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# US Election

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What's the difference between a Trump and Biden presidency for Ireland?
Corporate tax rates, luring US pharma companies back, and regulating the tech firms – what’s in it for Ireland?
Trump and Biden crisscross Midwestern states as they enter final days of election campaigning
Trump was in Michigan and Biden in Iowa before they both held events in Wisconsin and Minnesota.
The Explainer LIVE: What could Trump's legacy be?
What mark will his work between 2017 and 2021 leave on the United States?
Donald Trump says election is choice between 'super-recovery' and 'Biden depression'
The pair will both head to Florida today as they attempt to chase votes in the state.
Joe Biden casts his US election ballot in Delaware
The US Presidential nominee and his wife joined 74 million Americans in voting early in the election.
Melania Trump criticises Biden and Democrats in first solo campaign stop
The First Lady defended Donald Trump’s record on Covid-19.
Opinion: China is going carbon neutral, and the USA needs to take note no matter who it elects
Luke O Callaghan White says China’s leader was being strategic when he stunned the international community recently by declaring ambitious climate action plans.
'I voted for a guy named Trump': President casts ballot in Florida
Democrat Joe Biden has not voted yet and is likely to do so in person in Delaware on Election Day, November 3.
Larry Donnelly: Biden did just fine, so he won the debate
In a much calmer debate than we’ve seen, Trump may have taken the night on points, but all Biden had to do was not mess up, and he was in the clear.
Poll: Who won last night's US election debate?
Both Republicans and Democrats are claiming victory.
Donald Trump will cast his vote on Saturday
Trump will vote in Florida, where his official residence when not in the White House is.
'We can disagree without hating each other': Opponents in Utah release joint campaign video promoting civility
They hope to be “an example” to the rest of America ahead of the general election.
'I'm running angry': Trump attacks the polls, the press and 'Fauci and all these idiots'
Trump still faces an uphill battle to win the race for the White House, according to the polls.
Larry Donnelly: As we near the final phase, it seems Trump needs a miracle
Larry Donnelly looks at the numbers, the fact that Joe Biden is not Hillary Clinton and concludes that Donald Trump faces an uphill battle to return to the White House.
Trump heads for swing states Florida and once reliably Republican Georgia
A Democratic presidential candidate has not won Georgia in nearly three decades.
Swing state Georgia breaks turnout record on first day of early US election voting
The high turnout saw eager voters waiting in hours-long queues to cast their ballots in the election.
'I feel so powerful, I'll give you a big fat kiss': Trump holds first rally since Covid diagnosis
Trump’s doctor said the US president no longer has the virus.
Judge in Texas blocks Republican governor's order limiting ballot drop-off sites
The judge said the move would restrict the right of some voters.
Donald Trump plans to hold a campaign rally in Florida on Saturday
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is preparing to unveil plans to probe the president’s capacity to govern after contracting Covid-19.
QAnon: What is this conspiracy and why has Facebook banned it?
More time on the Internet due to the pandemic, coupled with Facebook’s recommendation algorithms, has added fuel to the QAnon fire.
'I feel better than I did 20 years ago': Trump set to leave hospital
The US President sent 15 block-capital tweets in 30 minutes today, followed by a later tweet about yesterday’s waving to supporters.
Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19
US President Donald Trump earlier confirmed he has tested positive for Covid-19.
Biden blasts Trump as 'embarrassment' for failing to denounce white supremacist groups
Meanwhile, the Commission on Presidential Debates will impose new measures to help moderators “maintain order” in future debates.
'Utter chaos' and 'a brutal slugfest': Front pages and reaction to US presidential debate
Both sides are claiming victory but viewers are divided.
Quiz: How well do you know these moments from televised political debates?
Here are some highs and lows of televised election debates ahead of Round One of the US presidential election tonight.
US Republican leader says there will be an 'orderly transition' after election following Trump remarks
Trump declined to commit to a peaceful transition if he loses in November.
Trump again refuses to commit to peaceful transfer of power if he loses election
Trump has for several months been pressing a campaign against mail-in voting by tweeting and speaking out against it.
US election: What’s next for the Trump and Biden campaigns?
Now the Democratic and Republican national conventions are over, what lies ahead in the battle for the White House?
Biden officially nominated to take on Trump and 'make a nation whole'
Former US presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton spoke at the virtual event.
Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 US election?
Cast your mind back four years…
Trump says it's 'crunch time' for upcoming US election as he zeroes in on Mid West battleground states
On the tarmac in Minneapolis, Trump addressed about 150 supporters.
Nancy Pelosi calls House of Representatives back from summer break to vote on protecting the postal vote
US President Donald Trump blocked funds to the US Postal Service amid concerns about the delays to the postal voting system.
Biden and Harris vow to 'rebuild' America post-Trump
Kamala Harris said Americans are “crying out for leadership”.
Poll: Who will win the US presidential election?
Donald Trump is facing off against Joe Biden.
Trump 'surprised' Biden picked 'disrespectful' Harris as running mate
Donald Trump called Kamala Harris “the meanest, the most horrible, the most disrespectful of anybody in the US Senate”.
US Secret Service agents forced to quarantine after Trump rally in Tulsa, US media reports
Further Trump campaign rallies are scheduled for Florida and North Carolina.
Trump launches new attack on postal voting, saying it could be the 'scandal of our times'
The US President has made unsubstantiated assertions that foreign countries will print millions of bogus ballots to rig the election.
Facebook launches voter information centre amid concern over Trump posts
The platform continues to face criticism for not removing or labelling posts by Trump that that spread misinformation.
'Everybody makes our drugs except us': Trump hits out at Irish-based American pharmaceutical firms
The president also said that US citizens should start going back to beaches this summer.
Joe Biden wins Democrats' Alaska primary in postal vote
Sanders said he will remain on the ballot to “exert significant influence” over the direction of the party.