​Donald Trump wins the White House in a stunning upset

Via NBC News:

In a forceful rebuke of the American political establishment, Donald J. Trump on Tuesday was elected the 45th president of the United States. Trump, a businessman and celebrity who has never held elected office, scored stunning upsets in virtually every battleground state.

President Barack Obama, who campaigned furiously for fellow Democrat Hillary Clinton, congratulated Donald Trump on his presidential victory by telephone early Wednesday and invited him to a meeting at the White House on Thursday.

“It was a very warm conversation,” Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway. “They resolved to work together, which is exactly what this country needs … to help unify and heal the country.”

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