Mitt Romney has taken Alaska's three electoral college votes, according to NBC News projections.
That projected result leaves Barack Obama with 284 projected votes and Romney with 206.
More top news
The actor and musician, who played character Matt Musgrove on the soaps between 1998 and 2004, has died.
The family of a teenage boy who died after a hit-and-run in Leicester are urging the public to help find the driver of the car.
Footage of a gun battle between Peruvian authorities and suspected drugs traffickers in which a plane was shot down has been released.