Joe Biden has it – maybe. As things stand, he has secured Michigan and Wisconsin, and legal challenges and recounts will almost certainly do nothing to change this. This puts him securely on 253 Electoral College votes, and needing 17 more to win. In play for him is Pennsylvania with 20 votes which gives him an automatic win. Victory in any two of these three states – Arizona (11), Nevada (6), and Georgia (16) – would also do.
Mhairi Black accuses Kate Forbes and Ash Regan of using the Donald Trump playbook
The deputy leader of the SNP group at Westminster has criticised two of the contenders for the party leadership.