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Georgia secretary of state says Trump is being misled by 'dishonest actors'

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Trump's immigration strategy could force Biden to keep his policies, at least for a bit

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Merriam-Webster names 'pandemic' the word of the year for 2020

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Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine is 100 percent effective at preventing severe cases

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Moderna 2nd company to seek COVID-19 vaccine emergency authorization

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Ex-U.S. cybersecurity chief Chris Krebs tells 60 Minutes how he knows the 2020 election wasn't rigged

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Close adviser compares Trump's election reaction to 'Mad King George' muttering 'I won. I won. I won.'

2:46 a.m.

Biden names all-female White House communications team

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Biden sprains foot playing with dog, will likely wear walking boot

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Iranian nuclear scientist's killing will make negotiating deal with Tehran 'much more challenging' for Biden, Navy admiral says

November 29, 2020

Fauci: 'Close the bars and keep the schools open'

November 29, 2020

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Trump: 'I'm ashamed I endorsed' Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp

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Chuck Grassley.

Chuck Grassley returns to Senate after COVID-19 infection, calls for 'long overdue relief legislation'

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President Trump and President-elect Joe Biden.

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Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary

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Moderna vaccine.

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Close adviser compares Trump's election reaction to 'Mad King George' muttering 'I won. I won. I won.'

2:46 a.m.
Jen Psaki

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Joe Biden at a clinic

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Anthony Fauci.

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Donald Trump.

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Donald Trump.

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