• Reports Show Lopez Obrador With Landlside Win in Mexico Election
Reports Show Lopez Obrador With Landlside Win in Mexico Election

Lopez Obrador told the Televisa network Monday that he will respect the current team of negotiators, and let them continue representing Mexico until he takes office December 1, noting that he wants to have information on what's being discussed and "to help as much as we can".

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  • Blockbuster move: LeBron James signs with the Los Angeles Lakers
Blockbuster move: LeBron James signs with the Los Angeles Lakers

ESPN's top insider Adrian Wojnarowski confirmed the 4-year, $154 million signing on Twitter . They prepared an old-fashioned press release under the letterhead of Paul's agency, Klutch Sports Group, but they weren't sure if or when they'd distribute it.

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  • Lyft joins bikeshare race with Motivate acquisition
Lyft joins bikeshare race with Motivate acquisition

This is the latest step in our commitment towards that effort. Motivate brings a unique perspective on and expertise in operating bike-share platforms in partnership with cities and local governments across the country. The deal also signals a shift for Lyft toward a wider set of transportation options in urban centres. According to Lyft's pre...

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  • Mexico's President-Elect Hopes To 'Reach An Understanding' With Trump
Mexico's President-Elect Hopes To 'Reach An Understanding' With Trump

Although Trump congratulated Lopez Obrador in a Twitter message on Sunday night, a White House aide then reiterated one of the US leader's most controversial campaign promises. "The tendency favors Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador". "If Mr. Donald Trump, I say it with all due respect, does that and militarizes the border, we, in the 3,185 kilometer...

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  • HTC is firing 25% of its staff to cut costs once again
HTC is firing 25% of its staff to cut costs once again

HTC has made a statement which reveals that the company is going to lay off as much as 1,500 people from its manufacturing plant in Taiwan . But, thanks to ramped up competition from other smartphone makers like Apple and Samsung, the company has now found themselves struggling as revenue and sales continue in a downward spiral.

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  • EU delivers stark warning to US over auto tariffs
EU delivers stark warning to US over auto tariffs

Chamber of Commerce President Thomas Donohue said in a statement Monday. The Chamber, the nation's largest business lobbying group and a traditional ally of Trump's Republican Party, said the White House is risking a global trade war with its push to protect US industry and workers with tariffs.

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  • Amazon Prime Members Can Now Try Clothes For A Week Before Buying
Amazon Prime Members Can Now Try Clothes For A Week Before Buying

The launch of Prime "puts Australia on par with other Amazon marketplaces" and hides the difference of buying directly from Amazon versus from a marketplace seller, Kaziukėnas says, ultimately creating a more consistent shopping experience for customers.

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  • Trump says Saudis must compensate for drop in Iran oil supply
Trump says Saudis must compensate for drop in Iran oil supply

First Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri said on Monday that Iran is able to counter the looming USA sanctions, noting that those at the White House who think they can halt Iran's oil export are living in "illusion". Trump's suggestion means he wants Riyadh to increase production to 12 million bpd - something the kingdom has never done in the pa...

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  • China tries to defuse trade pressure, says world benefits
China tries to defuse trade pressure, says world benefits

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.2 percent to 6,209.70. US crude stocks fell by almost 10 million barrels last week, the most since September 2016, while gasoline and distillate inventories rose less than expected, the Energy Information Administration said.

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  • WTO needs to change ways or U.S. will do 'something'
WTO needs to change ways or U.S. will do 'something'

White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters told Axios the bill should not be taken as a done deal and some have even suggested the name was an act of subversion by a staff member. Axios quoted a source familiar with the bill as saying the bill was "insane" and Congress would never consent to it. Trump was briefed on the draft in late May, Axios said...

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  • Dell is going public again with tracking stock buyout
Dell is going public again with tracking stock buyout

At the weekend, the WSJ reported the possibility that Dell would attempt to swap privately held shares in itself with the "tracking stock" it created when buying EMC - and the * a target="_blank" href="https://searchwww.sec.gov/EDGARFSClient/jsp/EDGAR_MainAccess.jsp?search_text=*&sort=Date&formType=1&isAdv=true&stemming=true&numResults=10&queryCo...

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  • LeBron James agrees to four-year deal with LA Lakers
LeBron James agrees to four-year deal with LA Lakers

The overhaul was complete, with Buss pushing for more synergy between the front office and ownership with the hopes that it would lead to this kind of prize. Many coaches have seen success with LeBron leading their team on the floor, but his star power has costed the careers of coaches in the past. In all actuality, you didn't have to do anything...

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  • HTC to Cut 1500 Jobs as Revenue Continues to Decline
HTC to Cut 1500 Jobs as Revenue Continues to Decline

As per its own data, the company employs 6,450 employees globally as of June this year, meaning that this layoff represents about a quarter of its workforce. The company reported a 55.5 per cent plunge in April revenues year-on-year and a 46.7 per cent slide in March sales. "Today HTC announces plan to optimize the manufacturing organizations...

