Trump lawyer details far-fetched strategy to reverse Pennsylvania win for Biden

Trump lawyer details far-fetched strategy to reverse Pennsylvania win for Biden

A lawyer for President Donald Trump’s campaign on Wednesday revealed that the campaign could be relying on pulling off a complicated — and possibly unprecedented — legal and legislative trick shot to undo President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in Pennsylvania and possibly in other states. That 

US election security officials reject Trump’s fraud claims

US election security officials reject Trump’s fraud claims

US election officials have said the 2020 White House vote was the “most secure in American history”, rejecting President Donald Trump’s fraud claims. “There is no evidence that any voting system deleted or lost votes, changed votes, or was in any way compromised,” a committee 

What Biden’s new foreign policy team tells us

What Biden’s new foreign policy team tells us

The three people chosen by US President-elect Joe Biden to lead his foreign policy team will bring decades of diplomatic experience to the White House, but they also face criticism from those who object to the baggage that comes along with years of serving the 

Joe Biden nominates first woman to lead intelligence and first Latino to head homeland security

Joe Biden nominates first woman to lead intelligence and first Latino to head homeland security

President-elect Joe Biden on Monday unveiled a slate of top foreign policy and national security picks, including the first woman to lead the US intelligence community and first Latino to helm the Department of Homeland Security. Cuban-born Alejandro Mayorkas, a former deputy secretary of DHS who Biden 

Biden hires all-female senior communications team, names Neera Tanden director of OMB

Biden hires all-female senior communications team, names Neera Tanden director of OMB

President-elect Joe Biden has filled out his economics and communications teams, enlisting mostly women, including several of color, in a move that reflected his campaign pledge to create an administration that presents a diverse face to America as it tackles twin pandemic and economic crises. 

Biden names liberal econ team as pandemic threatens workers

Biden names liberal econ team as pandemic threatens workers

With unemployment still high and the pandemic threatening yet another economic slump, President-elect Joe Biden is assembling a team of liberal advisers who have long focused on the nation’s workers and government efforts to address economic inequality. Janet Yellen, announced Monday as Biden’s nominee for treasury 

US justice department investigates alleged ‘bribery for pardon’ scheme at White House

US justice department investigates alleged ‘bribery for pardon’ scheme at White House

An alleged “bribery for pardon” scheme at the White House is under investigation by the justice department, according to a court filing unsealed on Tuesday. The heavily redacted document does not name Donald Trump or other individuals and leaves many unanswered questions, but comes amid media reports 

UK and US lock in behind Australia in China row

UK and US lock in behind Australia in China row

The British government has vowed to stand with Australia to “protect our key interests and values” and push back at “disinformation” amid a deepening rift in Canberra’s relationship with Beijing. The American ambassador to Australia also accused a Chinese foreign ministry official of spreading “disinformation