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Election fraud claims ‘will almost certainly’ spur more violence by domestic extremists- US intelligence report

The summary was released on the same day that DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas told lawmakers domestic violent extremism is the "greatest threat" to the US -- a clear reminder that federal officials remain very concerned about the potential for more violence in the coming months.

President should use army to ‘rerun’ election, says Flynn as Pence vows to ‘keep fighting’

Meanwhile, Mike Pence has told supporters of Mr Trump that “we’re going to keep fighting" in an attempt to energise supporters for the upcoming 5 January Georgia senate run off elections.

Putin congratulates Joe Biden on U.S. election victory – Kremlin

"Putin wished the president-elect every success and expressed confidence that Russia and the United States, which have a special responsibility for global security and stability, could, despite their differences, really help to solve the many problems and challenges facing the world,"

US Election: Electoral College affirms Biden’s victory over Trump

With the elections results now affirmed, in what comes next in the U.S. electoral process, the Congress will formally receive and tally the Electoral College votes and again confirm Mr Biden’s win on January 6. The official oath of office is slated for January 20.

Supreme Court rejects Republicans’ last-ditch attempt to undo election results and give Trump the presidency

“Texas seeks to invalidate elections in four states for yielding results with which it disagrees,” Pennsylvania attorney general Josh Shapiro wrote to the court against Mr Paxton’s suit.

Trump shows no surrender in first post-election rally

“And I have to say, if I lost, I’d be a very gracious loser. If I lost, I would say, I lost, and I’d go to Florida and I’d take it easy and I’d go around and I’d say I did a good job. But you can’t ever accept when they steal and rig and rob.”

Trump bid to overturn election stumbles as judge tosses Pennsylvania lawsuit

"Observers are disruptive. They are asking question after question, telling the tabulators to stop, stop what they're doing and that is out of line, that's not acceptable," Milwaukee County Clerk George Christianson told reporters.

Georgia recount confirms Biden victory over Trump, says state election official

“Unfortunately, my administration hasn't been able to get everything we need,” Mr Biden said during a video conference with the National Governors Association's leadership team, which consists of five Republicans and four Democrats.

Trump would have won Georgia by 10,000 if he hadn’t ‘suppressed his own voting base’, says GOP official

As proof of voting irregularities, the Trump campaign has pointed to news that Floyd County discovered almost 2,600 uncounted ballots during Tuesday’s audit.. The new votes favour Trump by around 2 to 1, though the development won’t materially impact the result of the election in the state.

Trump briefly admits election defeat, clings to flailing legal strategy

"He won because the Election was Rigged," Trump wrote, not referring to Biden by name, adding a list of complaints about vote counting. About 90 minutes later, Trump wrote: "He only won in the eyes of the FAKE NEWS MEDIA. I concede NOTHING!"

US election: I have a long way to go with Biden, I have not conceded defeat- Trump

“He only won in the eyes of the FAKE NEWS MEDIA. I concede NOTHING! We have a long way to go. This was a RIGGED ELECTION! RIGGED ELECTION. WE WILL WIN!

Protest march in Washington as Trump supporters reject results

Darion Schaublin, who drove from Columbus, Ohio, came to protest the fact “the whole system’s rigged… in the way that the information is getting to the people.”

Trump puts personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani in charge of all election lawsuits

The president has suffered a series of legal defeats in Arizona, Pennsylvania and Michigan and has seen Mr Biden named by CNN and other media organisations as the winner of Georgia, which is doing a hand count audit of ballots.

Joe Biden becomes first Democrat in 28 years to win Georgia

Democratic presidential candidates have been closing the gap on their Republican rivals in recent elections. But none had repeated Bill Clinton's feat from 28 years ago, when he defeated incumbent George H.W. Bush. Barack Obama came close. Hillary Clinton, in 2016, got closer. Biden completed the project.

Biden takes Arizona, cementing presidential win despite Trump’s refusal to concede

The Trump campaign has filed lawsuits challenging the vote counts in individual states, although some have already been thrown out by judges. Legal experts have said the litigation stands little chance of altering the outcome, and state election officials have said they see no evidence of serious irregularities or fraud.

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Doctors’ strike: Reps summon Finance Minister, as Gbajabiamila visits hospitals

We will do everything we need to do to see how we can capture that. We are inviting the Finance Minister next week so that we can talk and see how, as best as we can, accommodate all these issues and cement the Memorandum of Action.’’

Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause: Trump blames Biden and complains about FDA hurting his election chances

The former president said in a statement that the reputation of the vaccine will now be “permanently challenged” and people who have taken it will be “up in arms” after the decision by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration.

Officer who shot Daunte Wright was training new recruit at time of shooting

The 26-year veteran of the force can be heard saying: “Holy s***. I just shot him!” in bodycam footage after allegedly intending to tase Mr Wright but shooting him instead.

Bauchi Hisbah to repatriate sex workers from other states, marry off indigenes

“They are not comfortable with their current situation. That’s why we are going to sit down with them, identify the natives and non-natives among them with a view to rescuing them and those who are not indigenes, we will liase with their governments to see that they are taken back home and rehabilitated,”