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First up at Donald Trump's impeachment: Can a former president stand trial?
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First up at Donald Trump's impeachment: Can a former president stand trial?

The Democratic House impeachment managers are expected to broadly assert that a president can be put on trial for offences committed in office, no matter when the trial is held

Chad Wolf steps down as acting secretary of homeland security; FEMA administrator Peter Gaynor to take over
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Chad Wolf steps down as acting secretary of homeland security; FEMA administrator Peter Gaynor to take over

Wolf's resignation came less than a week after he pledged to remain in office and just 10 days before the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden

The narcissist-in-chief brings it all crashing down days before his presidential term ends
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The narcissist-in-chief brings it all crashing down days before his presidential term ends

Donald Trump's flight into the ozone of crazy was as inevitable as the country’s descent into anarchy — and almost certainly intertwined

Washington endures final convulsions of the fractious and divisive Donald Trump era
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Washington endures final convulsions of the fractious and divisive Donald Trump era

The US capital on Wednesday was a city on edge, bracing for possible violence and unrest, with downtown businesses boarding up their storefronts and windows

Donald Trump says he will 'fight like hell' to hold on to presidency, urges Republican lawmakers to reverse election loss
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Donald Trump says he will 'fight like hell' to hold on to presidency, urges Republican lawmakers to reverse election loss

Electoral voters won by President-elect Joe Biden are 'not gonna take this White House!' Trump proclaimed as supporters cheered at an outdoor rally in Georgia on Monday night

Donald Trump's telephone call to Georgia officials leaves allies fearful for American democracy
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Donald Trump's telephone call to Georgia officials leaves allies fearful for American democracy

The call with Georgia secretary of state Brad Raffensperger on Saturday was the latest step by the president to pressure a state official to reverse the outcome of a free and fair election that he lost

Joe Biden accuses Donald Trump's aides of setting up 'roadblocks' for his transition team
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Joe Biden accuses Donald Trump's aides of setting up 'roadblocks' for his transition team

The President-elect said that his advisers have encountered roadblocks from the defense department and the office of management and budget

Six weeks of Republican shamelessness have done some real damage to American democracy
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Six weeks of Republican shamelessness have done some real damage to American democracy

Republicans are establishing a new normal for the conduct of elections, one in which a Democratic victory is suspect until proven otherwise

Now that Electoral Colleges have certified US election results, can Congress overrule? Probably not
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Now that Electoral Colleges have certified US election results, can Congress overrule? Probably not

Trump’s allies, led by Representative Mo Brooks of Alabama, have their sights set on challenging five states — Arizona, Pennsylvania, Nevada, Georgia and Wisconsin

Donald Trump, 17 states join Texas' longshot bid in SC to overturn Biden's election victory
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Donald Trump, 17 states join Texas' longshot bid in SC to overturn Biden's election victory

Texas attorney-general Ken Paxton's lawsuit demands that 62 total Electoral College votes in Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin be invalidated. Legal experts dismissed the Republican's filing as the latest and perhaps longest legal shot since Election Day

Donald Trump hopeful of continuing as US president, reiterates allegation of 'fraud and deception' in election
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Donald Trump hopeful of continuing as US president, reiterates allegation of 'fraud and deception' in election

Trump's statement comes days before the official certification of the 3 November polls in favour of his Democratic opponent Joe Biden

Donald Trump calls Georgia guv Brian Kemp to pressure him into overturning Joe Biden's win
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Donald Trump calls Georgia guv Brian Kemp to pressure him into overturning Joe Biden's win

Trump also asked the governor to demand an audit of signatures on mail ballots, something Kemp has previously noted he has no power to do. Kemp declined the president’s entreaty, according to officials

Donald Trump continues to claim electoral victory at first post-poll rally in Georgia
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Donald Trump continues to claim electoral victory at first post-poll rally in Georgia

In a nearly two-hour speech, Trump declared he would not concede, at times sticking to his script but regularly going off-the-cuff for his more incendiary claims

Joe Biden officially secures enough electors to become US president; tally reaches 279
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Joe Biden officially secures enough electors to become US president; tally reaches 279

Although lawmakers can object to accepting the electors' votes, it would be almost impossible for Biden to be blocked at that point

'Won't change my mind on election fraud claims': Donald Trump indicates continued fight in first post-poll interview
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'Won't change my mind on election fraud claims': Donald Trump indicates continued fight in first post-poll interview

Despite Trump's unprecedented attack on the validity of the US election system, his legal team has yet to provide any evidence that stands up in court

How does Kamala Harris, an African American, Tamil brahmin, raise her voice for BLM while staying mute on caste privilege?
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How does Kamala Harris, an African American, Tamil brahmin, raise her voice for BLM while staying mute on caste privilege?

It would be deeply unsettling to see her flaunt her genetic and cultural connection with India, without making a sincere effort to understand its various truths and perspectives — most especially because she is someone who spoke recently of America’s ‘moral reckoning with racism’.

'Loser': A look at how lifelong fear bookended Donald Trump's presidency
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'Loser': A look at how lifelong fear bookended Donald Trump's presidency

Many observers of Trump family history have reflected on the influence of the patriarch, developer Fred Trump, who had his own version of the binary taxonomy of humanity: The strong and the weak

Donald Trump pardons former NSA Michael Flynn who had pleaded guilty in Russain probe
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Donald Trump pardons former NSA Michael Flynn who had pleaded guilty in Russain probe

The pardon is part of a broader effort by Trump to undo the results of a Russia investigation that shadowed his administration and yielded criminal charges against a half-dozen associates

'America is back, ready to lead the world': Joe Biden presents security and foreign policy team
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'America is back, ready to lead the world': Joe Biden presents security and foreign policy team

The US president-elect presented his picks for secretary of state, national security advisor, homeland security secretary, intelligence chief, UN ambassador, and climate change envoy