US election live: TV networks cut away as Trump lies again about result

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Joe Biden is trailing the president by just under 2,500 votes in Georgia, as election officials continue counting ballots. In Pennsylvania, Biden is trailing by 48,800 votes after officials released a new batch of ballot counts from Delaware county.

Biden has a good chance of winning both states, with uncounted ballots from liberal-leaning counties yet to be tabulated. Biden is now six electoral votes away from being declared the victor. Donald Trump’s path to victory is narrower – but still possible.

Joe Biden has maintained a lead in Arizona, but Donald Trump trails by just over 46,000 votes.

Maricopa has long been a Republican stronghold – but demographic changes and progressive, Latino-led activism has been changing the region’s politics. The AP, Fox News, and other news organizations declared Biden the victor in Arizona on election night – but as officials count late-arriving ballots, the Democratic contender’s lead has been shrinking.

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