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The US elections have seen the incumbent president Donald Trump urge to stop counting valid ballots, protests at election polling stations, and Republican political figures falsely claiming the election is being stolen from Trump. Is America a flawed democracy?The US elections have seen the incumbent president Donald Trump urge to stop counting valid ballots, protests at election polling stations, and Republican...

How would the US election be viewed if it was happening in the developing world? | SBS News

If the numbers fall Biden’s way, the burden of soul-searching and self-flagellating will fall on those who cheered on the conman and trashed democracy.If the numbers fall Biden’s way, the burden of soul-searching and self-flagellating will fall on those who cheered on the conman and trashed democracy.

Donald Trump is reportedly talking to his aides about another run for US president in 2024 if he loses the election this year.Donald Trump is reportedly talking to his aides about another run for US president in 2024 if he loses the election this year.

Donald Trump considering another 2024 presidential run if he loses election

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has taken a narrow lead over President Donald Trump in Georgia, putting the White House within his reach as it and...Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has taken a narrow lead over President Donald Trump in Georgia, putting the White House within his reach as it and...

Biden edges closer to White House | The Canberra Times | Canberra, ACT

Donald Trump Jr called on his father to 'fight to the death' over the election as he echoed his unfounded claims of voter fraud and cheating after Trump's leads in Pennsylvania and Georgia slipped.Donald Trump Jr called on his father to 'fight to the death' over the election as he echoed his unfounded claims of voter fraud and cheating after Trump's leads in Pennsylvania and Georgia slipped.

US Election 2020: Donald Trump Jr says dad should 'go to total war' | Daily Mail Online

It doesn’t matter to Beijing who wins the presidential election. But a divided America may translate into an isolated AustraliaIt doesn’t matter to Beijing who wins the presidential election. But a divided America may translate into an isolated Australia

A dysfunctional America helps China – but hurts Australia and our region | China | The Guardian

Donald Trump strikes defiant tone in first address since election night, as US vote results remain too close to call.Donald Trump strikes defiant tone in first address since election night, as US vote results remain too close to call.

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Joe Biden picked up votes in Pennsylvania, Nevada and Georgia and urged patience with the slow-moving vote count. President Trump appeared in the evening to break his silence, lying about “illegal” votes.Joe Biden picked up votes in Pennsylvania, Nevada and Georgia and urged patience with the slow-moving vote count. President Trump appeared in the evening to break his silence, lying about “illegal” votes.

Multiple major US TV networks have cut away from Donald Trump's White House statement.

US Election 2020: Multiple US TV networks cut away from Trump press conference

Providing no evidence and taking no questions afterward from reporters in the room, Trump used the remarks of nearly 17 minutes to make the kind of incendiary statements about the countrys democratic process that have never been heard before from a US president.Providing no evidence and taking no questions afterward from reporters in the room, Trump used the remarks of nearly 17 minutes to make the kind of incendiary statements about the country's democratic process that have never been heard before from a US president.

Trump erupts as Biden closes in on US presidency - World - The Jakarta Post

Updates from the 2020 US election, including Donald Trump's claims the Democrats are trying to "steal" it. Plus the outcome of vote-counting lawsuits.President Trump is still arguing the election has been "rigged".

US election 2020 updates: race tightens on day 3.

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US President Donald Trump gave a desperate White House address as vote counting appears to show a likely win for Democrat Joe Biden.US President Donald Trump gave a desperate White House address as vote counting appears to show a likely win for Democrat Joe Biden.

Trump Makes Wildly False Claims Of Election Stealing In 30-Minute Rant

“We have to interrupt here, because the president has made a number of false statements, including the notion that there has been fraudulent voting,” said NBC’s Lester Holt. “There has been no evidence of that.”“We have to interrupt here, because the president has made a number of false statements, including the notion that there has been fraudulent voting,” said NBC’s Lester Holt. “There has been no evidence of that.”

