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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

Getting nowhere in courts, Trump's team targets vote certification in late bid to block Biden win
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Getting nowhere in courts, Trump's team targets vote certification in late bid to block Biden win

There is no precedent for the Trump team's widespread effort to delay or undermine certification, according to University of Kentucky law professor Joshua Douglas

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

Joe Biden solidifies victory in US presidential race with 306 votes after Georgia win: US reports
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Joe Biden solidifies victory in US presidential race with 306 votes after Georgia win: US reports

Georgia, one of five states flipped by Biden after going into Donald Trump's column last time around, hadn't been won by a Democrat since Bill Clinton in 1992

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

As Donald Trump refuses to concede, top Republicans remain silent on US election results
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As Donald Trump refuses to concede, top Republicans remain silent on US election results

Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell declined to acknowledge Biden’s victory, with an aide instead pointing reporters to a generic “count all the votes” statement he released Friday before the results were known.

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

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

Indian-origin Democrat Raja Krishnamoorthi elected to US House of Representatives for 3rd consecutive term
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Indian-origin Democrat Raja Krishnamoorthi elected to US House of Representatives for 3rd consecutive term

Apart from Krishnamoorthi, who was born in Delhi, Ami Bera and Ro Khanna are seeking re-election from California

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

Donald Trump vows to win 3 Nov election by 'bigger' margin than 2016, seeks 'thundering defeat' for Joe Biden
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Donald Trump vows to win 3 Nov election by 'bigger' margin than 2016, seeks 'thundering defeat' for Joe Biden

The US president claimed that if Biden and his running mate Senator Kamala Harris are elected, they will convert the US into a socialist country

Donald Trump slams Anthony Fauci on COVID-19: Will president's misguided ploy cost him second term?
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Donald Trump slams Anthony Fauci on COVID-19: Will president's misguided ploy cost him second term?

Trump seems to have made the calculation of trying to cast Fauci, a man who has served six presidents, as the villain of the piece. It is, to put it kindly, an interesting strategy. To put it bluntly, it looks like a misguided ploy that may end up costing him a second term

US Election 2020: Will provide citizenship to 11 mn people if voted to power, says Joe Biden on immigration crisis
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US Election 2020: Will provide citizenship to 11 mn people if voted to power, says Joe Biden on immigration crisis

Biden identified immigration reform plan as one of his priorities in addition to beating COVID-19 pandemic and rebuilding the American economy

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

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