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115 migrants rescued from truck in eastern Mexico

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Police in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz have rescued 115 migrants, including 41 minors, traveling in "in deplorable conditions" in a truck, a state official said on Sunday. The migrants were found at Playa Munecos in ...and more »

NBA investigating Lakers amid Paul George tampering allegation

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA is investigating whether the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with All-Star forward Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers asked the league to open the probe. "The Lakers have been ...and more »

Walmart Central America awarded by BID

The BID Quality Award Winner Walmart of Mexico and Central America with its 2,765 stores, launches programs to educate and provide economic assistance to female entrepreneurs, improving the quality of life for millions around the world

Granola Boom Proves Japan's Working Women Are Good for Business

Calbee Inc.'s granola snack had been around for 20 years, with no real change to its recipe or sales. Then a female marketing executive turned things around by pitching the cereal as a time-saver for a growing class of Japanese consumers just like her: ...

9 tricks to instantly appear more competent

... tricks up your sleeve to make yourself look more competent than you feel at the moment. Business Insider dug into the scientific literature and pulled out some of the most creative strategies for making yourself appear competent, confident, and ...and more »

The chemical reason gold makes a perfect currency

Gold bars melting foundry Sergio Alexander pours molten gold to make a 6.5 kg bar of gold at his melting laboratory. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images. I think most of you reading this right now are aware that gold is unlike any other metal, certainly any ...