Tens of millions of Americans have flocked to the polls today in one of the largest democratic exercises anywhere in the world.
After a lengthy presidential campaign that, at times, has stirred up controversy and heated debate, Americans have been voting in their millions.
1. Scottsdale, Arizona
People wait in line to vote at a polling place at the Scottsdale Plaza Shopping Center, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Photo: OLIVIER TOURON
Arizona could be a key swing state in an election amounting to a referendum on Donald Trump's uniquely brash and bruising presidency. Photo: OLIVIER TOURON
3. Nervous international investors
An Employee of a foreign exchange trading company observes the US presidential elections as a news channel shows portraits of candidates Donald Trump (R) and Joe Biden, in Tokyo on November 4, 2020. Photo: PHILIP FONG
4. Tempe History Museum
Campaign signs are seen in the grass as people wait in line to vote outside a polling place at Tempe History Museum, in Tempe, Arizona. Photo: OLIVIER TOURON