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From the McDonald Tower, election watch party takes unexpected turn

The atmosphere in the study room on the sixth floor of Hecht McDonald Tower was initially relaxed and somewhat festive, resembling a group of friends...

Donald Trump elected 45th president of the United States

Update, 11:10 p.m., Nov. 9: This was updated to reflect the updated story in print. Donald Trump secured the title of 45th president of the...

Political interests visible on campus on election day

On one of the nation’s most historic days, the UM campus remained calm and still just hours before the polls closed and the country’s...

Satire: Canes4GaryJohnson student group on election: “Wait…was that today?”

The Libertarian political group on campus, Canes4GaryJohnson, has had a rough election cycle. From their loss in the UM geography tournament, to their embarrassing...

Amendment 2 passes, legalizing medical marijuana in Florida

Passed: Amendment 2, legalizing the use of medical marijuana. Tabling in the University Center Breezeway, University of Miami students have been campaigning on campus for several...

How to cope with stress of waiting for new president

The 2016 presidential race has been 15 months in the making. With many ups and downs, it has all come down to this nail-biter...

Election Day at UM: Short lines, chalked sidewalks and voting challenges

Update, 11:17 p.m., Nov. 9: This was updated to reflect the updated story in print. The road to Election Day hasn’t been a pretty path....

University of Miami student voters play special role in this election

Throughout this election we’ve heard cries of “the election is rigged,” “one vote doesn’t matter,” and “why even go through the trouble of voting.”...

Candidates for Florida State Representative campaign at Coral Gables Library, stress...

Living in the shadow of the widely-talked about presidential race, candidates for Florida State Representative appeared at the Coral Gables Library to promote themselves and...

Voters up early to vote at St. Augustine Church

Despite Florida early voting being open for two weeks prior to Nov. 8, eager voters woke up early to sit in their cars waiting...

Drown Election-Day sorrows with local food, drink specials

Your anxiety is running wild and your body feels like it’s on an adrenaline high. Only the thing is, you didn’t just step off...

The View: 3 political TV shows as dramatic as Election 2016

It’s hard to ignore the parallels that can easily be drawn between reality and some of our favorite political-based TV shows. The headlines shown...