11/06/2012 09:58 am ET

November 2012 Elections: Photos From Decision Day In America

The November 2012 elections are finally here as voters in America head to the polls.

While the presidential contest dominates the headlines, Democrats are hoping to stop Republicans from retaking control of the Senate and to cut into GOP-control of the House.

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Below, scenes from Election Day across the country. Scroll down for a live blog of the latest 2012 news.

Election Day 2012