Mexico raises key interest rate to 7 pct to combat inflation
Sales at gasoline stations rose 1.7 percent, the seventh increase in nine months as Canadians paid higher prices at the pump. The Canadian dollar gained against the greenback and was trading at C$1.3253 or 74.45 US cents after Thursday's report.
We'll drive power generating set sellers out of job - Osinbajo
The United Nations released a report that said globally, renewable energy will be cheaper than fossil fuels in the next 10 years. Solar is already level or below coal costs in Germany, Australia, the US, Spain and Italy.
British PM May faces mounting criticism over London tower block blaze
Queen Elizabeth, 91, and her grandson Prince William also visited residents and emergency workers on Friday. The British government has announced a 5 million-pound ($6.3 million) emergency fund for the victims.
Coli Bacteria Found in Drinking Water at US Open
Spieth struggled to find any level of consistency Friday, as he finished the round with three birdies, two bogeys and 13 pars. Open record in relation to par with his seven-under score, and his bogey-free 65 could have been even better.
Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open
Rickie Fowler , sharing a house with Thomas this week, was being left behind until he ran off three straight birdies and shot 68. Harman's college coach, Chris Haack, watched the final few holes from Charleston, S.C., before heading off to a wedding party.
UN Says 20 People Become Refugees Every 60 Seconds
The record number includes 22.5 million refugees, 40.3 million internally displaced people and 2.8 million asylum seekers. Syria, Iraq and Colombia - which has endured decades of conflict - had the largest number of internally displaced people.
Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires
Firefighters are now tackling a major forest fire in the Pedrógão Grande area, 30 miles south-east of Coimbra. Avelar resident Isabel Brandao has told The Associated Press that "the problem is that there was no rain".
Trump Keeps Much Of Obama's Cuba Policy
The US president has been accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, several cabinet members, Florida Gov. He alleged that for almost six decades, the Cuban people had suffered under the Communist domination.
Trump slams Qatar for funding terror as Tillerson urges calm
The spat has led to one of the worst Gulf crises in decades, with suspended flights and regional ports closed to Qatari ships. Earlier this week, Trump invited the emir of Qatar to the White House, telling the leader he would help resolve the dispute.
High Court Says Offensive TM Ban Is Unconstitutional
Indian groups opposing the Redskins said the ruling does not change the fact that the name "is a dictionary-defined racial slur". The suit was brought forth by Simon Tam , the founder of the Asian-American rock band The Slants .