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Bolivia crisis: Ex-President Morales offered asylum in Mexico
November 11, 2019
Unrest continues a day after after Evo Morales, the country's first indigenous leader, steps down.

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Bolivia's La Paz braces for violence as Morales supporters march on city
November 11, 2019
Bolivian capital La Paz braced for violent clashes on Monday night as thousands of supporters of ousted leader Evo Morales marched towards the city where opposition protesters and police set up barricades and armed themselves for a potential showdown.
Mexico grants asylum to Bolivia's Evo Morales, demands safe conduct
November 11, 2019
Mexico granted asylum to Bolivia's former President Evo Morales on Monday as unrest shook the South American nation, helping cement the Mexican government's emerging role as a bastion of diplomatic support for left-wing leaders in Latin America.
Chile to re-write Pinochet-era constitution in win for protesters
November 11, 2019
The Chilean government has agreed to write a new constitution to replace one dating back to the Pinochet dictatorship, bowing to demands of protesters who have taken to the streets in often violent demonstrations in recent weeks.
Canadian hockey commentator Don Cherry fired over inflammatory remarks toward immigrants
November 11, 2019
Don Cherry, whose provocative views and outlandish suit jackets made for appointment viewing on Canada's popular Saturday night hockey broadcasts, was fired after inflammatory comments he directed at Canadian immigrants, the Sportsnet network said on Monday.
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Google Collects Personal Health Data in Secret Project
November 11, 2019
Google is teaming with one of the country’s largest health-care systems on an ambitious project named “Project Nightingale” to collect and crunch detailed health information of millions of Americans across 21 states.
California Governor Questions $11 Billion PG&E Insurance Deal
November 11, 2019
California Gov. Gavin Newsom questioned PG&E Corp.’s $11 billion settlement proposal for insurance losses tied to wildfires and said it could derail the utility’s bankruptcy exit strategy.
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Boeing Talks of Resuming 737 Max Deliveries by December, Flights by January
November 11, 2019
The manufacturer's expectations as it nears completion of its regulatory to-do list, after two deadly 2018 crashes.
Boeing Talks of Resuming 737 Max Deliveries by December, Flights by January
November 11, 2019
The manufacturer's expectations as it nears completion of its regulatory to-do list, after two deadly 2018 crashes.
Google Stadia Will Launch With 12 Games
November 11, 2019
The streaming service is a big experiment on how video game delivery.
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European stocks close mixed on dampened trade hopes, Hong Kong escalations
November 11, 2019
European stocks closed mixed Monday amid a dampening of optimism over U.S.-China trade talks, after President Donald Trump denied that he had agreed to roll back tariffs on Chinese goods.
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European stocks close mixed on dampened trade hopes, Hong Kong escalations
November 11, 2019
European stocks closed mixed Monday amid a dampening of optimism over U.S.-China trade talks, after President Donald Trump denied that he had agreed to roll back tariffs on Chinese goods.
Gold slips to over 3-month low as equities rise on 'risk-on' sentiment
November 11, 2019
Gold fell on Monday to its lowest price in more than three months, dragged below technical support as upbeat risk sentiment kept U.S. stock indexes close to record levels, while investors awaited news on the U.S.-China trade.
Dollar falls on mixed trade war news
November 11, 2019
The U.S. dollar was broadly lower on Monday after President Donald Trump said over the weekend that trade talks with China were moving along "very nicely," but that the United States would only make a deal with Beijing if it was right for America.
Oil falls as US-China trade uncertainty weighs
November 11, 2019
Oil prices dipped on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump appeared to downplay reports of an imminent lifting of tariffs in a protracted U.S.-China trade war.
Hong Kong markets tumble to close 2.6% lower as tensions soar
November 10, 2019
In Hong Kong, the Hang Seng index declined 2.6% as political turmoil in the city worsened. At least two protesters were said to be injured when local police opened fire on Monday at mass demonstrations.
Euro hits lowest in three weeks as dollar gains from trade optimism
November 8, 2019
The euro edged down to hit a new three-week low against the dollar on Friday as the U.S. currency shone on news that China and the United States had agreed to cancel some tariffs as part of a potential preliminary pact to end their trade war.
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WORLD • Economy
WeWork holds talks with T-Mobile boss over top job
November 11, 2019
Colourful telecoms industry veteran John Legere could replace office group’s co-CEOs
TeamViewer: remote dreamboat
November 11, 2019
Tech group makes up for lack of allure with good earnings and decent growth potential

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WORLD • Opinion
Will China Confront a Revolution of Rising Expectations?
November 11, 2019

Amid much discussion of the challenges facing the Chinese economy, the line-up of usual suspects typically excludes the most worrying scenario of all: popular unrest. While skeptics would contend that widespread protest against the regime and its policies is unlikely, events elsewhere suggest that China is not immune.

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You Can’t ‘Stick to Sports’
November 11, 2019
Deadspin knew that sports doesn’t happen in a vacuum.
Brown Is the New Black
November 11, 2019
In Trump’s America, African-Americans and Latinos have a new kind of solidarity.
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