Voters at the Town and Country Christian Church wait in line to cast their ballots in Kansas' hotly contested U.S. Senate race as the polls open, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, in Topeka, Kan. At the front of the line is Mark Brogan, a 40-year-old plumber for the Auburn-Washburn school district, a Republican who says he voted for incumbent GOP Sen. Pat Roberts. (AP Photo/John Hanna)

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America headed to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, with many pessimistic about the nation’s future.

"I get a lot of the clothing for my characters from thrift stores," Amanda Chapman said. "Depending upon the complexity of the character determines how long I spend on the makeup. Some take an hour, others have taken me 4-5 hours." (Photo Provided/Amanda Chapman)

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For the third year, Amanda Chapman shares her 31 different looks for Halloween this year. Whether it’s the makeup or the wig, it’s hard to b…