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Trump rips Republicans who defied him, threatens to retaliate over Dem investigations

President Donald Trump reacts as reporters raise their hands to ask questions during a news conference in the East Room of the White House, Nov. 7, 2018, in Washington. Evan Vucci/AP By MERIDITH MCGRAW, JUSTIN ODOM AND BILL HUTCHINSON ABC News – President Donald Trump, in a fiery post-midterm press conference Wednesday, insisted he “stopped the blue wave,” referring to…

Midterm Election SC and National results

Columbia, S.C. (WOLO) – The Midterm Elections have ended, and the following are South Carolina and national results. For the full list of South Carolina results, click here. function insertJSScript(){var elec_css = document.createElement(‘link’);elec_css.rel = “stylesheet”;elec_css.href=”https://s.abcnews.com/assets/js/react/elections/build/static/css/main.css?v=60″;document.head.appendChild(elec_css);var elec_config_script = document.createElement(‘script’);elec_config_script.text =’window.abcnElectionConfig = {electionType: “general”,showMap: true,viewType: “national”,year: “2018”,mapType: “SenateMap”}’;document.head.appendChild(elec_config_script); var elec_script = document.createElement(‘script’); elec_script.src = ‘https://s.abcnews.com/assets/js/react/elections/build/static/js/main.js?v=60’;document.head.appendChild(elec_script);}insertJSScript();

Live national results for the Midterm Election

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Facebook blocks 115 accounts ahead of US midterms

Facebook logo is seen on an android mobile phone in front of a computer screen. LightRocket via Getty Images By KARMA ALLEN ABC News – Facebook has blocked 115 accounts on its platforms due to alleged “inauthentic behavior” ahead of the 2018 midterm elections on Tuesday. Facebook made the announcement in a statement Monday evening, saying it blocked 30 accounts…

Helicopter crash kills newlyweds

(photo: Madi Wagner Photography/ABC News) Uvalde County,  TX — (ABC News) — Investigators with the NTSB are still trying to determine what caused a helicopter carrying a newly married couple to crash into the side of a hill early Sunday morning. Officials say Will and Bailee Byler were leaving their wedding ceremony by helicopter in route to the San Antonio…

34 million Americans have already voted ahead of Tuesday’s midterm elections

WASHINGTON, D.C. (ABC NEWS) – A record number of Americans have voted ahead of Tuesday’s (11/6) midterm elections. 34 million people have already cast their ballots in what is shaping up to be a hotly contested midterm. Both republicans and democrats have heavy hitters out on the campaign trail to rally support in the final stretch. Watch the video above…