US midterm elections live: Donald Trump's Attorney General Jeff Sessions ...

As a result, both sides claimed victory. Democrats pointed to suburban seats turning blue as proof that Mr Trump's heated rhetoric on illegal immigration was putting off female voters. Republicans said successes in states that the president won two ...

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