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Kamala Harris breaks glass ceiling as first female vice president, first woman VP of color

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 12:45pm

Harris will make history as not only the first woman vice president but also the first African American and Asian American person to hold the office.

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LeBron James celebrates Joe Biden's win with meme of block on Donald Trump, says he'll attend White House

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 12:42pm

LeBron James shared a meme featuring his famous block of Andre Iguodala in the 2016 NBA Finals.

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Joe Biden will become the oldest president in American history, a title previously held by Ronald Reagan

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 12:24pm

As of now, the oldest sitting president in U.S. history was Ronald Reagan, who was 77 when he left office in 1989.

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Doug Emhoff, Kamala Harris' husband, will be the nation's first 'second gentleman'

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 12:20pm

Doug Emhoff, married to Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, will be the first male spouse of any vice president or president. Here's what to know.

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Joe Biden wins Pennsylvania: Here's how he reclaimed his home state and the 'blue wall'

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 12:11pm

Biden's win in Pennsylvania gives him the final piece in reclaiming "the blue wall," the Rust Belt trifecta of Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

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Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani says Trump won't concede, revives baseless claims of voter fraud

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 12:00pm

Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election following the release of a batch of votes from Pennsylvania Saturday morning.

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Biden's challenge: Deliver on promises to his voters and don't leave Trump's behind

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 11:08am

Lincoln offered solace to his opponents but was steadfast in support of his own agenda. It's a good model as Biden steps up to lead a divided nation.

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Joe Biden, democracy and decency win a presidential election for the ages

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:59am

Our View: Record high voter turnout fired Donald Trump amid a losing war on COVID-19, ousting an incumbent president for the first time since 1992.

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'A real contrast': How Joe Biden won Democrats and the White House with a message of healing

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:40am

The election became a referendum on Trump – an up or down vote on his four-year term – rather than a choice between him and Biden, according to political experts.

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Kamala Harris' VP win marks 'powerful, emotional' moment for African American and South Asian-American women

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:33am

African American and South Asian women celebrated the history-making win of Kamala Harris, the daughter of an Indian mother and Jamaican father.

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Biden wins: Democrat who vowed a return to 'normalcy' defeats Trump after cliffhanger election

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:33am

Joe Biden is the president-elect. His win puts the U.S. on a different course just four years after voters picked President Donald Trump.

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President-elect Joe Biden addresses Americans after winning presidential election

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:30am

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris address the American people for the first time after securing their wins for president and vice president.

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Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz, a fierce Trump ally, tests positive for COVID-19 antibodies

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:20am

Gaetz joins a list of those in Donald Trump's circle (including White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows) who have contracted the virus or antibodies.

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Trump fundraiser emails for legal challenges would also pay down campaign debt, fine print says

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:12am

In the Trump campaign's latest push to raise money for its "election defense" fund, at least half of any donation could go toward paying down debt for the president's campaign, according to the fine print.

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Marshall Islands could be lost to climate change as early as 2080, new study finds

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 10:00am

New research suggests the Marshall Islands could disappear to climate change by 2080.

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Saints' Malcolm Jenkins buys food for election workers counting votes in Philadelphia

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 9:26am

New Orleans Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins bought food for nearly 300 Philadelphia poll workers on Friday.

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Georgia is heading for a recount over close Trump-Biden race. How does that work? How long will it take?

USA Today - November 7, 2020 - 8:55am

Election recount laws vary and some states do not offer any process at all. Here are the rules in key battlegrounds.

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