A man checks his watch as he leaves a store that sells newspapers in Paris Nov. 3, 2004, as results of the U.S. presidential elections were still coming in. At right are portraits of President George W. Bush and Democratic candidate John Kerry (far right).
U.S. soldiers watch a TV broadcast of election returns at U.S. Eagle Base near Tuzla, north of the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo, Nov 3, 2004.
Indonesian journalists watch U.S. election returns at the U.S. Embassy, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2004, in Jakarta. In Indonesia, the world's most populous Islamic nation, interest in the elections was high because of anger at U.S. President George W. Bush over the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, but results were generally monitored at home on cable and satellite TV stations.
Americans living in Hong Kong follow a live TV broadcast of election results at a Hong Kong hotel Nov. 3, 2004.
During an early-morning U.S. Consulate election party in Israel, a group watches voter returns on television, at the American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem Nov. 3, 2004.
Supporters of Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry react during a U.S. election party in Geneva, Switzerland, Nov. 3, 2004.
A member of Democrat Abroad-India watches the U.S. election results in New Delhi, India, Nov. 3, 2004.
Americans watch the election results at an event hosted by the U.S. Embassy in Johannesburg, South Africa, Nov. 3, 2004.
In Rome, an image of Democratic candidate John Kerry, right, is projected onto Amy Roth Turnley, U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Coordinator to the Holy See, as she follows election returns Nov. 3, 2004.
A news stand board for London's evening newspaper announces that George W. Bush is set to claim victory in the U.S. presidential race, in London Nov. 3, 2004.
A woman watches a TV screen showing projected electoral votes between President Bush and Sen. John Kerry at an election night party late Nov. 2, 2004, in Mexico City.
Police Officer Eric Piotrowski looks at The Wichita Eagle moments after it was delivered to the International House of Pancakes early Nov. 3, 2004, in Wichita, Kan.