Networks cut away from Trump’s White House address | World News,The Indian Express

“We have to interrupt here, because the president has made a number of false statements, including the notion that there has been fraudulent voting,” said NBC’s Lester Holt. “There has been no evidence of that.”“We have to interrupt here, because the president has made a number of false statements, including the notion that there has been fraudulent voting,” said NBC’s Lester Holt. “There has been no evidence of that.”

Networks cut away from Trump’s White House address | World News,The Indian Express

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It’s a sign of Donald Trump Jr.’s power in the Republican Party.It’s a sign of Donald Trump Jr.’s power in the Republican Party.

Some Republicans Rush To Defend President After Trump Jr. Scolds Them For ‘Lack Of Action’

Democrat candidate Joe Biden on Thursday solidified his position, leading the race in Arizona and Nevada while closing the gap in Georgia and swing state Pennsylvania, but the ultimate outcome is sti…Democrat candidate Joe Biden on Thursday solidified his position, leading the race in Arizona and Nevada while closing the gap in Georgia and swing state Pennsylvania, but the ultimate outcome is sti…

Biden narrows margins, victory within grasp - but not just yet

President's baseless claims of widespread fraud lead to angry rallies outside counting centers, streams of threats for election workers across USPresident's baseless claims of widespread fraud lead to angry rallies outside counting centers, streams of threats for election workers across US

Protesters, spurred by Trump falsehoods, spark fear for US election officials | The Times of Israel

Twitter locked Steve Bannon's account and YouTube removed one of his videos as social-media giants play hardball to fight election misinformation.Twitter locked Steve Bannon's account and YouTube removed one of his videos as social-media giants play hardball to fight election misinformation.

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube combat Trump surrogates' calls for violence - Business Insider

Cable networks, broadcast networks and apparently even Twitter cut short their broadcasts of President Trump’s press conference from the White House briefing room Thursday, with some opting to fact-check the president’s unproven statements rather than carry them live.It’s not the first time the channels have opted not to carry his comments in real time

TV networks cut away from Trump’s ‘most dishonest speech’ ever - The Verge

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 the country's democratic process from the White House on Thursday, falsely claiming the election was being...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 the country's democratic process from the White House on Thursday, falsely claiming the election was being...

Vote counts push Biden closer to victory as Trump falsely claims election being 'stolen' | Reuters

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With votes still being counted across the nation, President Donald Trump on Thursday sought to undermine confidence in the nation's election, making accusations from the White House about the integrity of the results in his race against Democrat Joe Biden. Hours earlier, Biden offered reassurances that the countingWith votes still being counted across the nation, President Donald Trump on Thursday sought to undermine confidence in the nation's election, making accusations from the White House about the integrity of the results in his race against Democrat Joe Biden. Hours earlier, Biden offered reassurances that the counting

Trump Hits Election Integrity as Votes Still Being Counted | Hamodia.com

Offering no evidence, president lambastes election workers, alleges fraud in states where results from dwindling set of uncounted votes largely benefitting Democrat rival; former VP also makes public statement calling for calm, faith in processOffering no evidence, president lambastes election workers, alleges fraud in states where results from dwindling set of uncounted votes largely benefitting Democrat rival; former VP also makes public statement calling for calm, faith in process

In tightly-contested Wisconsin, county clerks are double-checking their math. Counties statewide have until Nov. 17 to do so and certify the results. In tightly-contested Wisconsin, county clerks are double-checking their math. Counties statewide have until Nov. 17 to do so and certify the results. 

For the second straight presidential election, many polls were off.For the second straight presidential election, many polls were off.

Why the polls were wrong, again

President Trump told reporters Thursday that pollsters very deliberately made false claims that Joe Biden had a big lead in the presidential race in order to suppress Trump votes and help Biden be elected president. As a statistician and polling expert, I have to respectfully disagree.President Trump told reporters Thursday that pollsters very deliberately made false claims that Joe Biden had a big lead in the presidential race in order to suppress Trump votes and help Biden be elected president. As a statistician and polling expert, I have to respectfully disagree.

