Latest updates

Backwards commute: Car escapes traffic by driving in reverse
Video footage captures an SUV in Ohio exiting a busy highway in reverse - but the driver kept going.
Shoreham teen fundraising for American trip to prolong life
Bradley Harrison hopes he will be given help for heart and lung disease in the USA.
Officer treated for overdose after inhaling unknown powder
An Ohio officer was treated for an overdose after he inhaled an unknown powder during an arrest.
Terrifying moment Ohio cop is dragged by drug suspect's car
A Cleveland police officer found himself in a life-threatening situation when the car he pulled over took off.
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Projected for Trump

State projected at: 22:23 EST (03:23 GMT)

18 electoral votes

Congress

Senate
2 seats, 1 up for election

Republican Rob Portman has been re-elected, defeating Democrat Ted Strickland. The other seat is held by Democrat Sherrod Brown.

Democrats

1 seat
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.

Elected senator

Rob Portman

Rob Portman

Republican

House of Representatives
16 seats, all up for election

Democrats

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

Republicans

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

Independents

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