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Pennsylvania officially certified Joe Biden's election win in the state.

Veteran White House advisor Antony Blinken has been nominated as Joe Biden's Secretary of State.

How Minnesota's Somali community helped vote Trump out

Brooke Anderson

How Minnesota's Somali community helped vote Trump out

In-depth: Amid large-scale grassroots campaigning and growing political influence, Minnesota's Somali community has become a key voting bloc in the swing state.

Kamala Harris leads record wave of elected women

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Kamala Harris leads record wave of elected women

Kamala Harris is set to become the first female vice president in United States history; she will also be the first Black or South Asian vice ...

American Muslims won this election

Asad Dandia and Hamzah Raza

American Muslims won this election

Comment: Biden's victory affirms the power of those on the margins to organise, assert their voices, and radically transform the political ...

Abed Ayoub and Khaled A. Beydoun

President Biden must reward Arab Americans for their support

Comment: Biden's campaign understood that Arab and Muslim voting blocs are essential for victory, his future administration should govern accordingly, write Khaled A. Beydoun and Abed Ayoub.

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Trump defies election loss, Biden ignores him

The formal process of Joe Biden's transition is being blocked by Donald Trump as he attempts to overturn the election results in court over ...

Brooke Anderson

How Arabs and Muslims flipped Michigan blue for Biden

In-depth: Through diligent organising and outreach, Arab and Muslim communities delivered for Joe Biden in Michigan.

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Trump supporters downcast but holding out until election 'certified'

In the parking lot of Jones Diner, the supporters of President Donald Trump aren't ready to accept a Joe Biden victory until the election ...

Putin 'awaiting official US result' to congratulate winner: Kremlin

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Putin 'awaiting official US result' to congratulate winner: Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin refused to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden for his victory at the US election, saying he is awaiting ...

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Biden begins transition as Trump refuses to concede

US President-elect Joe Biden took the first steps Sunday towards moving into the White House in 73 days, as Donald Trump again refused to admit ...

Can Trump challenge the election verdict?

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Can Trump challenge the election verdict?

Trump has little chance of reversing Biden's win, without having provided the evidence of widespread vote fraud, experts say.

Trump: the wrecking ball who came to 'fix' America

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Trump: the wrecking ball who came to 'fix' America

Rising to power by claiming to fix the US, Donald Trump has left a turbulent legacy.

Harris becomes first Black woman, South Asian elected VP

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Harris becomes first Black woman, South Asian elected VP

Black, South Asian and a woman: Kamala Harris has made history with her appointment as VP.

US Election 2020: Joe Biden wins the presidency

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US Election 2020: Joe Biden wins the presidency

Joe Biden and running mate Kamal Harris have won the 2020 US election after cinching the all-important battleground state of Pennsylvania.

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With another Florida loss, Democrats begin second guessing

The state is famous for thin margins, and both Trump and Biden's camp are watching closely.

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Trump challenges Wisconsin, Michigan votes as Biden leads

US President Donald Trump's campaign has challenged vote counts in battleground states Michigan and Wisconsin, the latter of which Joe Biden was ...

Diana Alghoul

Exclusive: Reactions to US elections inside the Middle East

The Middle East is keeping a watchful eye on the outcome of the volatile elections taking place in the US.

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Trump alleges 'surprise ballot dumps' in key states

Trump did not offer any evidence for his allegation of 'ballot dumps' and there have been no reports of any irregularities.

Biden at 126 electoral votes, Trump at 89

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Biden at 126 electoral votes, Trump at 89

The first results of the US presidential election are trickling in.

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Biden at 117 electoral votes, Trump at 80

Polls are gradually closing across the United States, with a long night of waiting for results ahead.

Global stocks surge, dollar slumps as Americans vote

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Global stocks surge, dollar slumps as Americans vote

Traders are looking at the contest largely through the prism of the election's impact on the US response to the pandemic.

Everything you need to know about US election day

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Everything you need to know about US election day

Here is everything you need to expect from the US election day.

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