Rainfall totals in southern Florida could exceed a foot of rain.
Trump won the state in 2016 by 10,704 votes. New data shows Biden is now leading the president by 146,896 votes in the battleground state.
Nancy Pelosi formally announced her run for reelection as House speaker.
Philadelphia police said they arrested two men for not having permits to carry the guns they were armed with near the state convention center, where vote counting is ongoing
Most visitors to Washington, D.C., from states deemed high-risk for COVID-19 will be required to have a negative test before arriving, the mayor announced.
U.S. stocks have soared over the past election week -- with many pinning the gains on the new prospects of a divided government.
Joe Biden has a slim margin of votes over Trump.
A handful of pivotal states remained in play Thursday in the tightly contested U.S. presidential race. Here, The Associated Press reviews them and examines the reasons why they could still go to either Republican Donald Trump or Democrat Joe Biden: ——— GEORGIA: Outstanding ballots left to be counted in counties where Biden has performed well. THE BACKGROUND: Early Wednesday, Trump prematurely claimed he carried Georgia. “It’s ... clear that we have won Georgia. We’re up by 2.5%, or 117,000 (votes) with only 7% (of the vote) left” to count, Trump said during an early morning appearance at the White House. He also said he planned to contest the U.S. presidential election before the Supreme Court. It was unclear exactly what legal action he might pursue. The race is too early to call. With an estimated 99% of the vote counted there, Trump's lead over Biden has shrunk to about 18,000 votes. Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said Thursday morning that there were approximately...
Initiatives on the gig economy, abortion and marijuana were on the ticket.
The Democrats will retain their majority in the House of Representatives.