Americans hit the polls to choose the next president.
Nov. 6, 2012 Poll worker Lloyd Edwards, right, assists voters with the help of a flashlight in a makeshift tent set up as a polling place at Scholars' Academy in the Rockaway neighborhood in the Queens borough of New York City. The Rockaway section of Queens was one of areas hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy. Many voters in New York and New Jersey are voting at alternate locations because of the destruction. Mario Tama/GETTY IMAGES Buy Photo