Live updates: Georgia and Alabama election results 2022

Republican voters in Georgia on Tuesday showed there are limits to how seriously the party will entertain former President Donald Trump’s grievances. Election deniers endorsed by Trump were trounced in a series of primaries against Republican officials who had rejected the former President lies

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An off-script Biden works to erase Trump’s legacy in Asia

Each man’s comment caused ripples of surprise to cross the faces of his team seated nearby, including national security advisers and senior diplomats. Afterward, attempts were made by both men’s staffers to clarify. Coming almost exactly three years apart, the

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Biden’s Taiwan comment hangs over summit with leaders of Japan, India and Australia on final day of Asia trip

Speaking to a high-level summit here of Indo-Pacific leaders, Biden underscored the grave consequences of a war that continues to grind forward, despite withering sanctions from a mostly-united West. The message, delivered in a region watching closely for signals of

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Navy investigation finds submarine crash in South China Sea was ‘preventable’

The failures “fell far below US Navy standards,” according to the command investigation, and the accident left the USS Connecticut nuclear-powered Seawolf-class submarine unable to operate “for an extended period of time” because of the damage. Eleven sailors suffered minor

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Biden offers message for Kim Jong Un as he prepares to wrap first leg of his Asia trip

“Hello,” Biden said when asked his message for Kim Jong Un. “Period.” The succinct greeting reflected the Biden administration’s so-far-unsuccessful attempts at restarting diplomacy with Pyongyang. Attempts at outreach to the North have gone mostly unanswered. Instead, Kim has intensified

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Watchdog report says Trump and Biden administration decisions drove collapse of Afghan security forces

The interim report from the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction called the US decision to withdraw — conceived by the Trump administration in 2020 and implemented by the Biden administration in 2021 — the “single most important factor” behind

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Biden gives emotional speech after Buffalo shooting: ‘White supremacy is a poison’

“White supremacy is a poison. It’s a poison … running through our body politic,” Biden said, adding that silence is “complicity.” “And it’s been allowed to grow and fester right before our eyes,” he continued. “No more, no more. We

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Jill Biden heading to Latin America on three-country tour

Biden will be joined on the trip by her daughter, Ashley Biden. The tour will “emphasize the importance of the US partnership,” as well as the three countries’ commitment to democracy, “in a region where democratic backsliding is increasingly common,”

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