SLIDESHOW: Historic Night for America

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image"><img src="http://cdn.abclocal.go.com/assets/news/global/images/logos/origin-ap.png" alt="AP"></div><span class="caption-text origin-image"><p>The crowd reacts as it is announced on television that Barack Obama has been elected the President of the United States at his election night party at Grant Park in Chicago, Tuesday night, Nov. 4, 2008.  (David Guttenfelder)</p></span></div>
November 4, 2008 9:47:36 PM PST