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Despite Trump pressure, Pence will not block Biden's election certification: advisers

Despite Trump pressure, Pence will not block Biden's election certification: advisers

Despite pressure from US President Donald Trump to help overturn his election loss, Vice President Mike Pence will stick to his ceremonial duties and not block Wednesday's certification by Congress of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, advisers said.

Razor-thin margins in Georgia Senate races that will decide fate of Biden's agenda

Razor-thin margins in Georgia Senate races that will decide fate of Biden's agenda

Democrats and Republicans were locked in tight US Senate races in Georgia on Tuesday as final votes were counted in a showdown that will decide whether President-elect Joe Biden enjoys control of Congress ...

In dueling New Year messages, Trump reflects while Biden looks ahead

In dueling New Year messages, Trump reflects while Biden looks ahead

President Donald Trump in a New Year's Eve message reflected on his accomplishments in office, calling them ‘historic victories,’ while his successor, President-elect Joe Biden, struck an upbeat tone in looking ahead to 2021.

Biden to get Covid-19 vaccine next week, Pence to receive it Friday

Biden to get Covid-19 vaccine next week, Pence to receive it Friday

President-elect Joe Biden will get the coronavirus vaccine as soon as next week, transition officials said on Wednesday, as US authorities try to build public confidence in a measure that promises to stanch the deadly pandemic.

Leaders of Mexico and Brazil congratulate Biden on US election win

Leaders of Mexico and Brazil congratulate Biden on US election win

The leaders of Latin America's two biggest economies, Brazil and Mexico, congratulated Joe Biden on Tuesday on his election victory after a long delay that ignited criticism they were courting danger ...

'Democracy prevailed,' Biden says after US Electoral College confirms his win

'Democracy prevailed,' Biden says after US Electoral College confirms his win

Democrat Joe Biden called on Americans to ‘turn the page’ on the Trump era in a prime-time speech on Monday, hours after prevailing over the Republican in the state-by-state Electoral College vote ...

US Supreme Court swiftly ends Trump-backed Texas bid to upend election results

US Supreme Court swiftly ends Trump-backed Texas bid to upend election results

The US Supreme Court on Friday rejected a long-shot lawsuit by Texas and backed by President Donald Trump seeking to throw out voting results in four states, dealing him a likely fatal blow in his quest to undo his election loss to President-elect Joe Biden

Biden pledges to publicly get a Covid-19 vaccine and retain Fauci

Biden pledges to publicly get a Covid-19 vaccine and retain Fauci

US President-elect Joe Biden said on Thursday he would publicly take a coronavirus vaccine to demonstrate its safety to the public and pledged to retain the nation's top adviser on the pandemic, Anthony Fauci ...

Biden promises help to US workers hit by pandemic, Trump hints at 2024 run

Biden promises help to US workers hit by pandemic, Trump hints at 2024 run

President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday promised a group of workers hit by the raging Covid-19 pandemic that more aid would be on the way, while President Donald Trump hinted he may be ready to begin planning another run for the White House in 2024.

Biden pledges help 'on the way' for US economy

Biden pledges help 'on the way' for US economy

President-elect Joe Biden presented his economic team on Tuesday and pledged they would lead the charge on a plan to provide more relief for the faltering US economy, which his nominee for Treasury secretary called an ‘American tragedy.’

Biden wins in Arizona, Wisconsin certified, further cementing Trump loss

Biden wins in Arizona, Wisconsin certified, further cementing Trump loss

President-elect Joe Biden's victories in Arizona and Wisconsin were certified on Monday, further cementing his win even as Donald Trump continues to make baseless claims of vote fraud.

Trump promises continued election fight as Biden makes key appointments

Trump promises continued election fight as Biden makes key appointments

President Donald Trump questioned on Sunday whether the Supreme Court would ever hear a case airing his unproven allegations of widespread election fraud, as President-elect Joe Biden ...