BREAKING! Donald Trump becomes US 45th president and the world is shocked
Trump beating Hillary Clinton in US Election
He is currently leading leading by 254 electoral votes. Clinton has 209 votes.
The news has sent global financial markets crashing as Trump looks increasingly likely to win the election.
Trump, who was the underdog in the race, won the three crucial states of Florida, North Carolina and Ohio to turn the election on its head.
He also won Wisconsin which had been a stronghold of Clinton's Democrats for many decades.
More to follow.