From New Zealand to Moscow, see how cities around the world are ringing in 2021. ...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday held a conference call with the Senate GOP caucus in which he questioned Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley over his plans to object to the Electoral College vote, according to a source directly familiar ...

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) wrote on Facebook that he has been urging his Republican colleagues to “reject” objecting to the certification process of the Electoral College. ...

CNN’s Dianne Gallagher spoke to the youngest person ever elected to Congress, Rep.-elect Madison Cawthorn (R-NC), about various controversies surrounding him and what he hopes to accomplish. ...

Former California Sen. Barbara Boxer, who objected to the electoral college results in the 2004 election, shares her response to Sen. Josh Hawley’s (R-MO) statement that he will object to Joe Biden’s electoral win in 2020. ...

Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia will quarantine after coming into close contact with someone who tested positive for Covid-19, his campaign announced Thursday, with just days to go before the state’s runoff race for his seat. ...

Microsoft said Thursday that the suspected Russian hackers behind a massive US government security breach also viewed some of the company’s source code. ...

Republicans in Georgia are worried about the runoff election due to the pace of Democratic early voting. ...