- PoliticsBusiness Insider
Trump spent $3 million for a vote recount in Wisconsin's largest county to support his baseless claim of ballot fraud but lost by even more than initially thought
The recount in Milwaukee county showed Biden made a net gain of 132 votes. Trump has continued to push unproven claims of widespread voter fraud.
The Change.org petition comes after Johnny Depp was removed from his role as Gellert Grindelwald in the "Fantastic Beasts" franchise.
- PoliticsThe Telegraph
The top US cybersecurity official fired by Republican President Donald Trump for saying the November 3 election was the most secure in American history said on Friday that voter fraud allegations made by Mr Trump and his allies are "farcical". Chris Krebs, the former director of the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, told the CBS 60 Minutes program that allegations of US voting machines being manipulated by foreign countries were baseless. Sidney Powell, a Trump attorney cut loose by the Trump legal team this week, had put forward a conspiracy theory that election systems created in Venezuela at the behest of the late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez helped tip the US election to Democratic President-elect Joe Biden. She and others have also alleged that voting machines had flipped votes from Mr Trump to Mr Biden and some US voting information was stored on servers in Germany.
- PoliticsThe Independent
President Trump said in October that he might have to leave the country if he is beaten by Joe Biden. He now trails the Democrat in most of the key states remaining to be declared
- SportsGlobal News
From the frontlines in the COVID-19 fight, a BC doctor is making an emotional appeal for others to take the virus seriously. It comes after the North Vancouver doctor lost three patients in a single weekend to the virus. Jordan Armstrong.