2020 Us Election

Michigan Republicans say election laws will be followed after extraordinary Trump meeting.

Trump is attempting to convince legislatures in battleground states he lost to Joe Biden to ignore the will of voters and grant him state electors instead.

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Trump turns to Republicans to overturn U.S. election results after legal losses

Trump's lawyers are seeking to take the power of appointing electors away from the governors and secretaries of state and give it to friendly state lawmakers from his party.

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Trump turns to blocking state certification of U.S. election results after court losses

As Trump has refused to concede to Biden and continues to spread false claims of victory, the mundane process of certifying votes is taking on new significance.

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Trump taps Rudy Giuliani to lead U.S. election legal challenges: reports

The move comes after the Trump campaign faced a series of legal setbacks Friday in Pennsylvania, Arizona and Michigan.

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U.S. military voters fear they’ve been drawn into unsubstantiated election fraud claims

Voting rights activists say hundreds of people on a list of Nevada voters who "improperly" cast ballots appear to be linked to the U.S. military.

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Republicans call for Biden to access intelligence briefings, but most stick with Trump.

The Republicans willing to break publicly with Trump's unprecedented effort to undermine the election remain an extremely small minority.

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U.S. election officials say no evidence voting systems deleted, changed votes

The group of Department of Homeland Security officials said the November election was "the most secure in American history."


Republicans, Democrats focus on Georgia runoffs set to determine U.

Both sides are playing to core supporters, the most reliable voters among the 5 million who split their ballots roughly evenly between the two parties in the first round.

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Trump team scores few legal wins as it hunts for fraud evidence in U.

In court, Trump's lawyers must walk a precarious line between advocating for their client and upholding their professional oath.

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Trump remains silent in public while continuing to wage war on U.

Trump's appearance Wednesday at the annual Veterans Day commemoration at Arlington National Cemetery was his first public outing for official business in more than a week.

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Biden picks chief of staff with experience in virus management, past administrations.

Ron Klain served as U.S. President Barack Obama's "Ebola Czar," and has used that experience to counsel the new president-elect on the coronavirus.

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Puerto Rico finds 126 briefcases with uncounted ballots 1 week after election.

The discovery is the latest misstep for a commission that botched the island's primaries in August so badly that a second round of voting was held.

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U.S. Senate leader McConnell says Trump ‘100% within his rights’ to challenge election

The Republican leader's remarks, his first public comments since Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election, show how reluctant Trump's allies on Capitol Hill have been to defy the president.

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Vice president-elect Harris pays tribute to Black women in 1st speech since election.

The 56-year-old California senator, also the first person of South Asian descent elected to the vice presidency, represents the multiculturalism that defines America but is largely absent from Washington's power centres.

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Kamala Harris set to become 1st female vice-president in U.

California Senator Kamala Harris is set to become the first female vice president in American history, according to projections from the Associated Press.

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Texts sent to rally Trump supporters after U.S. election linked to Trump aide’s company

The texts telling people to rally in Philadelphia were sent using phone numbers leased to the text-messaging platform Opn Sesame, owned by the Trump campaign's digital director.

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Trump faces uphill battle getting Supreme Court to intervene in U.

It's not clear what legal issues might cause the justices to step in, while Chief Justice John Roberts is not likely to want the election to come down to the high court.

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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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U.S. election workers fear for their safety amid online crackdowns on violent unrest

Facebook banned a large group called ``Stop the Steal'' that Trump supporters were using to organize protests against the vote count.

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Trump makes baseless allegations over U.S. election, prompting Republican rebukes

Top Republicans like Mitch McConnell, Lindsey Graham and Kevin McCarthy have not yet spoken publicly on Trump's press conference.

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Social media platforms fail to stop U.S. election misinformation from spreading

The posts on Twitter, Facebook and other sites are imposing a real-time test of Silicon Valley's much-touted rules on handling election misinformation and premature claims of victory.

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Protests, some violent, break out in U.S. cities over unknown election results

Protests against President Donald Trump have broken out in several cities, while pro-Trump crowds have targeted polling centres in Detroit and Phoenix.

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U.S. election: As vote counting continues, here are the lawsuits Trump has filed

The Trump campaign is also requesting a recount in Wisconsin, while the U.S. Postal Service is embroiled in its own legal battle.

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Canada faces political, economic instability after U.

Canadian business leaders and political analysts say the morning after election day in the United States brings more political and economic uncertainty for Canada.

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No winner has been declared in the 2020 U.S. election. What happens now?

Here's what's expected to happen in the days to come, and how Donald Trump and Joe Biden are expected to respond.

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