Democracy Dies in Darkness
At left, Elizabeth Allen of Newton County, Ga., switched from supporting President Trump in 2016 to Joe Biden this year. At right, Wanda Cummings of Jasper County voted for President Trump both times. (Audra Melton for The Post)
Unlike some previous elections marked by either a blue or a red wave, the 2020 vote featured both, and in many parts of the country, they crested side-by-side. In Newton County, Ga., President-elect Joe Biden won by 11 points. President Trump won neighboring Jasper by 53.
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Principal assistant press secretary Chad Gilmartin and White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany walk to the West Wing on Nov. 18. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)
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Trump’s communications team on Sunday took issue with a Washington Post report about President-elect Joe Biden’s new all-female senior communications team. Its argument: We actually did it first.
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Agnes Chow at the West Kowloon Magistrates’ Courts in Hong Kong on Nov. 23, where she faced charges stemming from protests in 2019. (AP)
Sydney saw its hottest November night ever observed, among many other heat records set in Australia over the weekend.
Australia’s leader demanded an apology from Beijing, as relations between the countries plumb new depths.
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Online spending on Friday jumped about 22 percent from a year ago.
Pai on Monday announced his intent to resign his post in January, concluding a four-year run atop the nation’s telecom agency.
The $44 billion all-stock deal would create a financial data powerhouse in the biggest corporate deal of 2020.
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Kansas City's Tyreek Hill and Patrick Mahomes put on one of the greatest receiving shows in NFL history, with 203 yards and two touchdowns before the end of the first quarter. Derrick Henry carried the Titans with 178 yards and three touchdowns on 27 carries.
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