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15 Nov 2020
Federal and state courts in Pennsylvania and Michigan have rejected more lawsuits alleging voter fraud in the US election. Joe Biden comfortably won this month's poll, but incumbent Donald Trump has refused to concede.
15 Nov 2020
The Trump administration's justice chief William Barr has approved an investigation into claims of voter fraud. Donald Trump has so far refused to concede defeat in the US election.
11 Nov 2020
The current US president has yet to concede his election defeat, but that doesn't mean he can stay in the White House forever. From legal battles to television aspirations, DW looks at his post-presidency prospects.
9 Nov 2020
US Democratic candidate Joe Biden has secured enough votes to become the next US leader. President Donald Trump has alleged fraud. And Africans are watching events with a mixture of bemusement and concern.
7 Nov 2020
With votes still being counted from the US presidential election, we take a look at the stakes for Africa. The last four years have seen Donald Trump show disinterest, if not disdain for the continent. Also, a referendum on constitutional reform in Algeria sees record low turnout. And the daughter of a Rwandan once hailed as a hero of his country's 1994 genocide says the international community is overlooking the shady circumstances that saw her father snatched from his life in the US and thrown into jail back in his homeland.
6 Nov 2020
Hundreds of peaceful protesters march through the streets of Minneapolis to protest President Donald Trump’s attempt to suppress ballot counting and tamper with the US election.
5 Nov 2020
Donald Trump's presidency has been resolutely pro-business, with massive tax cuts, as well as tax breaks to attract investors near low-income urban areas. According to his supporters, such policies have helped lower the US poverty rate by two points over the past four years. Others argue that Trump's efforts to create a permissive fiscal climate have just one goal: to woo an elite group of super-wealthy Americans, one that the incumbent president has always portrayed himself as being part of. Our France 2 colleagues report, with FRANCE 24's Wassim Cornet.
5 Nov 2020
President Donald Trump rallies late Monday in Kenosha, the Wisconsin city at the center of anti-racism protests this summer, in a final hour bid to retain the White House. Trump's family members, including Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, join in rallying the crowd.
4 Nov 2020
US President Donald Trump attempts to sow doubt over the counting of ballots beyond election day, saying the country is "entitled" to know who won on the day of the vote.
4 Nov 2020
More than 100 million votes have already been cast meaning the overall figure looks set to comfortably surpass the 2016 turnout. Donald Trump has expressed optimism over the result but cautioned "you never know."
4 Nov 2020
Democrat Joe Biden says he believes he is "on track" to defeat US President Donald Trump, and calls for Americans to have patience with vote-counting as several swing states remain up in the air.
4 Nov 2020
The president has claimed that the Supreme Court's decision to allow votes to be counted beyond election day was "dangerous." Within an hour, Twitter flagged the post and described it as "misleading."

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