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New York chooses new mayor on US election day

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New Yorkers went to the polls Tuesday to choose a new mayor, as voters across the United States cast ballots in the first major round of elections since President Barack Obama was re-elected last year. 

New York City Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio speaks after voting at the Park Slope Branch Public Library in the Brooklyn borough of New York November 5, 2013

The race in the Big Apple -- in which progressive Democrat Bill de Blasio is widely tipped to replace billionaire Michael Bloomberg -- is one of several seen as a barometer of public opinion ahead of congressional elections in 2014.

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