1. The Empire State Building began the evening lit up in red, white, and blue…
CNN rigged the top of the skyscraper to display election results throughout the night. The spire was lit red for Romney victories and blue for Obama.
2. And ended the night in all blue.
3. Here’s a GIF of the transformation…
- Two bomb attacks in the central Nigerian city of Jos have killed at least 44 people.
- Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has resigned following an overwhelming "no" vote on new austerity measures tied to further bailout funds. The country's future in the eurozone is uncertain.
- The U.S. defeated Japan 5-2 in Vancouver in the final match of the FIFA Women's World Cup. It was the highest scoring final in the history of the tournament ⚽️