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Facebook's planned TikTok rival, Lasso, to shut down

Jul 02, 2020 - 6:15 PM

Facebook's Lasso will be closing on July 10. Will Instagram Reels replace it in the bid to dethrone TikTok?

Facebook launches short form video app Lasso in bid to win teens over

Nov 10, 2018 - 6:05 PM

The app is Facebook's answer to Tik-Tok, the popular social media platform that lets users record and share short videos with licensed tracks

Ecuador confirms Moreno victory after partial vote recount

Apr 19, 2017 - 4:54 PM

Moreno wins the April 2 second round with a 51 15 share – more than 226 000 votes ahead of his conservative rival Guillermo Lasso

ECUADOR ELECTIONS. Lenin Moreno, the presidential candidate of the governing Alianza PAIS party, makes the "V for victory" sign to supporters at a hotel in Quito shortly before the results of the exit polls for the country's general elections are announced on February 19, 2017. File photo by Rodrigo Buendia/AFP

Ecuador socialist Moreno wins presidency, rival cries fraud

Apr 04, 2017 - 8:05 AM

Moreno 64 a wheelchair user and champion of disability rights is seen as a more moderate successor to outgoing President Rafael Correa

WINNER. An undated photo shows Lenin Moreno addressing a campaign rally. Photo courtesy Moreno's campaign page on Facebook

Ecuador rivals both claim victory in tight runoff

Apr 03, 2017 - 7:50 AM

The election is being closely watched as a barometer of the political climate in Latin America where more than a decade of leftist dominance has been waning

FACE OFF. Ecuadorean presidential candidates Guillermo Lasso (L) and Lenin Moreno (R). Campaign photos

Ecuador to hold run-off in tense presidential vote

Feb 23, 2017 - 3:25 PM

The election is being watched closely to see if oil producing Ecuador will become the latest leftist run country in Latin America to shift to the right

A calculator is seen on ballots as members of the National Electoral Council count votes in Quito on February 21, 2017. Rodrigo Buendia/AFP

Ecuador officials deny fraud claims in presidential election

Feb 22, 2017 - 8:37 AM

With just over 95 of ballots counted leftist ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno had 39 21 of the vote short of the 40 needed to avoid a runoff

A member of the National Electoral Council counts votes in Quito on February 21, 2017. Rodrigo Buendia/AFP

Moreno edges toward outright win in Ecuador presidential vote

Feb 20, 2017 - 12:45 PM

UPDATED The vote is a test of the legacy of outgoing President Rafael Correa

Lenin Moreno, the presidential candidate of the governing Alianza PAIS party, makes the 'V for victory' sign to supporters at a hotel in Quito shortly before the results of the exit polls for the country's general elections are announced on February 19, 2017. Rodrigo Buendia/AFP