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Photos: Minneapolis and St. Paul residents head to the polls


1 Eileen Reinardy receives assistance from head election judge Tony Garmer as she inserts her ballot into an auxiliary slot after a machine malfunction at Pratt Community School in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
2 Student judge Sahro Ismail prepares to check voters in at Pratt Community School in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
3 Student judge Sahro Ismail hands out stickers at Pratt Community School in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
4 Voters fill out ballots at Pratt Community School in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
5 Election judge Chris Soutter explains ranked-choice voting to first-time voter Dalia Selman, 18, at Baker Recreation Center in St. Paul, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
6 St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman watches as his son Aidan, 18, registers to vote for the first time at Baker Recreation Center in St. Paul, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
7 St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman receives a ballot from election judge Chris Soutter at Baker Recreation Center in St. Paul, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
8 Sophia Zaccardi, 2, waits for her father Tony Zaccardi to vote at Model Cities in St. Paul, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
9 A screen divides voters and third-grade dancers at the Jackson Elementary School gymnasium in St. Paul, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
10 Voters cast their ballots at the Coyle Community Center in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
11 Election judge Abdi Mohamed, right, explains the ranked-choice voting process to Ayub Sharif, left, and his uncle Ali Isse at the Coyle Community Center in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
12 Registering to vote at the Coyle Community Center in Minneapolis, Minn. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. 
13 Johnnie Jones, center, watches the voting machine to make sure her ballot is counted with help from election judge Evelyn Hansen, left, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis. 
14 Student election judge Fatima Ahmad, who attends Southwest High School, checks in registered voters Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis. 
15 Celia McCoy, with daughter Ella, 7, and son Fenris, 2, votes Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis. 
16 Election judge Evelyn Hansen, right, hands out "I Voted" stickers Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis. 
17 Election judges D.D. Redd, left, and Muna Adani explain ranked-choice voting Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis. 
18 Veronica Green, right, votes Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis. 
19 St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman speaks to his supporters at the Saint Paul Hotel after the polls close on Election Day, Nov. 5, 2013. Coleman handily won a third term. 
20 Minneapolis mayoral candidate Betsy Hodges speaks to supporters Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at El Nuevo Rodeo in Minneapolis. 
21 Fouzia Abdishakur, second from right, and other Betsy Hodges supporters, watch Minneapolis mayor election results Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at El Nuevo Rodeo in Minneapolis. 
22 Minneapolis mayoral candidate Betsy Hodges speaks to supporters Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at El Nuevo Rodeo in Minneapolis.