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President-elect Obama Faces Challenge of a "Planet in Peril"

Article: President-elect Obama Faces Challenge of a "Planet in Peril"

WASHINGTON, DC, November 5, 2008 (ENS) – In a landslide, Americans Tuesday elected Barack Obama as the first African-American president in the nation’s history. The Democratic senator from Illinois won 338 electoral college votes – far beyond the 270 needed to win election to the White House. With 81% of all precincts nationwide reporting, votes…