Appeals court rejects Trump challenge of Pennsylvania race

President Donald Trump's legal team suffered yet another defeat in court on Nov. 27 as a federal appeals court in Philadelphia roundly rejected the campaign's latest effort to challenge the state's election results.

Trump's lawyers vowed to appeal to the Supreme Court despite the judges' assessment that the "campaign's claims have no merit."

Trump says he’ll leave if Electoral College seats Biden

President Donald Trump said on Nov. 26 that he will leave the White House if the Electoral College formalizes President-Elect Joe Biden's victory- even as he insisted such a decision would be a "mistake"- as he spent his Thanksgiving renewing baseless claims that "massive fraud" and crooked officials in battleground states caused his election defeat.

 Ankara denies rumours of coup plot against Erdogan, arrests 700 alleged Gulenists

Turkish prosecutors have ordered the arrest of nearly 700 people, including military and justice ministry personnel, state media said, intensifying moves against a network accused of orchestrating a 2016 coup attempt.

The arrests came amidst rumours of yet another coup attempt against Erdogan which was denied by the government.