2020 Election

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2020 Election

Transition delay could impede Biden’s ability to address issues like coronavirus: experts.

Experts say the transition delay could hamper the new administration's ability to address issues facing the country including the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Here are 10 numbers that help break down the U.S. election

Democrat Joe Biden captured the U.S. presidency on Saturday, emerging the victor over Republican President Donald Trump in a tight election that was not decided until days after the polls closed on Tuesday.

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‘Loser’: SNL cold open spoofs Biden’s U.S. election victory, Trump’s loss

Alec Baldwin also made an appearance as U.S. President Donald Trump, giving a victory speech of his own.

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Trump considers how to continue fight, find a graceful exit after Biden’s victory.

U.S. President Donald Trump never admits defeat. But he faces a stark choice now that Democrat Joe Biden has won the White House: Concede graciously for the sake of the nation or don’t — and get evicted anyway.

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Iran calls on U.S. president-elect Joe Biden to return to nuclear deal

Under President Donald Trump, tensions between the U.S. and Iran have escalated, reaching fever-pitch earlier this year.

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Joe Biden projected winner of U.S. election

The divisive and bitterly contested campaign came to an end four days after election night.

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U.S. election: Protesters carrying weapons seen outside vote-counting centres

The armed protesters have shown up at the vote-counting centres in response to groundless accusations from President Donald Trump that the Democrats are trying to steal the election.

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U.S. election shows ‘perilous’ divide between Republicans and Democrats: experts

So far, the big reveal in the contest between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden is the extent of the cavernous divide between Republican and Democratic America, one that defines the nation, no matter which candidate ultima...

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America could learn from elections in Canada, other countries: expert.

Mark Feigenbaum, chairman of Republicans Abroad Canada, said the election system is based on important historical precedence and he doesn't see any chance of the two major parties agreeing to change it.

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Oil prices rise after Trump falsely claims victory in U.

Oil prices rose nearly three per cent on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump falsely claimed victory in a tight U.S. election.

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Republican effort to toss 127K Houston votes fails a 2nd time in Texas court.

The lawsuit was brought by conservative Texas activists who have railed against expanded voting access in Harris County, where a record 1.4 million early votes have already been cast.

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Final day before U.S. election sees Biden on the offense, a combative Trump

Both campaigns insist they have a pathway to victory, though Biden’s options for winning the required 270 Electoral College votes are more plentiful.

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How closely is the LGBTQ2 community watching the U.S. election? Very

'You don't think to yourself, "I need to prepare for the government to take away my rights," but that's where LGBTQ+ people are today.'

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U.S. braces for impact as election day looms amid coronavirus pandemic

More than 92 million ballots have already been cast, two-thirds of the total turnout from four years ago.

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U.S. election: Trump walks narrow path to 270 electoral votes while Biden has options

U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden each has a path to the 270 Electoral College votes needed to win the White House. Biden’s is appreciably wider.

Trump, Biden campaign in Wisconsin for final stretch of U.

Friday marks the beginning of the critical final stretch before the U.S. election.

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U.S. election: A look at swing states and why they matter

Together, the swing states identified this year account for 119 electoral college votes up for grabs.

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Trump website ‘defaced,’ campaign manager says

In a tweet just after 8 p.m. ET, Trump campaign manager Tim Murtaugh said the team is "working with law enforcement authorities to investigate the source of the attack."

U.S. election: Surge in coronavirus cases shapes final days of campaigning

A record of more than 83,000 infections were reported on Friday alone.

U.S. election: Americans in Canada increasingly being counted in presidential race

There are an estimated 620,000 eligible American voters in Canada, but in 2016, only five per cent, or about 33,000, actually voted.

U.S. election: Trump to vote, hold 3 rallies as Biden zeroes in on Pennsylvania

More than 52 million votes have already been cast, with an additional 100 million or so expected before a winner is declared.

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Trump, Biden set to square off in final debate ahead of U.

U.S. President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, are set to square off in their final debate Thursday.

Biden seeks boost from Obama while Trump tends to electoral map ahead of final debate.

Obama, who has become increasingly critical of Trump over the three and a half years since he left office, will address a drive-in rally, where supporters will listen to him over the radio inside their cars.

U.S. election: Trump holds rally, Biden does prep ahead of final presidential debate

Three weeks of wrangling over the debate format and structure appeared to have subsided Tuesday after the Commission on Presidential Debates unveiled a rules change meant to reduce the chaotic interruptions that plagued the first Trump-Biden encou...

U.S. election: Biden, Trump go on the offensive across states they’re trying to flip

Both candidates are trying to make inroads in states that could help secure a path to victory.

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