As it happened: Donald Trump elected president of the United States

The results are in and Donald Trump is the president-elect of the United States.

The numbers came as a surprise as Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton was leading in the polls heading into election day.

WATCH: Gallery of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton videos leading up to the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Watch’s live U.S. election coverage in the player above as results continue to roll in from across the United States.

In the live blog below, you can see our U.S. election coverage as it happened.

You can see the latest live results here on 


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