The Associated Press called the race for Biden on Saturday when it said that Pennsylvania’s 20 electoral votes put him over the 270-vote threshold needed to win the Electoral College.
During his annual news conference, Russia’s leader also addressed accusations of Kremlin meddling in the U.S. election by saying Democrats “are trying to blame all their failures on external factors.”
Donald Trump’s and Hillary Clinton’s final appeals to voters display a stark difference in how each candidate ran for president.
U Htin Kyaw is a close ally of democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi, who was barred from running herself by the country’s constitution.
Senior administration officials say the U.S. will keep 9,800 troops in 2016 for its missions of counterterrorism and to train Afghan forces. The president had planned on a smaller presence.
After strong debate performances by Clinton and Sanders, it’s harder to see where the vice president would fit into the field. And that may be a welcome relief for a still-grieving Biden.
Hillary Clinton is pressed on her policy flip-flops and her emails while Bernie Sanders struggles with foreign policy questions and faces hits on guns from his rivals.
The letter covers a lot of ground — outlining the need to develop a deep-draft port above the Arctic Circle and advocating sharing federal revenue from offshore oil drilling with local residents.
Many Americans say they would not vote for an atheist for president. It’s based on incorrect assumptions about the connection between ethical behavior and religious belief, says Tania Lombrozo.
The former Florida governor becomes the 11th major Republican candidate for the party’s presidential nomination.