The move by Republican senator for Texas Ted Cruz and 10 other senators from his party is largely symbolic and unlikely to overturn the result of the presidential election. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty

Ted Cruz of Texas, Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and nine other Republican US senators or senators-elect said on Saturday they will reject presidential ele(...)

Republican senate majority leader Mitch McConnell Photograph:  Kevin Dietsch/Pool/AFP via Getty

US president Donald Trump hit back at top Republican Mitch McConnell’s move to recognise Joe Biden as the next president of the United States, in a si(...)

Election officials in Georgia’s 159 counties undertook a hand tally of the presidential race that stems from an audit required by state law. Photograph: Brynn Anderson/AP.

US president Donald Trump’s desperate bid to overturn the November 3rd election result was dealt another blow on Friday after it was announced he had (...)

The Microsoft statement highlights how advisers to both presidential campaigns are at risk from digital spies around the globe, as the two candidates face off on November 3rd in one of the most consequential US presidential elections in decades. Photograph: Getty

Hackers linked to Russia, China, and Iran are trying to spy on people tied to both US president Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden, Mic(...)