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WATCH: Joe Biden, Kamala Harris make victory speeches after historic win

UPDATE: Watch the speeches here. ORIGINAL STORY: President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are set to make their victory speeches Saturday night from Wilmington, Delaware, with a primetime address expected to stress unity to a sharply-divided nation. RELATED: Georgia vote count…

Joe Biden set to speak in primetime, his campaign says

The stage was set for former Vice President Joe Biden to speak Friday night during primetime from Wilmington, Delaware, his campaign said, as his lead over President Donald Trump grew in battleground states that could decide the election. RELATED: KAPP-KVEW programming change…

Sec. of State: Georgia headed for recount because of slim margin

NEW: "Out of approximately 5 million votes cast, we'll have a margin of a few thousand...With a margin that small, there will be a recount," Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger says. https://t.co/yQtEA6oqDG #Election2020 pic.twitter.com/kAXlskSiwA — ABC News Live…

Trump to accept nomination from White House, Ivanka Trump to introduce him

The Republican National Convention concludes Thursday and the fall campaign season officially kicks off when President Donald Trump formally accepts the GOP nomination for a second term as president in a speech that he will deliver from the White House South Lawn. https://www.facebook.com/ABCNews/videos/756591195090665/…

Air India plane crashes on landing with almost 200 onboard

An Air India Express aircraft flying from Dubai, UAE, crashed at its destination of Calicut, India, with at least 191 people onboard. The extent of casualties was not immediately known. The Air India passenger jet appears to have skidded on…

US: Snake River dams will not be removed to save salmon

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The U.S. government announced Friday that four huge dams on the Snake River in Washington state will not be removed to help endangered salmon migrate to the ocean. The decision thwarts the desires of environmental groups that…

Justices rule for Trump administration in deportation case

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration can deport some people seeking asylum without allowing them to make their case to a federal judge. The high court's 7-2 ruling applies to people who fail their initial…

7 dead in Alabama shooting

Seven people are dead in Alabama Friday following an overnight shooting, according to the Morgan County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to a gunshots call at 11:23 p.m. Thursday night in Valhermoso Springs, where there were multiple fatalities. Authorities said the…