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After A Resounding GOP Victory, 6 Tidbits That Tell The Story

The midterms marked a drubbing for Democrats. Republicans picked up at least seven Senate seats, wresting control of the chamber and setting up a divided government for at least the next two years.

GMO Labeling: Colorado Voters Reject Food Measure; Maui Voters Approve

While more than half of U.S. states have contemplated similar GMO legislation, the only one that has come close to requiring a label is Vermont.

Fight For The Senate: Republicans Take Control, Adding 7 Seats

The Republicans will control both chambers of Congress next year. And in Virginia, a race between Democratic incumbent Mark Warner and Republican Ed Gillespie is coming down to the wire.

Marijuana Votes: Oregon And D.C. Legalize; Florida Says No To Medical

Florida's medical marijuana ballot measure fell short of the 60 percent approval required. Oregon voters approved Measure 91, allowing legalization. Alaska also has a legalization ballot measure.

What Makes Kenya's Marathon Runners The World's Best?

Kenyan distance runners won both the men's and women's divisions of Sunday's New York City Marathon. A Harvard evolutionary biologist suggests some possible reasons why.

Incumbents Who Lost Seats Tonight

We track all the incumbents who lost the midterm election.

Americana: Hot Dogs, Apple Pie And Football?

Commentator Frank Deford explains why he thinks football has a better claim on being America's national pastime than baseball.

New England Electricity Prices Spike As Gas Pipelines Lag

Consumers in the region are in for a shock this winter. Electricity rates there are set to jump as much as 50 percent for some customers as New England awaits the construction of more gas pipelines.

Brian Kemp is re-elected State Secretary of state.

Republicans Win Major State Offices While Voters Say Yes to Amendments

Republicans won the secretary of state and school superintendent races while voters adopted constitutional amendments.

U.S. Senator elect David Perdue.

Perdue, Deal Clinch Races Avoiding Runoff

Businessman David Perdue has kept Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat in GOP hands while Governor Nathan Deal was elected to another term.