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  • Supply risks to bolster oil; OPEC unlikely to fill deficit
Supply risks to bolster oil; OPEC unlikely to fill deficit

However the US State Department then tried clarified those comments after prices jumped, with an official saying that the Trump administration is "willing to work with countries that are reducing their imports on a case-by-case basis"- suggesting that imports of Iranian oil may not reach zero.

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  • Trump’s tariffs could put SC jobs at risk, BMW says
Trump’s tariffs could put SC jobs at risk, BMW says

BMW is the largest auto exporter by value in the U.S. German automaker BMW has now offered its opinion on the domino effect that newly imposed US tariffs have brought to the auto industry. Additionally, the German manufacturer said that there is no correlation between US national security and the domestic manufacture of automobiles. A furthe...

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  • US Treasury Chief Mnuchin Slams Report That Trump Wants To Exit WTO
US Treasury Chief Mnuchin Slams Report That Trump Wants To Exit WTO

What we're hearing: "He's [threatened to withdraw] 100 times". Short's remarks came after a report from American news website Axios emerged earlier on Friday which said that Trump reportedly told officials that he wanted the United States to withdraw from the WTO .

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  • GM says US import tariffs could mean 'smaller' company and fewer jobs
GM says US import tariffs could mean 'smaller' company and fewer jobs

The Commerce Department is soliciting public comment as part of a trade investigation launched in May on whether imports of auto and auto parts threaten US national security, which this administration defines broadly to include economic security as well.

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  • Iran vows to foil U.S. bid to block oil exports
Iran vows to foil U.S. bid to block oil exports

It comes as Mr. Trump pulled the USA out of Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers in May. Late last week, Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Zangeneh urged the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) to prevent some of its members from increasing output without arriving at a consensus.

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  • Canada Hits US With $12.6 Billion In Retaliatory Tariffs
Canada Hits US With $12.6 Billion In Retaliatory Tariffs

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office said in a statement that the prime minister "had no choice but to announce reciprocal countermeasures to the steel and aluminum tariffs that the United States imposed on June 1, 2018". It's in retaliation for US tariffs placed on Canadian steel and aluminum. "Corporations, as well as our members, ...

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  • Iran urges OPEC to adhere to production quota
Iran urges OPEC to adhere to production quota

Trump announced earlier this year that he would pull the US out of the pact, which offered Tehran sanctions relief in exchange for curbing its nuclear program. OPEC+ countries will increase production by 1 million barrels per day, of which 200,000 bpd will be provided by Russian Federation. Trump will visit Europe this month for a meeting with ...

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  • Tesla spikes after hitting Model 3 production goal hours after self-imposed deadline
Tesla spikes after hitting Model 3 production goal hours after self-imposed deadline

Just last week, Tesla invited all Model 3 reservation holders in the United States and Canada to configure their vehicle and put in their order, a step that costs another $US2,500. The company said the new general assembly line was responsible for about 20 percent of Model 3s produced last week. Intense in tents. Transporting entire production li...

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  • Carnival Cruise Ship Rescues Overboard Norwegian Crew Member
Carnival Cruise Ship Rescues Overboard Norwegian Crew Member

Carnival Glory Captain Pero Grubjesic and Safety Officer Cesare Mattera discuss the rescue of a crew member from a Norwegian cruise ship on Sunday, July 1, 2018 . Both the Glory and the Getaway were on cruises out of Miami . The incident remains under investigation. "The Carnival Glory had found someone in the water waving their arms and th...

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  • Opportunity! Amazon Wants You to Deliver Its Packages
Opportunity! Amazon Wants You to Deliver Its Packages

You'll be fully responsible for hiring and developing a team of high-performing, hardworking drivers, while we take care of getting you set up and ready to operate out of an Amazon delivery station in your city. "I was driving for Amazon Flex when I learned about the opportunity to start my own delivery company". The contractor will be respon...

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  • S Arabia unable to raise oil output by 2mn: Iranian OPEC governor
S Arabia unable to raise oil output by 2mn: Iranian OPEC governor

Trump had blamed the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) for keeping oil prices high in the past while he was a businessman, and has recently reiterated his criticism against the cartel. Saudi Arabia's pledge followed a meeting earlier this month in Vienna of OPEC members, Russian Federation and other oil producing countries. "...

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  • Marketing firm Exactis leaks personal data of 340 million people
Marketing firm Exactis leaks personal data of 340 million people

If you're a U.S. citizen, your personal information - your phone number, home address, email address, even how many children you have - may have just become easily available to hackers in an alleged massive data leak. Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer, right, speaks as he testifies before the Senate Commerce Committee on Capitol Hill in Washing...

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