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Romney Continues Campaigning, Obama Plans B-Ball Game



    Election Day plans are shaping up for former Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama.

    Romney planned to end his campaigning Monday with a rally in Manchester, N.H., but added two more stops late in the day, one in Pittsburgh, Pa., and the other in Cleveland.

    Obama concluded his campaign events with a Monday night rally and now awaits returns in Chicago. A campaign spokesman said the president plans to thank volunteers today and continue an Election Day tradition of playing a little basketball.

    Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama arrived in Chicago after midnight on Air Force One. They came from Des Moines, Iowa where thousands turned out at the rally starring Bruce Springsteen and Jay-Z.

    Obama's campaign said thousands of volunteers remained hard at work at locations across the country, including Chicago. They're calling voters, helping find their polling places and even offering rides to the polls. Obama ends his night at McCormick Place.

    The campaign isn't over for Romney, though.

    With his wife, Ann, at his side, Romney cast his ballot near their Belmont, Mass., home a little before 9 a.m. EST. The Republican presidential candidate will return to Boston Tuesday night for an Election Day reception at the Boston Convention Center.

    Asked who he voted for, Romney replied, "I think you know."