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Protesters against new voting restrictions passed by the Georgia state legislature at the state Capitol building in Atlanta. Photograph: Nicole Craine/New York Times

United States president Joe Biden has lambasted a new law in Georgia that imposes sweeping new voting restrictions, calling it “un-American” and “Jim (...)

Former US president Donald Trump. Photograph: Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty

The US supreme court has rejected Donald Trump’s efforts to block a New York prosecutor from obtaining his tax records, in a big blow to the former pr(...)

Election officials assist voters at a polling location during the US Senate runoff elections in Atlanta, Georgia. Photograph: Dustin Chambers/Bloomberg

Democrats have won both senate seats for Georgia giving them control of the chamber and the power to advance US president-elect Joe Biden’s policy goa(...)

Georgia secretary of state Brad Raffensperger and US president Donald Trump. Photographs:  Erik S Lesser/Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

Donald Trump has been recorded pressuring Georgia’s secretary of state to overturn US president-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the state, in a tape obta(...)

Trump campaign adviser Corey Lewandowski  with former Florida attorney general Pam Bondi outside the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia on November 5th. Photograph: Kena Betancur/AFP via Getty Images

Donald Trump’s baseless claims that his loss to Joe Biden was due to election fraud are set for their toughest test this week with hearings set in his(...)

Protesters confront officers with the Atlanta Police Department near the scene of an overnight police shooting which left a black man dead at a Wendy’s restaurant in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, June 13th 2020. Photograph: Erik S Lesser/EPA

Protesters shut down a major highway in Atlanta on Saturday and set fire to a Wendy’s restaurant where a black man was shot by police as he tried to e(...)

Voters wait in an hours-long line to vote  in the coronavirus-delayed Georgia  primary  in Atlanta,  June 9th.  Photograph: Epa/Erik S Lesser

Concerns have been raised about the preparedness of US authorities for November’s presidential election, after chaotic scenes unfolded at some voting (...)

Photo released by the Fulton County sheriff’s office shows  Doris Payne (85) following her arrest for shoplifting. Photograph: Fulton County sheriff’s office/EPA

An 85-year-old international jewelry thief was back behind bars on Tuesday, charged with stealing a pair of $690 (about €764) earrings from an Atlanta(...)

Donald Bullock, a former testing coordinator with Atlanta Public Schools, is led to a holding cell after the verdict that found him and 10 others guilty of racketeering. Photograph: Kent D Johnson/Pool via The New York Times)

In what has been described as the largest cheating scandal in America’s history, a jury on Wednesday convicted 11 educators for their roles in a stand(...)