Joe Biden’s US election victory offers hope of progress in tackling climate change and could help secure the Nato alliance, Boris Johnson said.
President Donald Trump is facing pressure to cooperate with president-elect Joe Biden’s team to ensure a smooth transfer of power when the new administration takes office in January.
Turn-out in the US election has hit a 50-year high and eclipsed the record set in Barack Obama’s triumph in 2008, in what analysts are calling an extraordinary engagement in what amounted to a referendum on Donald Trump’s leadership.
President Donald Trump has continued to shun the media over the US election results as his successor Joe Biden pushes forward with his White House plans.
Two notable holdouts have emerged as world leaders congratulate Joe Biden on his US election victory, with the presidents of Latin America’s two largest countries – Brazil and Mexico – so far remaining silent.
Joe Biden marked his first full day as president-elect by attending church, having pledged to unify the US during his forthcoming term in the White House.
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have taken to the stage in Delaware to give victory speeches after their success in the US elections.
Joe Biden has pledged to be a president “who seeks not to divide, but to unify” in his maiden address as President-elect of the United States.
Democrat Joe Biden has defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States.
The US presidential race hovers in suspended animation four days after the election as the vote counting process continues.
Democrat Joe Biden stood on the cusp of winning the presidency on Friday night, as the long work of counting votes widened his lead over Donald Trump in critical battleground states.
Election officials in several US states have expressed fears about the safety of their workers amid a stream of threats and gatherings of angry protesters outside their doors, spurred by Donald Trump’s claims of a corrupt election.
Major US television networks ABC, CBS and NBC all cut away from Donald Trump on Thursday as he spoke from the White House to make an unfounded accusation that the presidential election was being stolen from him.
The US election has scrambled seats in the House and the Senate but ultimately has left Congress much like it began, deeply split as voters resisted big changes despite the heated presidential race.
From Ford Model T cars that popped off the assembly line in just 90 minutes to 60-second service for burgers, the United States has long had a reputation for having things done swiftly.
President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign long maintained there were thousands of new supporters tucked into rural, red pockets of the country who would come out and vote for the president when asked.
Dozens of supporters of President Donald Trump chanting “Stop the count!” descended on a vote-tallying centre in Detroit on Wednesday, as Americans on both political sides vented their anger and frustration over the undecided presidential contest at protests around the country.
Senior Trump administration officials have visited Texas five days before the election to announce they have completed nearly 400 miles of US-Mexico border wall as they try to show progress on perhaps the president’s best-known campaign promise of 2016.
President Donald Trump has his eye on hosting an election night party at his own Trump International Hotel in Washington.
Donald Trump pushed into arguably the most important state on the electoral map on Tuesday, opting for a rally in Pennsylvania instead of formal debate practice two days ahead of the final presidential debate that may be his last and best chance to alter the trajectory of the 2020 campaign.
US president Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden have both campaigned in states they are trying to flip in the November 3 election, just over two weeks away.
More than 22 million Americans have already cast ballots in the 2020 election, a record-shattering avalanche of early votes driven by Democratic enthusiasm and a pandemic that has transformed the way the nation votes.
Donald Trump attacked his opponent’s family and defended his own struggle to contain the coronavirus on Friday as he fought to energise his sagging re-election bid in the nation’s Sunbelt.
US President Donald Trump turned his first campaign rally since contracting Covid-19 into an emphatic defence of his handling of the pandemic that has killed 215,000 Americans, joking he felt healthy enough to plunge into the crowd and give voters “a big fat kiss”.
Donald Trump returned to the campaign trail Monday for the first time since contracting the coronavirus as he tries to stage a late comeback in the election’s final stretch.
Donald Trump is running out of time to recover from a series of setbacks that have rattled his base of support and alarmed Republicans who fear the White House is on the verge of being lost to Joe Biden.
President Donald Trump has denied downplaying the threat of the coronavirus earlier this year, despite the existence of an audio recording of him stating he did just that.
Donald Trump may be running for re-election as the “law and order” candidate, but that has not stopped him and his campaign from defying state emergency orders and flouting his own administration’s coronavirus guidelines as he holds rallies in battleground states.
US President Donald Trump has hosted his first indoor rally in three months in front of a packed, mask-less crowd in Nevada, in open defiance of state regulations and his own administration’s pandemic health guidelines.
Donald Trump has sought to make further inroads with Latinos who could prove vital in closely contested states that could determine the White House race.