Obama Ads NY & Michigan

(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) -- After capturing the sought-after prize of Pennsylvania, Barack Obama has added New York, Michigan, Minnesota, Rhode Island and Wisconsin.

That gives him a total of 175 electoral votes of the 270 needed to win.

John McCain picks up a win in Wyoming, bringing his electoral vote total to 37.

There have been two more Democratic captures of Republican Senate seats. In New Hampshire, Democrat Jeanne Shaheen defeated Republican John Sununu. In New Mexico, Democrat Tom Udall wins the seat that had been held by Republican Pete Domenici.

Republicans John Barrasso and Michael Enzi captured Wyoming's two Senate races

Democrat Carl Levin was re-elected to the Senate from Michigan, and Democrat Jack Reed won in Rhode Island, as did Democrat Tim Johnson in South Dakota.


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