The President made unsubstantiated claims and some networks decided to pull out early to prevent misinformation being spread. The President made unsubstantiated claims and some networks decided to pull out early to prevent misinformation being spread.

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At a rally before the election, President Trump was talking about the choice between him and Joe Biden. He started to say, “This isn’t about . . . ” and then stopped himself and said, “Yeah, it is about me.”At a rally before the election, President Trump was talking about the choice between him and Joe Biden. He started to say, “This isn’t about . . . ” and then stopped himself and said,

Yes, the election was all about Trump

There’s no evidence of widespread voter fraud. Trump is lying.There’s no evidence of widespread voter fraud. Trump is lying.

Trump’s White House rant was everything people feared about his presidency in a nutshell - Vox

The population has boomed with migrants from California – which helps explain some of the decade-long blue shiftThe population has boomed with migrants from California – which helps explain some of the decade-long blue shift

The chilling effect that gave the red state of Arizona a dose of the blues

After a record-breaking election in terms of fundraising, if you thought the emails and text message appeals for donations would end on Election Day, think again!After a record-breaking election in terms of fundraising, if you thought the emails and text message appeals for donations would end on Election Day, think again!

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Both campaigns keep up pleas for donations - CBS News

In the two days after Election Day, Twitter has added warning labels to nine of President Trump's election-related tweets, cautioning the messages "might be misleading." They are misleading, and in some cases, false.

Trump Tweets Flagged by Twitter for Misinformation - FactCheck.org

Tensions over the still undecided U.S.Tensions over the still undecided U.S.

Fears Rise for Safety of Election Workers in Battleground States | Voice of America - English

by Sebastian Smith and Shaun Tandon with Peter Hutchison in Wilmington President Donald Trump erupted Thursday in a tirade of unsubstantiated claims that he has been cheated out of winning the US election as vote counting across battleground states showed Democrat Joe Biden steadily closing in on victory. “They are trying to steal the election,” Trump said in an […]

US election: Donald Trump erupts with unsubstantiated claims as Joe Biden closes in on presidency | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

For all its uncertainty, the 2020 contest made it clear that Americans are not in broad agreement on the hoped-for result of the vote counting. But we should be able to agree that the counting, whomever it benefits, should continue. <p>For all its uncertainty, the 2020 contest made it clear that Americans are not in broad agreement on the hoped-for result of the vote counting. But we should be able to agree that the counting, whomever it benefits, should continue.</p>

Editorial: Election interference is Trump’s strategy to the bitter end - SFChronicle.com

Trump alleges 'shenanigans' as Biden urges calmUS President Donald Trump has accused his political rivals of trying to steal the US election as the result hangs in the balance. His Democratic ch

Trump alleges 'shenanigans' as Biden urges calm

The Associated Press looked at 376 counties with the highest number of new COVID-19 infections per capita -- and found that 93 percent went for Trump, a rate above areas that were less severely hit by the virus.The AP looked at 376 counties with the highest number of new COVID-19 infections per capita -- and found that 93 percent went for Trump.

Counties with COVID-19 surges overwhelmingly voted Trump: report

Governor stands out among '2024 GOP hopefuls' in being loyal to Trump.Governor stands out among '2024 GOP hopefuls' in being loyal to Trump.

Donald Trump Jr. condemns 'lack of action' from '2024 GOP hopefuls' ... except for Ron DeSantis

The president’s son has prematurely claimed victory in Pennsylvania, spread rumors and lies, and, so far, gotten away with it.The president’s son has prematurely claimed victory in Pennsylvania, spread rumors and lies, and, so far, gotten away with it.

Eric Trump Is An Election Hoax Superspreader

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said without evidence on Thursday night (Nov 5) that if "legal" votes were counted he would "easily" win the ...WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said without evidence on Thursday night (Nov 5) that if "legal" votes were counted he would "easily" win the ...

Trump says he 'easily' wins US election by the 'legal votes' - CNA