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US 2020: Trump blasts judges for dismissing his suit

A day after Pennsylvania’s highest court had thrown out a lower court’s order preventing the state from certifying results from the 3 November US elections, Donald Trump blasted the judges’ decision. Acccording to TheGuardian uk, Saturday’s case – which had attempted to throw out 2.5m mail in votes in the crucial state – was the latest of dozens of failed lawsuits ...

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US 2020: Why it will be difficult for me to concede- Trump

Donald Trump has revealed when he will leave the White House. Acccording to him, he would leave the Oval office if Joe Biden is formally confirmed as the next US president by the electoral college, BBC reports. The president has refused to accept defeat in the 3 November vote, and told reporters on Thursday it would be “hard” to concede. ...

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Trump’s administration approves daily intelligence report for Biden

The White House has given approval for United States President-elect Joe Biden to receive the president’s daily intelligence brief “as part of the support to the transition.” Acccording to Reuters, a spokesperson in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, “Following the statutory direction of the Presidential Transition Act, ODNI will ...

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Trump finally agrees to work with Biden on transition process

President Trump’s government on Monday authorized President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. to begin a formal transition process after Michigan certified Mr. Biden as its winner, The latest move is a strong sign that the president’s last-ditch bid to overturn the results of the election was coming to an end, New York Times reports. Mr. Trump did not concede, and vowed ...

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US 2020: Pennsylvania court strikes out Trump’s suit seeking to stop certification of results

A Pennsylvania judge threw out a lawsuit that sought to prevent the state from certifying the election results in favor of President-elect Joe Biden, who won the state by about 80,000 votes. U.S. Middle District Judge Matthew Brann in Williamsport, Penn., rejected a request by the Trump campaign for an injunction that would stop the certification of the election, as ...

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Trump’s hope dashed as Biden wins Georgia after vote recount

After six days of hand-counting ballots, the Georgia secretary of state’s office reaffirmed on Thursday that President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. had defeated President Trump in the state, which had long been considered a Republican stronghold, New York Times reports. The Trump campaign asked Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger of Georgia, a Republican, for a full hand recount one week ...

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US 2020: Confirmation of Biden’s victory expected as Georgia sets to release result of vote recount

Georgia election officials expect to release a report Thursday on a hand tally of the presidential race, and they have repeatedly said they expect it to affirm Democrat Joe Biden’s narrow lead over Republican President Donald Trump, AP reports. The hand tally of about 5 million votes stemmed from an audit required by a new state law and wasn’t in ...

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Trump adamant, says he won’t concede defeat

President Donald Trump has remained adamant, saying that  he would not let a “rigged election steal” his country. In his tweet, the American leader alleged that President-elect Joe Biden’s supporters were “attacking his supporters who are on a peaceful street protest in Washington DC.” Trump has refused to concede defeat weeks after Biden was declared the winner of the recent ...

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US 2020: Rioters throw fireworks at Trump’s suppoters

Violent rioters throw fireworks at Trump supporters eating dinner after the MAGA march in Washington, suspect arrested Police have arrested a suspect they said is connected with fireworks that went off at a D.C. restaurant on Saturday, hitting Trump supporters after the “Million MAGA March,” Fox News reports. A video of the incident shows a large crowd descending on P.J. ...

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Biden won through rigging, Trump insists

President Donald Trump on Sunday acknowledged that his Democratic opponent, Joe Biden, won the race, claiming that Biden stole the election through rigging. “He won because the election was rigged,” the president said in a tweet, adding that election observers were denied access to vote counting centres. Trump also alleged that the votes were tabulated by a “Radical Left privately-owned ...

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