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Federer wears down Wawrinka to maintain mastery over compatriot
(Reuters) - Roger Federer continued his mastery over Stan Wawrinka, but not before getting a fright en route to a 6-7(2) 7-6(6) 6-2 quarter-final victory at the Cincinnati Masters on Friday.
U.S.-Mexico bilateral NAFTA issues may be resolved next week: minister
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Mexico's economy minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Friday he hopes to conclude by the middle of next week outstanding bilateral issues with the United States surrounding the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
White House adviser says trade deal with Mexico 'very, very close'
WASHINGTON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - A top White House economic adviser said on Friday that Washington was "very, very close" to clinching a trade deal with Mexico.
FOREX-Dollar retreats as prospect of China-U.S. trade talks soothe nerves
NEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The dollar fell against a basket of peers on Friday, amid lower demand for the safe-haven greenback, as traders hoped next week's trade talks between the United States and China would ease tensions between the two countries.
Canadian inflation accelerates, lifting prospects of September hike
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's annual inflation rate accelerated to 3.0 percent in July from 2.5 percent in June as energy prices climbed, raising expectations that the Bank of Canada might raise interest rates further as soon as next month.
Air France-KLM shares fall, Dutch pilots threaten to strike
AMSTERDAM/PARIS (Reuters) - Air France-KLM
shares fell on Friday in response to the hostile reception from unions to the company's new boss Benjamin Smith, while the airline's Dutch pilots threatened to strike over working conditions.
Tesla sues Ontario over canceled electric vehicle rebate
TORONTO (Reuters) - Electric vehicle-maker Tesla Inc is taking the Ontario government to court over the Canadian province's cancellation of an electric vehicle incentive program, according to documents filed in court on Aug. 10.
USTR Lighthizer eyes NAFTA 'breakthrough,' Mexico urges flexibility
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday expressed hope a breakthrough could be made in coming days on reworking the NAFTA trade deal, though his Mexican counterpart said flexibility was needed to reach agreement.
U.S. judge orders review of TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline route
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge in Montana has ordered the U.S. State Department to do a full environmental review of a revised route for the Keystone XL oil pipeline, possibly delaying its construction and dealing another setback to TransCanada Corp
Golf-List of sub-60 rounds on PGA Tour
Aug 16 (Reuters) - List of the 10 sub-60 rounds in the history of the PGA Tour after Brandt Snedeker carded 59 on Thursday.
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