Americans thronged polling booths on the much-awaited day of the US presidential elections on November 8
Astronaut Shane Kimbrough was the lone American astronaut in outer space has cast his vote from the International Space Station. His electronic ballot was emailed to him.
The elections kicked off with people casting their votes in a tiny village in New Hampshire at the stroke of midnight. In pic: A man casts his vote in the state's Dixville Notch which has symbolically had the honour of launching voting since 1960.