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John Whitesides

Biden's coronavirus advisers warn on stalled transition, Trump pushes legal challenges

Nov 17 2020

WILMINGTON, Del. President-elect Joe Biden's top coronavirus advisers warned on Tuesday that President Donald Trump's stalling of the transition could hinder the country's pandemic response, as Trump and his allies persisted in challenging the Nov. 3 election results. | Video

Biden nimmt Kurs auf Wahlsieg - Trump will nicht weichen

Nov 06 2020

Washington Herausforderer Joe Biden kommt einem Sieg bei der US-Präsidentenwahl immer näher.

Trump leads in Florida and other battlegrounds, Biden counts on Rust Belt 'blue wall'

Nov 04 2020

WILMINGTON, Del./WASHINGTON President Donald Trump took the lead over Democratic rival Joe Biden in the vital battleground of Florida and other U.S. swing states on Tuesday, but Biden pinned his White House hopes on Arizona and a "blue wall" of three Rust Belt states that could take days to count their votes. | Video

"Wählt! Wählt! Wählt!" - Trump und Biden ringen um jede Stimme

Nov 03 2020

Washington/Berlin Zum Auftakt der US-Präsidentenwahl haben Amtsinhaber Donald Trump und sein Herausforderer Joe Biden noch einmal mit Nachdruck versucht, ihre Wähler zu mobilisieren.

After tumultuous campaign, an uneasy American electorate heads to the polls

Nov 03 2020

WASHINGTON, Nov 3 Americans head to the polls on Tuesday to conclude a bitter and divisive U.S. election campaign, as Republican President Donald Trump seeks to overcome Democratic rival Joe Biden's lead in opinion polls to win four more years in the White House.

Biden nears finish line with lead in polls, but Trump still close in swing states

Nov 02 2020

NEW YORK With two days to go, Democrat Joe Biden holds a commanding national lead over President Donald Trump amid deep voter concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, but Trump is keeping his hopes alive by staying competitive in the swing states that could decide the White House race.

Biden nears finish line with lead in polls, but Trump still close in swing states: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Nov 01 2020

NEW YORK With two days to go, Democrat Joe Biden holds a commanding national lead over President Donald Trump amid deep voter concerns about the coronavirus pandemic, but Trump is keeping his hopes alive by staying competitive in the swing states that could decide the White House race.

Young U.S. poll workers brace for Election Day as virus fears keep elders home

Oct 23 2020

After scrambling to replace an aging force of poll workers most at risk from the coronavirus, U.S. election officials face the challenge of running the Nov. 3 voting with untested volunteers tasked with following strict health protocols in an intensely partisan environment. | Video

Young U.S. poll workers brace for Election Day as virus fears keep elders home

Oct 18 2020

After scrambling to replace an aging force of poll workers most at risk from the coronavirus, U.S. election officials face the challenge of running the Nov. 3 voting with untested volunteers tasked with following strict health protocols in an intensely partisan environment.

Record early U.S. turnout with three weeks to go: Georgians, Texans line up to vote

Oct 13 2020

LUBBOCK, Texas Texans on Tuesday joined a wave of Americans casting ballots at a record-setting pace, jamming early-voting polling places ahead of a Nov. 3 election showdown between Republican President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden. | Video

World News

Ethiopia war destabilising east Africa, warns EU

Fighting between Ethiopia's military and regional forces from the northern Tigray region is seriously destabilising the East African and Horn region and hostilities should halt, the European Union foreign policy chief said.