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Mexico's Slim, Telekom Austria reach ownership deal

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VIENNA/MEXICO CITY - Mexico's Carlos Slim struck an 11th-hour deal on Wednesday with the Austrian government that could give him effective control of Telekom Austria and allow the multi-billionaire to consolidate his foothold in Europe as he expands outside the Americas.

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Mexico's Slim reaches deal for control of Telekom Austria 23 Apr 2014

VIENNA/MEXICO CITY - Mexico's Carlos Slim struck an 11th-hour deal on Wednesday with the Austrian government that could give him control of Telekom Austria and allow the multi-billionaire to consolidate his foothold in Europe as he expands outside the Americas.

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Mexico's Slim reaches deal for control of Telekom Austria 23 Apr 2014

VIENNA/MEXICO CITY - Mexico's Carlos Slim struck an 11th-hour deal on Wednesday with the Austrian government that could give him control of Telekom Austria and allow the multi-billionaire to consolidate his foothold in Europe as he expands outside the Americas.

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Mexico's Slim reaches deal for control of Telekom Austria 23 Apr 2014

VIENNA/MEXICO CITY - Mexico's Carlos Slim struck an 11th-hour deal on Wednesday with the Austrian government that could give him control of Telekom Austria and allow the multi-billionaire to consolidate his foothold in Europe as he expands outside the Americas.

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Mexico's Marquez bows out of Libertadores Cup with red card 23 Apr 2014

BUENOS AIRES - Mexico's veteran World Cup captain Rafael Marquez made an unhappy exit from this year's Libertadores Cup when he was sent off in Leon's 1-1 draw with Bolivar in the second leg of their last 16 tie in La Paz on Tuesday.

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Powerful earthquake rattles Mexico, shakes buildings 18 Apr 2014

MEXICO CITY - A powerful earthquake shook Mexico on Friday, damaging more than 100 homes in the southwestern state of Guerrero and opening cracks in some buildings but there were no reports of deaths.

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Maldonado clears the air with Gutierrez 17 Apr 2014

SHANGHAI - Lotus Formula One driver Pastor Maldonado has cleared the air with Sauber's Esteban Gutierrez after picking up a grid penalty for sending the Mexican flying at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

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Mexico's Videgaray urges G20 to give U.S. time to OK IMF reforms 11 Apr 2014

WASHINGTON - Group of 20 countries should give the United States time to get planned reforms to the International Monetary Fund through Congress and not rush into short-term workarounds, Mexican Finance Minister Luis Videgaray said on Thursday.

Debt may deter Cemex as Lafarge, Holcim asset sale looms 08 Apr 2014

MONTERREY/MEXICO CITY - The merger between Switzerland's Holcim and France's Lafarge presents Mexican cement firm Cemex with a golden opportunity to snap up divested assets, but a heavy debt load means it is unlikely to make any big buys soon.

New coach La Volpe changes Guadalajara mindset 06 Apr 2014

MEXICO CITY - Former Mexico coach Ricardo La Volpe breathed new life into Guadalajara to mark his first match in charge of the Chivas with a 3-1 victory at Pachuca.

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Russia says it will respond if Ukraine interests attacked

KIEV - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused the United States of being behind the political upheaval in Ukraine and said Moscow would respond if its interests came under attack. | Video