Record Voter Turnout Predicted: Day of Reckoning Arrives at Last

Democrats say they have 10,000 lawyers in the field. Republicans say they're monitoring 30,000 polling places around the nation for signs of fraud. A new federal election law leaves key terms undefined. The nation is split down the middle, with any of a dozen too-close-to-call states holding the key to victory.
As many as 1 million provisional votes will be cast nationwide today, according to the liberal organization Demos-USA. Deciding which ones to count could take weeks and is likely to generate lawsuits claiming a state or local standard is too tight or too loose.