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Georgia Republicans move closer to a takeover of elections in state’s largest county

CNN —   Republican lawmakers in Georgia are requesting that the state undertake a performance review of local election officials in Fulton County – a...

US Presidential Elections 2020: Electoral College makes it official- Joe Biden won, Donald Trump lost

The Electoral College formally chose Joe Biden on Monday as the nation’s next president, giving him a solid electoral majority of 306 votes and confirming...

US POLLS 2020: Trump campaign drops key request in Pennsylvania lawsuit

HARRISBURG: President Donald Trump‘s campaign is withdrawing a central request in its lawsuit seeking to stop the certification of the election results in Pennsylvania, where...

Donald Trump falsely claims election being ‘stolen’ as votes push Biden closer to victory

With his re-election chances fading as more votes are counted in a handful of battleground states, U.S. President Donald Trump launched an extraordinary assault on...

‘Rigged election’: Donald Trump’s long history of polls fraud claims

Paris: Donald Trump has a long history of claiming that US elections are being rigged, particularly when the results are not to his liking. Obama...

US election 2020: Read US election 2020 latest news. US election date and latest updates

How is the American president elected? Unlike in many other countries, the US president and vice president are not directly elected by citizens. Instead, they...

Donald Trump: Joe Biden vs Donald Trump: What the next four years will look like for America

The 2020 US Presidential election is much different from the previous presidential elections owing to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the relations between the US...

Donald Trump focused on feeding his ego; did not take pandemic seriously: Barack Obama

Former US President Barack Obama has accused his successor Donald Trump of focused on feeding his ego, saying he did not take the significant problem...

Joe Biden: Press, social media blocking serious charges against Joe Biden: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has accused both the mainstream and social media companies of blocking serious charges of corruption against his rival and Democratic presidential...

Joe Biden: Not doing many rallies to prevent spread of coronavirus, says Joe Biden

Washington: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has justified his decision not to hold public rallies and restrict his travel, arguing that he does not want...

Trump to escalate campaigning as Biden steps up own travel amid pandemic

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump plans to intensify an already breakneck travel schedule in the final full week of the presidential campaign, overlooking a surge of...

Russians who pose threat to US elections have hacked nuclear plants and power grid

By Nicole Perlroth Cybersecurity officials watched with growing alarm in September as Russian state hackers started prowling around dozens of American state and local government...

Donald Trump ‘running angry,’ attacks polls, press and Dr. Fauci

An angry President Donald Trump came out swinging Monday against Dr. Anthony Fauci, the press and polls that show him trailing Democrat Joe Biden in...

Why these voters rejected Hillary Clinton but are backing democratic nominee Joe Biden

By Lisa Lerer and Reid J. Epstein Samantha Kacmarik, a Latina college student in Las Vegas, said that four years ago, she had viewed Hillary...

Four tricky issues for the Biden-Harris ticket

By Sydney Ember, Thomas Kaplan and Katie Glueck During the vice presidential debate last week, several issues came up — including the Supreme Court, climate...

Next Trump-Biden debates uncertain, though October 22 is likely

WASHINGTON: The campaign’s final debates between President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden were thrown into uncertainty Thursday as the rival camps offered dueling proposals...

View: Donald Trump’s not superman. He’s a coronavirus superspreader

By Thomas L. Friedman The most important question today is not what President Donald Trump has learned from his bout with COVID-19. Trump is one...

Trump campaign launches ‘Operation MAGA’ to keep momentum at ‘full speed’

WASHINGTON: With Donald Trump in the hospital, his campaign has launched ‘Operation MAGA’, which it describes as “a full marshalling of top-level surrogates, campaign coalitions...

Funds flow to Joe Biden and Democrats after debate, boosting cash advantage

Money cascaded into presidential nominee Joe Biden‘s campaign and his Democratic Party on the heels of his rancorous debate with President Donald Trump, potentially widening...

Joe Biden warns that Americans will ‘not stand for’ Donald Trump refusing to leave office

ALLIANCE: Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Wednesday said voters “will not stand for it” if President Donald Trump loses the election and refuses to...

By lowering the debate bar for Joe Biden, has Donald Trump set a trap for himself?

By Annie Karni and Maggie Haberman WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump has framed the first general election debate as a test for his opponent, former Vice...

Losing faith: In bastion of democracy, worries over US election integrity

WASHINGTON: “The only way we’re going to lose this election is if the election is rigged.” President Donald Trump‘s astonishing remark last month — and...

Donald Trump: New focus for campaign: Will Joe Biden or Donald Trump keep you safer?

PITTSBURGH: The battle over who can keep Americans safe after recent deadly protests has emerged as the sharpest dividing line for the presidential campaign’s final...

How Kamala Harris forged close ties with Silicon Valley’s tech elite

By Daisuke Wakabayashi, Stephanie Saul and Kenneth P. Vogel When Kamala Harris, then San Francisco’s district attorney, was running to become California’s attorney general in...

Kamala Harris’ father Donald, a footnote in her speeches, is a prominent economist

By Ellen Barry In a warm, encyclopedic tribute to her family Wednesday night, as she formally accepted the vice-presidential nomination, Sen. Kamala Harris skimmed past...