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Visually impaired man rescued from oncoming train by passengers
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'Boys at our school were ranking us on our looks'

These students fought back against the "toxic" culture in their school.
Nicola Schmidt and her friends found out that the boys in their high school class had made a list, ranking and rating them on their looks. They felt hurt and uncomfortable but decided not to let the issue go, and instead vowed to change the 'toxic' culture that had created the list. 

(Photo: Nicola and her friends from the Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School in Maryland. Credit: Hollie Schwartz)
Clinton

Projected for Clinton

State projected at: 20:00 EST (01:00 GMT)

10 electoral votes

Congress

Senate
2 seats, 1 up for election

Democrat Chris Van Hollen has defeated Republican Kathy Szeliga, to replace Democrat Barbara Mikulski, who is stepping down. The other seat is held by Democrat Ben Cardin.

Democrats

2 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Republicans

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Independents

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Elected senator

Chris Van Hollen

Chris Van Hollen

Democrat

House of Representatives
8 seats, all up for election

Democrats

7 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Republicans

1 seat
Change: (no change) since the last election.

Independents

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.