His message of "Make America Great Again" apparently resonated with enough voters.
Anxiety spread at Election Day's end, even without a winner declared by the media. Then, Trump won.
The Human Rights Campaign is celebrating the defeat of the politician central to signing the loathed H.B. 2 in North Carolina.
Police in Asuza, Calif. said it was too early to determine a motive.
The House of Representatives remains under Republican control, but all the Democratic LGBT representatives were reelected.
Stephen Skinner, an out gay member of the House of Delegates, was trying to move up to the state Senate.
Here's a look at the mood in the historic neighborhood as people headed to the polls.