How and where to watch News 5 and ABC News election night coverage

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Posted at 1:00 PM, Nov 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-03 15:15:12-05

Tuesday is Election Day, and after the polls close, News 5 Cleveland and ABC News will keep you up-to-date with ongoing coverage of election night.

Here’s how to follow the latest updates:


News 5 will have team coverage of the latest developments in Northeast Ohio, the rest of the state and around the country beginning on News 5 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m., followed by ABC World News Tonight with David Muir.

At 7 p.m., special prime-time coverage of the 2020 election begins with ABC News – Your Voice, Your Vote 2020, led by Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos and Anchor David Muir in New York City. They will be joined by Anchor Linsey Davis and ABC News’ powerhouse political team reporting and providing analysis on the presidential election, the Senate, House of Representatives and gubernatorial races across the country and the balance of power. The team will cover the latest voting results, including the status of absentee, mail-in and early voting, as well as polling, candidates and voter reactions on the issues.

News 5 returns at 11 p.m. with team coverage on the latest local results, analysis from political correspondent John Kosich, and your local news and weather.

On the web:

Election Results – Click here for the News 5 Election Results page, which displays national, state and county election results for president, Ohio’s U.S. House races, Ohio’s State Senate and State House candidates, judicial races, and county and city candidates and ballot decisions.

Election Live Blog - See the latest local, state and national news on our Election Live Blog, which is being updated throughout the day.

Election 2020 - For the latest local and national reporting on election night news, and to report any voting problems you encountered, head to our Election 2020 page.


News 5 is streaming local election coverage throughout the night on our website, mobile app, as well as streaming devices including Roku, Amazon Fire, Apple TV, Google TV, and more.

On our main feed, you can watch local Election Day stories as well as live updates from John Kosich and the News 5 reporting team.

On our secondary feed, we’ll be displaying live election results alongside live analysis from John Kosich and other political analysts. This feed will also be streaming throughout the night on our Facebook page, where you can comment and converse with other Ohio voters about Election Night as you watch the coverage.

You can also watch ABC News Live coverage of election night online here – coverage is scheduled from 7 p.m. Tuesday to 4 a.m. Wednesday.