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After Georgia certifies election results for Biden, Trump campaign seeks another recount
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After Georgia certifies election results for Biden, Trump campaign seeks another recount

Biden became the first Democrat to have won the state since 1992 after a hand recount of nearly five million votes that lasted for several days

From Mickey Mouse casting ballots to Democratic 'mafia' stealing them, say-anything is Trump's legal strategy
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From Mickey Mouse casting ballots to Democratic 'mafia' stealing them, say-anything is Trump's legal strategy

Outgoing US president Donald Trump's overriding goal seems to be to simply throw out as many claims as possible, no matter how outlandish or baseless, in an effort to sow public doubt about Joe Biden’s victory

Head of obscure US agency comes under pressure to let Joe Biden's presidential transition proceed
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Head of obscure US agency comes under pressure to let Joe Biden's presidential transition proceed

GSA head Emily Murphy has yet to certify Biden as the election winner. When she does, it will free up money for the transition and clear the way for Biden’s team to begin placing transition personnel at federal agencies

US election 2020 shows that the American electoral college system is stupid and immoral
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US election 2020 shows that the American electoral college system is stupid and immoral

It's because the outcome of the US presidential election depends on results in individual states — and because those results are much narrower than the national tally — that Trump can claim there is a path to reversing the outcome, however ridiculous that claim is

Joe Biden elected as US president: From coronavirus to GOP and Donald Trump, several challenges await Democrat leader
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Joe Biden elected as US president: From coronavirus to GOP and Donald Trump, several challenges await Democrat leader

Biden’s top priority in the 10 weeks before Inauguration Day on 20 January will be building a staff and assembling the pieces needed to tackle the coronavirus

As Joe Biden inches closer to victory, his team steps up plans for transition to White House
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As Joe Biden inches closer to victory, his team steps up plans for transition to White House

Biden is looking to fill out his possible White House staff first, with Cabinet posts not expected to be announced until around Thanksgiving, according to anonymous sources

Joe Biden set to be 46th US president, promises to restore political normalcy as Trump's chaotic presidency nears end
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Joe Biden set to be 46th US president, promises to restore political normalcy as Trump's chaotic presidency nears end

The race, which concluded after four tense days of vote-counting in a handful of battlegrounds, was a singular referendum on Trump in a way no president’s reelection has been in modern times

US Election 2020: Joe Biden eases ahead in Georgia; Donald Trump attacks election process
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US Election 2020: Joe Biden eases ahead in Georgia; Donald Trump attacks election process

Though millions of ballots are yet to be tabulated, Democrat Joe Biden already has received more than 73 million votes, the most in history

Special prayers held in Kamala Harris' ancestral village hoping for Democratic VP nominee's success
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Special prayers held in Kamala Harris' ancestral village hoping for Democratic VP nominee's success

Harris, born to a Jamaican father and Indian mother, has her roots in Tamil Nadu's Tiruvarur district, where her grandfather and former diplomat PV Gopalan still resides

'Honour the ancestors': In Atlanta, VP hopeful Kamala Harris appeals directly to Black men
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'Honour the ancestors': In Atlanta, VP hopeful Kamala Harris appeals directly to Black men

The California senator warned that Trump wants to “turn 20 percent of Black men in favour of him,” a mark that could tilt a range of battleground states in the South and Upper Midwest to the president

US Election 2020: Donald Trump, Joe Biden gearing up for final presidential debate; here's what to expect
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US Election 2020: Donald Trump, Joe Biden gearing up for final presidential debate; here's what to expect

The debate comes 12 days before election day, as many Americans have already cast ballots, and as polls show the president trailing nationally and confronting close races even in states he won handily four years ago

US election: As Donald Trump slides in polls, Republicans scramble to maintain control of Senate
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US election: As Donald Trump slides in polls, Republicans scramble to maintain control of Senate

Trump's first debate against Democrat Joe Biden, during which the president refused to condemn white nationalism, and his controversial move to nominate a new US Supreme Court justice are heaping pressure on down-ballot Republicans in competitive races

Hamilton cast to reunite for special performance at Joe Biden's US presidential campaign fundraiser on 16 October
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Hamilton cast to reunite for special performance at Joe Biden's US presidential campaign fundraiser on 16 October

Before Hamilton, the cast members of Star Trek, Veep, and The Princess Bride had participated in virtual events for Joe Biden’s campaign.

US Election 2020: Twitter to take down calls for violence, premature victory claims on social media platform
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US Election 2020: Twitter to take down calls for violence, premature victory claims on social media platform

The platform will also broaden its application of warning labels for misleading tweets by candidates leading up to election day on 3 November

'Felt sorry for Mike Pence': Kamala Harris' Indian uncle reacts to the vice-presidential debate
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'Felt sorry for Mike Pence': Kamala Harris' Indian uncle reacts to the vice-presidential debate

Pence has an albatross around his neck — and that's Trump, said 79-year-old Balachandran Gopalan, who watched the US election debate from New Delhi

Joe Biden focuses on schools and COVID-19 pandemic, set to visit Kenosha next
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Joe Biden focuses on schools and COVID-19 pandemic, set to visit Kenosha next

Biden's itinerary reflects his efforts to keep the election spotlight on the president’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and the nation’s overall security, while Trump emphasises civil unrest in Wisconsin and elsewhere

Ivanka a better presidential candidate than Kamala Harris, says Donald Trump at New Hampshire rally
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Ivanka a better presidential candidate than Kamala Harris, says Donald Trump at New Hampshire rally

Harris was picked by Joe Biden as his running mate, after she dropped out of the presidential race last year due to lack of popular support

Win or lose November's presidential election, Donald Trump will continue to hold power over GOP
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Win or lose November's presidential election, Donald Trump will continue to hold power over GOP

Any future Republican who seeks or occupies the presidency will have learned something from the years of Donald Trump

US election: Joe Biden vows to defeat Donald Trump at DNC, end America's 'season of darkness'
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US election: Joe Biden vows to defeat Donald Trump at DNC, end America's 'season of darkness'

The keynote address was the speech of a lifetime for Biden, who would be the oldest president ever elected if he defeats incumbent Trump in November

US Census head says Donald Trump memo doesn't change bureau's policy to 'count everyone'
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US Census head says Donald Trump memo doesn't change bureau's policy to 'count everyone'

“We will continue full steam ahead with our mission of counting every person," US Census Bureau director Steven Dillingham said in prepared remarks for a congressional hearing Wednesday