[NFA] A federal appeals court on Friday rejected an attempt by U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign to block President-elect Joe Biden from being declared the winner of Pennsylvania, dealing another significant setback to Trump's bid to overturn the Nov.
Dr Anthony Fauci, the US's leading infectious disease expert, was tasked byPresident Joe Biden to give an update on the coronavirus pandemic afterlargely being sidelined in recent months by former president Donald Trump. DrFauci said the new administration would "be completely open and honest" indealing with the pandemic and, in an implicit rebuke to the Trumpadministration, said everything now would be "based on science and evidence".
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President-elect Joe Biden has nominated Dr. Rachel Levine to be assistant secretary of health. The current Pennsylvania Health Secretary would be the first openly transgender federal official to be confirmed by the U.S. Senate.
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U.S. law enforcement is investigating whether a woman took a laptop computer or hard drive from U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office during the siege of the Capitol and tried to sell the device to Russian intelligence, according to a court filing. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
[NFA] U.S. security forces are mounting a national operation to thwart any violence before President-elect Joe Biden takes office - while Democrats warned of possible political violence even after the Jan. 20 swearing-in. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.
"With just seven days left in President Trump's term, they are fast-tracking impeachment proceedings - a move which will no doubt further divide an already fractured nation," said Rep. Guy Reschenthaler (R-PA), joining his colleagues in blasting Democrats for moving toward an impeachment vote.