Several US states have declared Democrat presidential candidate Joe Biden as their winner, with official results to be decided on 14 December during the Electoral College vote, as Donald Trump vows to continue the fight for a legitimate vote count, despite allowing for the transition process to start.
Democratic presidential challenger Joe Biden has now declared victory in the November vote, despite Donald Trump’s insistence that the election was rigged. On Sunday, Biden named Obama-era staffer Jen Psaki as a potential candidate for White House Press Secretary.
Local Labour constituency organisations and affiliated trade unions have defied the leadership of Sir Keir Starmer and demanded that his predecessor, Jeremy Corbyn, have his whip restored.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Klaus Ernst, the head of the German parliamentary committee on the economy and energy, on Monday welcomed plans announced by the Nord Stream 2 AG to resume laying pipelines for the Nord Stream 2 gas project this year.
Once winter comes, bats usually fly to southern countries or hide in lofts, an expert says, adding that this year the bats might have failed to find a place for hibernation.
Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, 62, was killed in a brazen daylight gun and bomb attack on his car in a town east of Tehran on Friday. Conflicting reports have emerged regarding the details of the assassination, including the numbers of perpetrators involved and the weapons used. Iran has blamed Israel for the attack, and threatened to avenge the “martyr.”
Earlier this month, Donald Trump's legal team filed a petition for another vote recount in Georgia after the state's Governor Brian Kemp had certified the state's presidential election results, giving it to Biden.
According to Johns Hopkins University, the global death toll from COVID-19 has surpassed 1.45 million, over 62.6 million cases have been registered, and more than 40 million people have already recovered.