Edition:
United States
Pictures | Mon Nov 5, 2012 | 5:53pm EST

Obama has slight edge over Romney day before election

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at an election campaign rally in Madison, Wisconsin, November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at an election campaign rally in Madison, Wisconsin, November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at an election campaign rally in Madison, Wisconsin, November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Close
1 / 4
U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Columbus, Ohio, November 5, 2012, on the eve of the U.S. presidential elections. REUTERS/Jason Reed

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Columbus, Ohio, November 5, 2012, on the eve of the U.S. presidential elections. REUTERS/Jason Reed

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Columbus, Ohio, November 5, 2012, on the eve of the U.S. presidential elections. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Close
2 / 4
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney greets audience members at a campaign rally at the airport in Lynchburg, Virginia November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney greets audience members at a campaign rally at the airport in Lynchburg, Virginia November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney greets audience members at a campaign rally at the airport in Lynchburg, Virginia November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Close
3 / 4
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney waves to the crowd at the conclusion of a campaign rally at the airport in Lynchburg, Virginia November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney waves to the crowd at the conclusion of a campaign rally at the airport in Lynchburg, Virginia November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney waves to the crowd at the conclusion of a campaign rally at the airport in Lynchburg, Virginia November 5, 2012. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Close
4 / 4

Next Slideshows

New Yorkers will be allowed to vote in any polling place: governor

(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday New Yorkers affected by superstorm Sandy will be allowed to vote in Tuesday's U.S. election in any...

Nov 05 2012

White House race a nail-biter in four pivotal states: Reuters/Ipsos poll

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House race between U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney remained a cliffhanger in four critical...

Nov 05 2012

California watchdog only half-way to bottom of Arizona donation

SAN FRANCISCO, California (Reuters) - An Arizona-based nonprofit group that gave $11 million to two ballot proposition campaigns in California was forced by...

Nov 05 2012

Late rallies target tiny pool of voters in campaign

FAIRFAX, Virginia (Reuters) - Presidential elections typically end with a flurry of late rallies, as candidates hopscotch across the country to make last-minute...

Nov 05 2012

MORE IN PICTURES

Countdown to German election

Countdown to German election

On the campaign trail as Germans prepare to go to the polls.

Milan Fashion Week

Milan Fashion Week

Backstage and collection highlights from Milan.

London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week

Backstage and collection highlights from London.

Hurricane Maria slams Caribbean

Hurricane Maria slams Caribbean

Hurricane Maria is the second major storm to hit the Caribbean this month.

Hurricane Maria slams Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria slams Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria slams into Puerto Rico as the strongest storm to hit the U.S. territory in nearly 90 years.

Inside the U.N. General Assembly

Inside the U.N. General Assembly

World leaders from 193 member states gather for the global body's annual meeting.

Earthquake rattles Mexico City

Earthquake rattles Mexico City

Desperate rescue workers scramble through rubble for survivors after the country's most lethal earthquake in a generation.

Russian war games rattle West

Russian war games rattle West

Russia's biggest war games since 2013 have the West looking on nervously.

Today in Sports

Today in Sports

Our top sports photography of the day.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast