say you voted for a stronger, fairer, better America", she said in North Carolina.
New Yorker Denise Shull tried to buy a white pantsuit on Amazon, but they were sold out.
In 1978, she became the first lady of Arkansas when Clinton won the governor's race.
After Mr Clinton was elected USA president in 1993, Mrs Clinton used her role as first lady to campaign for women's rights and universal healthcare.
Exit polls underscored the fractures: Women nationwide supported Clinton by a double-digit margin, while men were significantly more likely to back Trump.
But, even with all that data to consider and the myriad methods networks employ to predict this election's outcome, as of November 7 The Los Angeles Times reports that recent polls show that the results are leaning in Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton's favor.
"I'm so glad it's over", said Ramiro Wires, a 50-year-old homemaker from Indianapolis, who voted for Clinton.
Schultz said sexism is part of the story of this election. He wore dark, casual clothes and a baseball cap, and carried a pair of high-top athletic shoes.
The former president said that it would be presumptive to assume a November win, but officials for his foundation say that talks about protocol changes have been ongoing since February.
Obama started the Election Day tradition during the 2008 presidential campaign.
Kaine and his friends try to meet every Tuesday at the diner, a few miles from his home. Please see our terms of service for more information. In overnight trading, S&P 500 index futures fell 5 per cent to hit their so-called limit down levels, indicating they would not be permitted to trade any lower until regular United States stock market hours on Wednesday. Trump said in an interview with Rolling Stone in 2015.
Clinton has denounced Trump for calling some Mexican immigrants "rapists" and promoting a ban on Muslims entering the USA, and for a long line of remarks about women that culminated in an audio in which he bragged about grabbing their genitals. After the ISIS attacks in Paris, France in November 2015, Trump even suggested banning all muslims from entering the U.S. - a very scary suggestion, even more so now that the man is our president elect.