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Mexican Amazon Prime subscribers will now have access to over 20 million products on Amazon Prime, as well as Amazon Prime Video streaming, according to CNET. This comes less than two years after Amazon launched its operations in the country through, per TechCrunch.

Why it matters: It's a key test of just whether Amazon's premium subscription bundle can work in less prosperous countries. Note, online retail in Mexico is growing, with online sales expected to reach $6 billion by 2018. Other companies like Walmart, Home Depot, and Lowe's have been expanding their internet operations in the country as well.

Plus, this is also the first time Amazon Prime has launched with prime shipping and video on day one. Amazon Prime is now in 13 countries. China was the last country before Mexico to get Prime.

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Health workers fear new shortages of protective equipment

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Health care workers faced severe shortages of face masks, gowns and other protective equipment at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, and they're afraid it's happening again now.

Why it matters: Hospitals, nursing homes and physician clinics need this equipment to protect themselves and to avoid spreading infection. Supplies are already stretched thin, and will likely get thinner as the coronavirus and flu season converge in the fall.

Planned Parenthood launches digital ad campaign for Biden

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Planned Parenthood Votes, the political arm of the national reproductive rights group, is ramping up its general election efforts, launching five-figure digital ad campaigns across nine battleground states.

Why it matters: This is the group's biggest election cycle effort yet, part of a larger $45 million investment ahead of November's election, and provides a glimpse of how Democrats are trying to take down President Trump on women's health issues while boosting Joe Biden as the alternative.

Pro-Trump PAC drops $23 million on summer anti-Biden ads

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America First Action, a leading pro-Trump super PAC, will focus on Arizona, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin in a $23 million anti-Biden summer ad campaign beginning next week.

Why it matters: The ad buy signals which swing states the groups sees as most vulnerable for President Trump. Arizona and Wisconsin were not included earlier this year in the core battleground strategy.