Robinson Cano headed to the Seattle Mariners for about $240 million over the next 10 seasons, exiting New York after the Yankees declined to boost their contract offer of seven years and approximately $170 million.
Orange SA, France’s biggest phone company, is nearing an agreement to sell its Dominican Republic unit to Altice, a cable and telecommunications investor, according to three people familiar with the matter.
Former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, ousted in a 2009 coup, rejected official election results showing his wife, Xiomara Castro, losing the presidential vote with more than half the precincts reporting.
The Justice Department’s $13 billion mortgage securities settlement with JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a record and also a rarity -- Attorney General Eric Holder’s first big win against a bank at the heart of 2008’s financial crisis.
Yields on bonds sold by Advent International Corp.’s Latin American airport unit rose for the first time in four months in October as the company’s Mexico concession expires and its Dominican Republic operations face scrutiny from lawmakers.