In a statement, the State Department also congratulated Lenin Moreno of the left-wing Alianza Pais party on his victory, which conservative challenger, Guellermo Lasso has said he will challenge.
But with 99.65% of ballots counted, the National Electoral Council's Pablo Pozo said these were the "irreversible official results". He also called his supporters to fill the streets to guard against fraud.
On election night, thousands of outraged Lasso supporters shouting "fraud" crashed through metal barricades to nearly reach the entrance of the electoral council's headquarters in Quito. "We expect they'll deny our requests but in doing so they'll be confirming the fraud".
The Organization of American States, which had an observer mission in Ecuador, said yesterday it had seen "no discrepancies" between results collected by its observers at polling stations and official results.
Still, Lasso has said he will challenge the results and some of his supporters were protesting by honking horns and waving yellow-blue-and red Ecuadorean flags in the Andean capital Quito on Tuesday.
The second round of Ecuador's presidential elections was held on Sunday.
Many voters had said they favoured change amid ongoing corruption allegations related to bribes that Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht paid to officials in Correa's government and a $12 million contracting scandal at state-run PetroEcuador.
Yet in the final weeks of the race, Moreno inched ahead in polls amid an aggressive campaign led by Correa to cast Lasso as a wealthy, out-of-touch politician who profited from the country's 1999 banking crisis.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange waded into Ecuador's contested presidential election, tweeting his congratulations to the ruling socialist party's candidate and telling his rival he should leave the country.
Conservative candidate Guillermo Lasso has claimed his campaign for the presidency of Ecuador found irregularities at almost 2,000 polling station tables where his opponent won in Sunday's election.
"I'm going to be the president of everyone but fundamentally those who are poorest", said Moreno.
Assange later apologized but blamed Lasso for starting the feud.
"I cordially invite Lasso to leave Ecuador within 30 days", Assange wrote, alluding to allegations the banker had stashed money overseas.
As one of the scientists on the project put it: " Cassini's grand finale is so much more than a final plunge". By 2017, Cassini will have spent 13 years in orbit around Saturn, following a seven-year journey from Earth.
As fighting with ISIL rages in west Mosul , suicide attack on security checkpoint south of Iraqi capital also wounds 60. Mr Guterres said he would "focus on the dire humanitarian situation on the ground".
Betty Cockrum calls Friday's decision "an incredibly strong ruling " that protects IN women's constitutional right to an abortion. A federal judge has blocked a law in IN that forces women to undergo an ultrasound at least 18 hours before having an abortion.
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Most of the Palestinians killed were carrying out knife, gun or car-ramming attacks, according to Israeli authorities. The statement said: "Moscow is deeply concerned about the state of affairs in the Palestinian-Israeli settlement".
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That plan was meant to cut harmful carbon emissions by replacing coal-fired power plants with renewable energy sources. The order also seeks to relax other emissions standards for new coal power plants and natural gas operations.
After the Benghazi massacre, which left four Americans, including a US ambassador, dead, Rice was paraded around the TV shows. How does incidental collection occur? The reports were likely based on routine surveillance of foreign officials.
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Jehovah's Witnesses spokesman Ivan Bilenko said the organisation was prepared to press for its rights in any courts. In Russia, it had 21 local organisations but three of them were shut down for extremism.
As awesome as that duo was in the 1970s, they have both agreed the greatest Knick of all-time is none other than Patrick Ewing . And he wanted a chance to show that his work ethic as a coach, just like his work ethic as a player, would lead him to success .
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At first it seemed Klopp might not fancy him but during the second half of last season it appeared he'd become the golden boy. What's more , only one Brazilian has played more games in Premier League history: Lucas Leiva, with 240.
The remains of the second person discovered about 20 miles away from Kansas City have not yet been identified, police said. Almost 10 years earlier, Yust had been seen with Kopetsky multiple times in the months leading up to her disappearance.
Johnson takes another shot at the Ultimate Fighting Championship ( UFC ) light heavyweight gold against Daniel Cormier. Thirty-eight-year-old Cormier came out that contest victorious, defeating Johnson via third round submission.
In the Asian region, Japan's Nikkei ended 1.40 per cent lower, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.52 per cent. In contrast, the BSE market breadth was marginally bullish - with 1,476 advances and 1,403 declines.
The polarization between the major parties in Washington , D.C., has remained intense through President Donald Trump's election. Conservative advocacy groups separately have pursued a multimillion-dollar campaign backing Gorsuch.
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McCAIN: "I think the circumstances indicate that there's a possibility that that request could have been politically motivated". The Daily Caller News Foundation Investigative Group published a report Monday quoting former U.S.