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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As they frantically searched for ways to salvage President Donald Trump’s failed reelection bid, his campaign pursued a dizzying game of legal hopscotch across six states that centered on the biggest prize of all: Pennsylvania. The strategy may have played well in front of television cameras and on talk radio. But it …

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President Trump and President-elect Joe Biden both paused to mark Veterans Day on Wednesday, with the president participating in a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and Mr. Biden visiting a war memorial in Philadelphia. Mr. Trump and the first lady laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in a ceremony in the …

By Nicole Gaouette, Barbara Starr, Ryan Browne and Betsy Klein | CNN President Donald Trump announced on Twitter Monday that he has fired Secretary of Defense Mark Esper, and that Christopher Miller, who serves as director of the National Counterterrorism Center, will become acting secretary “effective immediately.” Esper’s increasingly tense relationship with Trump led him …

ANKARA US President Donald Trump’s tweet on Saturday claiming election victory has garnered huge support from his Twitter followers with over 883,200 retweets and 1.1 million likes, second only to his Oct. 2 tweet announcing his positive coronavirus test result that received 909,600 retweets and 1.8 million likes.  ”I WON THIS ELECTION, BY A LOT!” …

This is how the most colossal and fragile ego on the planet deals with losing the US election: he does not deal with it at all. Mary Trump. Photograph: Peter Serling/Rex My uncle’s speech late on election night wasn’t just entirely mendacious from beginning to end. It was also deeply dangerous. It’s one thing for …

Joe Biden declared “we’re going to win this race” in a late-night address on Friday after a rollercoaster day that began with him taking the lead in two key states. But as vote counts continue to trickle in, the race remains uncalled.  Much of the focus is on Pennsylvania’s 20 electoral votes – enough at …

Sign up for the Guardian’s Fight to Vote newsletter In his Wednesday evening address, an increasingly desperate Donald Trump continued his assault on the democratic process by lying about widespread voter fraud. “If you count the legal votes, I easily win. If you count the illegal votes, they can try to steal the election from …

US stock investors are betting that a Republican-controlled Senate could block Biden’s plans to increase taxes and tighten regulations should he win the White House. Wall Street’s main stock indexes extended their post-election rally on Thursday as investors bet that if Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden wins the White House, his plans to tighten regulations …

Issued on: 04/11/2020 – 10:25 The United States left the Paris accord on Wednesday, becoming the first country to ever withdraw from an international climate change pact as the fate of its presidential election hangs in the balance. It may prove to be a temporary blip before Democrat Joe Biden’s administration rejoins the agreement. Otherwise, …