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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress confirmed Democrat Joe Biden as the presidential election winner early Thursday after a violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol in a stunning attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep …

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress confirmed Democrat Joe Biden as the presidential election winner early Thursday after a violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol in a stunning attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep …

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Arizona Democrat and former astronaut Mark Kelly was sworn into the Senate on Wednesday, narrowing Republican control of the chamber and underscoring his state's shift from red to blue.

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MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin finished a recount of its presidential results on Sunday, confirming Democrat Joe Biden’s victory over President Donald Trump in the key battleground state. Trump vowed to challenge the outcome in court even before the recount concluded.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Nostalgia was in and jokes were out Tuesday as President Donald Trump offered a reprieve to a pair of meaty turkeys at the traditional Thanksgiving turkey pardon ceremony at the White House.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The General Services Administration ascertained Monday that President-elect Joe Biden is the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election, clearing the way for the start of the transition from President Donald Trump’s administration and allowing Biden to coordinate with federal…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Arizona Democrat and former astronaut Mark Kelly was sworn into the Senate on Wednesday, narrowing Republican control of the chamber and underscoring his state's shift from red to blue.

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MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin finished a recount of its presidential results on Sunday, confirming Democrat Joe Biden’s victory over President Donald Trump in the key battleground state. Trump vowed to challenge the outcome in court even before the recount concluded.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Nostalgia was in and jokes were out Tuesday as President Donald Trump offered a reprieve to a pair of meaty turkeys at the traditional Thanksgiving turkey pardon ceremony at the White House.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The General Services Administration ascertained Monday that President-elect Joe Biden is the “apparent winner” of the Nov. 3 election, clearing the way for the start of the transition from President Donald Trump’s administration and allowing Biden to coordinate with federal…

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ATLANTA (AP) — A top Georgia elections official says a hand tally of the presidential race in Georgia is complete, and the results affirm Democrat Joe Biden’s lead over Republican President Donald Trump. Gabriel Sterling released the information to The Associated Press on Thursday. The hand …

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WILMINGTON, Del. — President-elect Joe Biden met Thursday with governors from both parties and criticized President Donald Trump’s unprecedented attempt to block the peaceful transition of power, saying it was hindering the flow of information about programs to develop a vitally important co…

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WASHINGTON — Getting nowhere in the courts, President Donald Trump’s scattershot effort to overturn President-elect Joe Biden’s victory is shifting toward obscure election boards that certify the vote as Trump and his allies seek to upend the electoral process, sow chaos and perpetuate unsub…

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President Donald Trump's refusal to cooperate with his successor is forcing President-elect Joe Biden to seek unusual workarounds to prepare for the exploding public health threat and evolving national security challenges he will inherit in just nine weeks.

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ATLANTA (AP) — A top Georgia elections official says a hand tally of the presidential race in Georgia is complete, and the results affirm Democrat Joe Biden’s lead over Republican President Donald Trump. Gabriel Sterling released the information to The Associated Press on Thursday. The hand …

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WILMINGTON, Del. — President-elect Joe Biden met Thursday with governors from both parties and criticized President Donald Trump’s unprecedented attempt to block the peaceful transition of power, saying it was hindering the flow of information about programs to develop a vitally important co…

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WASHINGTON — Getting nowhere in the courts, President Donald Trump’s scattershot effort to overturn President-elect Joe Biden’s victory is shifting toward obscure election boards that certify the vote as Trump and his allies seek to upend the electoral process, sow chaos and perpetuate unsub…

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President Donald Trump's refusal to cooperate with his successor is forcing President-elect Joe Biden to seek unusual workarounds to prepare for the exploding public health threat and evolving national security challenges he will inherit in just nine weeks.

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Evangelical Christians have unquestionably been a loyal and largely unmovable base of support for President Donald Trump since he has been in …

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The election is over. At least for a while we don’t have to be bombarded with plans and ideas from political candidates trying to better our f…

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The 2020 race for the White House has been perhaps the most contentious in generations. With polls closed in the race between Republican nominee and President Donald J. Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden campaign, attention turns to ballot counting in key battleground states that will decide the presidency.

Latest news:

  • With presidency in reach, Dems grapple with disappointment
  • Trump team says it's suing to stop Pennsylvania vote count
  • Trump sues for Michigan ballot access, asks for Wisconsin recount
  • Former GOP stronghold of Arizona hands big wins to Democrats
  • 2020 Latest: Biden wins Wisconsin, flipping state from 2016
  • How Joe Biden can still win Pennsylvania

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President and Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden take center stage on Election Day Tuesday, but several competitive races are also up for grabs that will determine the power structure of the Senate and House of Representatives as well as governor seats.

Latest news:

  • Georgia's Loeffler, Warnock set for Senate runoff in January (11:42 p.m.)
  • US Sen. Shelley Moore Capito wins 2nd term in West Virginia (11:35 p.m.)
  • Incumbent governors, including North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper, fare well (10:45 p.m.)
  • NJ approves recreational cannabis, elects Biden, Booker (10:25 p.m.)
  • Georgia Republican who supports QAnon wins US House seat (9:22 p.m.)
  • Pennsylvania emerges as online misinformation hotspot (9:13 p.m.)

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County residents streamed into polling places as Election Day began Tuesday, capping off an historically busy year for early and absentee voting period. News-Post reporters and photographers will be filing updates throughout the day and into the early morning hours as this story develops.

Latest news:

  • BOE candidates await poll closures, results
  • Maryland Elections Board debunks false rumors
  • Steady but light stream of voters at Frederick High
  • Large turnout near Golden Mile
  • Middletown quiet as day begins
  • Brunswick voters turn out in swaths

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The 2020 race for the White House has been perhaps the most contentious in generations. As Republican nominee and President Donald J. Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden campaign on this final day of voting, here are some of the latest stories about that race from around the country.

Latest news:

  • Razor-thin margin separates Biden, Trump in Wisconsin race
  • EXPLAINER: A long night, or more, before president is known

  • Trump takes Indiana, Kansas; Biden takes Connecticut

  • AP: Trump wins, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming and Louisiana

  • AP: Biden wins New York, New Mexico and Rhode Island
  • AP: Trump wins Oklahoma and Tennessee
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