Releasing an official statement, US Attorney General William Barr said the Department of Justice and Department Of Homeland Security have found nothing that suggests fraud in the US elections. However, the investigation being done is yet to conclude. Meanwhile, Trump is still tweeting about the fraud in elections. Trump's election lawyers, in a joint statement, said that Barr's statements were made "without any knowledge".
The son of US President Donald Trump, Donald Trump Jr has been quarantined after he tested positive for COVID-19. Trump Jr, who had campaigned vigorously during the presidential elections, is the eldest son of Donald Trump. "He has been asymptomatic and is following all medically recommended COVID-19 guidelines," stated his spokesperson. Earlier, during the campaign, US President Trump, his wife Melania and his another son Barron had tested… read-more
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The former US president Barack Obama will feature on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' on November 19. Reportedly, he will have a conversation regarding his new memoir, 'A Promised Land' - a book about his presidency. Obama, in an article for The Atlantic, mentioned that his book aimed to inspire the youth to believe in democracy. He has attended many talk shows including 'The Late Show with David Letterman' and the Jimmy Fallon's '… read-more
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Although the US election results started coming out from November 3, there are no conclusive results yet to decipher who will be the next American President. This is due to the different election rules that the US' states follow. Also, the votes postmarked by election day will be accepted till November 12. The delay can also be attributed to the COVID-19 risks, which forced 65.2 million people to opt-in for voting through mail.
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The United States has recorded over 70 million votes in the early voting for the Presidential Elections 2020. The huge turnout is equal to 50% of total votes in the 2016 elections. Experts opine that the 'Black Lives Matter' protests and the management of COVID-19 could be the driving forces for the high turnout. Officials also estimate a 65% total turnout this year, with over 150 million people casting their vote, highest since 1908.
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The COVID-recovered US President, Donald Trump, has plunged back to his election campaign, promising to provide free antibody-treatment to all the Americans. Speaking at an election rally in Wisconsin, Trump said the elections were a contest between “Trump super recovery and a Biden depression.” The President further asserted that if Democratic party gets to power, the COVID situation in the country would worsen with “draconian unscientific… read-more
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After returning to the Oval Office, US President Donald Trump aired an video message, wherein he called his COVID-19 diagnosis as "a blessing from God". He lauded the experimental drug he was given and opined that all the US citizens should have access to the drug. Reportedly, he used Regeneron's drugs, and stated that it worked "incredibly" well for him. However, the drugs were not approved by the FDA yet.
The US Vice-presidential debate between Kamala Harris and Mike Pence took place at Utah on October 7. Democratic candidate Harris criticized the Trump government for failing to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic and hiding information from people. She added that people had sacrificed too much, owing to "incompetence of the administration". The Republican candidate Pence asserted that Trump's first priority was health of Americans and through his… read-more
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Donald Trump's doctor said that the US President's health is still in danger, albeit some improvements have been noticed. Physician, Dr Sean Conley, informed that the President has not experienced fever lately. President Trump was admitted to hospital after testing positive for COVID-19. Dr Conley also informed that the President is conducting business from the hospital, and is able to move around without any difficulty.
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US President Donald Trump said it would be an insult to the US, if Kamala Harris becomes the first woman President. Addressing a rally in North Carolina, Trump said "If Biden wins, China wins." He added that China knows the Democrat' policies, which will result in the downfall of the USA. He also mentioned that he viewed the US-China trade deal differently after the COVID-19 pandemic.