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Hillary Clinton concedes presidential race

Clinton, who lost the election to Donald Trump, delivered remarks to staff and supporters in New York Wednesday morning.


//[1].jpg Donald Trump?s victory shows a fierce thirst for change in US

Trump redrew the electoral map in the way that he said he was going to, winning over white working class voters who have felt abandoned.

// Why Trump did better ? and Clinton worse ? than expected

Donald Trump performed well with several demographics that helped drive him to a better-than-expected showing.

// Paul Ryan says Donald Trump has a mandate

?This is the kind of unified Republican government that we set out to deliver,? the House speaker said.

// US markets moderate losses after overnight volatility over election

News of Donald Trump?s win is bound to reverberate in the markets for days.

ground game

// The most stunned of all by Donald Trump?s win

A movement beat the system. And it defeated the Ground Game.


Michael A. Cohen

// I was wrong about America

I steadfastly refused to believe that Americans were capable of making the tragic decision of electing Donald Trump.

Renée Graham

// Taking America back ? but to what?

Hate trumped love, logic, and common decency when Donald Trump won the election.

// Editorial cartoon: America decides on Trump

The nation orders up a plate of hate.


// After this divisive election, it?s time for dialogue

We need to shut off Twitter, close Facebook, and have a serious talk.

// The Latest: House Speaker Ryan calls for unity

The Associated Press has not yet declared a winner in the race.

Hillary Clinton addresses her staff and supporters about the results of the U.S. election as former U.S. President Bill Clinton applauds at a hotel in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria


Hillary Clinton publicly conceded the 2016 race in a speech Wednesday morning.

Donald Trump defied the polls and won Election 2016.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Donald Trump defied the polls and won Election 2016.

Trump stunned Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in battleground states.

Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff

Trump stunned Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in battleground states.

U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton?s campaign chairman John Podesta walks off the stage after addressing supporters at the election night rally in New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY


Clinton?s campaign chairman John Podesta walked off stage after addressing supporters at an Election Night rally.

Keith Bedford/Globe Staff

Supporters of Hillary Clinton watched as election projections were announced in New York.

New York, NY -- 11/8/2016 - A Trump supporter reacts as Ohio is called for Donald Trump at Donald Trump's Election Night event at the New York Hilton Midtown. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: 09trumphq Reporter:

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A supporter reacted as Ohio was called for Donald Trump.

Data source: AP

Local races and reaction

// What you need to know about Mass. marijuana legalization

Massachusetts voters approved legalizing marijuana for recreational use on Nov. 8.

// After losses on Mass. ballot questions, big challenges for Baker

The governor led the fight for expanded charter schools and opposed the push to legalize marijuana. He came up short on both.

// Tom Brady?s done talking politics, per Gisele Bundchen?s order

?I talked to my wife, she says I can?t talk about politics any more,? Brady said at a Wednesday news conference.

// Belichick says Trump letter strictly a matter of friendship

The Patriots coach met the media for the first time and said his note to the president-elect was not politically motivated.


Massachusetts Ballot questions, 4 - Legalize Marijuana?





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Massachusetts Ballot questions, 2 - Expand Charter Schools?





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New Hampshire US Senate?

Maggie Hassan


Kelly Ayotte


Aaron Day


Brian Chabot


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Massachusetts Ballot questions, 3 - Improve Farm Animal Confines?





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Massachusetts Ballot questions, 1 - Expand Slot Machine Gaming?





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The Big Picture

Braintree-11/08/2016- Trump supporter Virginia Greiman cheers as Wisconsin goes to Trump as she watched the election results on a giant tv at an election night party for Donald Trump held at the F1 indoor car racetrack ballroom. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff (metro)

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Election Day 2016

Americans headed to the polls Tuesday across the nation.

Ground Game

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// The election that was always about Obama vs. Trump

In many ways, this race was never about Trump versus his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.