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People gather at Black Lives Matter Plaza near the White House on election night. Other notable protests have been taking place in Portland, Oregon, and Seattle, Washinton, where authorities said they were ready for "potential unrest," AP reports. Photo: Samuel Corum/Getty Images

Over 1,000 protesters rallied against President Trump at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, D.C., and in several other U.S. cities, as the election outcome remained too close to call Tuesday night. But there were no reports of significant unrest, per AP.

The big picture: More than 100 million votes were cast early. But there was still a huge voter turnout on Election Day, with precautions against COVID-19 in place at polling centers. Here's what's been unfolding, in photos.

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People gather in Times Square as they await election results in New York City. Photo: David Dee Delgado/Getty Images
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden along and wife Jill Biden at the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware, early on Nov. 4. Photo: Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images
People line up to vote at the Hazel Parker Playground on Election Day in Charleston, S.C. Photo: Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images
Supporters of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden gather near the White House on Tuesday evening. Photo: Yegor Aleyev/TASS via Getty Images
A small caravan of Trump supporters park at a polling station in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Photo by David Dee Delgado/Getty Images
Voters cast ballots on Election Day at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood. Photos: Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images
Steven Addo, 23, talks with someone dropping off an absentee ballot outside the Department of Elections in Detroit. The U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday failed to meet the Election Day deadline to conduct a sweep of facilities in key battleground states for remaining mail-in ballots and to rush delivery. Photo: Elaine Cromie/Getty Images
Voters cast their ballots at the old Stone School in Hillsboro, Va. Photo: Andrew Cabellero-Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images
A nun arrives to cast her vote in the general election at a polling station in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Puerto Ricans are also voting on a sixth non-binding referendum that seeks to turn the island into a U.S. state. However, it's unlikely this will happen as it lacks the support of the U.S. government, Nationalia Info notes. Photo: Alejandro Granadillo/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
Vote.org food trucks deliver tacos and water to voters in Miami, Florida. Photo: Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for Vote.org
A supporter of Initiative 81, the Entheogenic Plant and Fungus Policy Act, by the Washington Monument. Photo: Yegor Aleyev/TASS via Getty Images
Supporters of President Trump argue with a Joe Biden supporter in Houston. Although stores and restaurants across the U.S. boarded up their venues as a precaution against potential violence, there have been no reports of any significant unrest so far. Photo: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images
Election judges verify and count ballots at the Denver Elections Division building in Denver. Photo: Chet Strange/AFP via Getty Images
First lady Melania Trump arrives to cast her vote at the Morton and Barbara Mandel Recreation Center polling place in Palm Beach, Fla. The president voted on Oct. 25. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Biden greets residents as he makes a stop near the Joseph R. Biden Jr. Aquatic Center, where he was the only white lifeguard in 1962, in Wilmington, Del. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images
People vote at Boulevard Mall polling station in Las Vegas. Photo: Ronda Churchill/AFP via Getty Images
Voters wait in line at a polling location in Austin, Texas. Photo: Sergio Flores/AFP via Getty Images
A child looks on as a voter casts a ballot at a polling station at the Congregation Aguda Achim in Bexley, Columbus, Ohio. Photo: Matthew Hatcher/Getty Images
People fill out ballots at a voting center set up at the CenturyLink Field Event Center for people who need to register or get other assistance to vote by mail in Seattle. Photo: Jason Redmond/AFP via Getty Images
The ballot room at Hale House in the historic Balsams Resort in the tiny township of Dixville Notch, N.H., for midnight voting as part of the first ballots cast on Election Day. Biden won by five votes to zero. Photo: Joseph Prezioso/AFP via Getty Images

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Mike Allen, author of AM
Jan 21, 2021 - Politics & Policy

Biden-Harris, Day 1: What mattered most

President Joe Biden and first lady Dr. Jill Biden arrive at the North Portico of the White House. Photo: Alex Brandon-Pool/Getty Images

The Axios experts help you sort significance from symbolism. Here are the six Day 1 actions by President Biden that matter most.

Driving the news: Today, on his first full day, Biden translates his promise of a stronger federal response to the pandemic into action — starting with 10 executive orders and other directives, Caitlin Owens writes.

8 hours ago - Health

FDA advisory panel recommends Pfizer boosters for those 65 and older

A healthcare worker prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at the Key Biscayne Community Center on Aug. 24, 2021. Photo: Eva Marie Uzcategui/Bloomberg via Getty Images

A key Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Friday overwhelmingly voted against recommending Pfizer vaccine booster shots for younger Americans, but unanimously recommended approving the third shots for individuals 65 and older, as well as those at high-risk of severe COVID-19.

Why it matters: While the votes are non-binding, and the FDA must still make a final decision, Friday's move pours cold water on the Biden administration's plan to begin administering boosters to most individuals who received the Pfizer vaccine later this month.

9 hours ago - World

France recalls ambassadors from U.S. and Australia over submarine deal

Secretary of State Antony Blinken (L), French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian (C), and French ambassador to the U.S. Philippe Etienne. Photo: Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images

France has taken the extraordinary step of recalling its ambassadors to the U.S. and Australia after both countries blindsided their French allies with a new military pact and submarine contract, the French Foreign Ministry announced on Friday.

The backstory: While sealing an agreement with the U.S. and U.K. to acquire nuclear submarines, Australia ripped up an existing $90 billion submarine deal with France. That led senior French officials to accuse the U.S. of a "stab in the back."