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    Factory workers, students and business owners in Belarus on Monday began a strike to demand that authoritarian President Alexander Lukashenko resign after more than two months of continuing mass protests following a disputed election.

  2. Mexico Tropical Storm Zeta

    Tropical storm Zeta strengthened to a hurricane on Monday afternoon as it continued on a track for Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula resorts. It was forecast to possibly make U.S. landfall in the central Gulf Coast by midweek, though it could weaken by then.

  3. Supreme Court Barrett

    Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to install U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative court majority for years to come.


    Stock markets around the world sold off on Monday as surging coronavirus infections prompted a new wave of fear and uncertainty, barely a week before a U.S. election that could reshape global geopolitics.

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    Here's a look at how the electoral college process works, how it came to be engrained in U.S. presidential elections and its influence on the future of politics in the country.