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Biden to meet with U.S. workers hit by coronavirus pandemic

11:00am GMT

WASHINGTON, Dec 2 President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday will meet with American workers and business owners hit by COVID-19 as he prepares to confront the pandemic that has taken a heavy human and economic toll when he takes office next month.

Trump bid to overturn election stumbles as judge tosses Pennsylvania lawsuit

22 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's desperate bid to overturn the U.S. election was dealt a new setback on Saturday when a federal judge threw out his campaign's attempt to invalidate millions of votes in Pennsylvania.

WRAPUP 4-Trump faces likely setback in Georgia recount, drops Michigan lawsuit

19 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON/DETROIT, Nov 19 The U.S. presidential election battleground state of Georgia was expected on Thursday to affirm Joe Biden's victory over Donald Trump after a painstaking recount, as Trump's re-election campaign said it was withdrawing a lawsuit in Michigan.

Biden to launch COVID-19 task force, Trump plans rallies to protest election

09 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON/WILMINGTON, Del. President-elect Joe Biden will convene a coronavirus task force on Monday to examine the No. 1 problem confronting him when he takes office in January, while President Donald Trump pursues several long-shot gambits to hold on to his job. | Video

'We're going to win this race': Biden predicts victory as his lead over Trump grows

07 Nov 2020

WILMINGTON, Del./WASHINGTON Democrat Joe Biden said he was going to win the U.S. presidency as his lead grew over President Donald Trump in battleground states, although television networks held off from declaring him the victor as officials continued to count votes.

"We're going to win this race": Biden predicts victory as his lead over Trump grows

07 Nov 2020

WILMINGTON, Del./WASHINGTON Democrat Joe Biden said Friday that he was going to win the U.S. presidency as his lead grew over President Donald Trump in battleground states, although television networks held off from declaring him the victor as officials continued to count votes. | Video

Republican Senator Collins re-elected in Maine in setback for Democratic hopes

04 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON Republican Senator Susan Collins, an independent-minded moderate, won a surprise re-election victory in Maine on Wednesday, strengthening her party's chances of retaining control of the U.S. Senate. | Video

If he wins White House, Biden's ambitions likely blocked by Republican Senate

04 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON If Democrat Joe Biden wins the U.S. presidency, a divided Congress may prevent him from enacting major priorities like expanding healthcare, fighting climate change and providing aid to millions whose lives have been upended by the coronavirus.

If he wins White House, Biden's ambitions likely blocked by Republican Senate

04 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON If Democrat Joe Biden wins the U.S. presidency, a divided Congress may prevent him from enacting major priorities like expanding healthcare, fighting climate change and providing aid to millions whose lives have been upended by the coronavirus.

In election's waning days, Trump campaigns against those fighting coronavirus

31 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 31 With the coronavirus roaring back across the United States, President Donald Trump is spending the closing days of his re-election campaign criticizing public officials and medical professionals who are trying to beat it back.

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