According to the country's election committee, early results of the election show that incumbent president Alexander Lukashenko has received 80.23 percent of votes, while his main contender, opposition candidate Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has won 9.9%.
The shooting occurred outside the White House on Monday, causing Secret Service agents to disrupt President Donald Trump's press conference and quickly escort him from the briefing room which was briefly put on lockdown.
US Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer made an appearance on Monday on MSNBC to talk about US President Donald Trump’s executive orders on aid reportedly dedicated to address the public health crisis and economic woes triggered by the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
As the 2020 Democratic National Convention approaches, and candidate Joe Biden is expected to be confirmed as his party's presidential candidate, speculation has emerged that his choice has narrowed to either Senator Kamala Harris or Barack Obama's former national security adviser, Susan Rice.
Online controversy has centered around the former US ambassador to the United Nations after she complained about postal service delays amid late deliveries nationwide.
QAnon is a conspiracy theory suggesting that US President Donald Trump fights a so-called "deep state" plotting against him. The lose-knit group has accused many prominent Democratic figures and Hollywood actors in participation in child sex trafficking.
During a news conference on Monday, US President Donald Trump falsely said the 1918-1920 influenza pandemic had a likely role in ending World War II, which did not begin until 1939.
The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic has reached 733,103; over 20 million cases of the infection have been detected, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.