U.S. election live: Ongoing coverage as votes are counted

US election: President-elect Biden, VP-elect Harris addresses the nation following win

The long U.S. election campaign has come to an end as millions of Americans took to the polls Tuesday to either re-elect Donald Trump or choose Joe Biden as the next president of the United States.

But that doesn’t mean it’s over. Despite a victory speech from Trump, neither the president nor Biden has yet to clinch the 270 electoral votes needed to claim a presidential win as of Friday morning.

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You can also see live, real-time results from the U.S. election here, as well as keep track of state-by-state results and see who gets control of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate.

Want to know more about the Electoral College and why each candidate is vying for at least 270 of the previous 538 seats? We’ve got a detailed explainer on the Electoral College to help you.

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Our live blog below will also provide up-to-the-minute updates from all of our reporters covering the U.S. election.

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