US election 2012
The Republican candidate was gracious at the end, but couldn't help looking a bit sad at his defeat.
The US president owes his victory to his political machine, not his campaign strategy.
The tycoon is not a gracious loser.
"I believe we can seize this future together because we are not as divided as our politics suggests."
US president wins decisive re-election after securing key swing states.
The legitimacy of the election result in New Jersey will be undermined as residents are still struggling to cope with the damage and devastation of SuperStorm Sandy.
Nicky Woolf liveblogs the result of the 2012 presidential election.
Your guide to the American election: when each state declares, who is likely to win it, and what kind of hot dogs you need.
The opinion polls have hardened in favour of the President in the last days of the campaign.
The sleepy town at the heart of the battleground state goes to the polls today.