Lopez Obrador's opponents have suggested his election will create more tension with Washington at a time when relations are already fraught by the stalled talks on reworking Nafta and by Trump's immigration policies, including a planned wall along the USA border. State representatives and local officials are also among the more than 3,400 seats contested in the election.
Lopez Obrador told the Televisa network Monday that he will respect the current team of negotiators, and let them continue representing Mexico until he takes office December 1, noting that he wants to have information on what's being discussed and "to help as much as we can".
Mexicans across the political spectrum have said Mexico will not pay for Trump's proposed wall along the southern USA border, which he has said is needed to keep out both illegal immigrants and drugs.
A cover of his recent book features Mr Lopez Obrador pointing his finger, accompanied by the words "Listen, Trump!"
The run-up to this election saw 133 politicians killed in areas where the cartels have more power than the law.
A third-time presidential candidate, López Obrador has publicly derided Trump's plans to build a wall along the border between the US and Mexico and has said he will demand respect from the White House.
Lopez Obrador's closest rival is PAN's Ricardo Anaya, who leads a center-right coalition.
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Jaime "El Bronco" Rodriguez fought for attention with a horse-mounted "everyman" campaign and by tossing out policy bombs like his proposal to cut off the hands of public officials caught stealing.
It is also the first time Mexicans living overseas can vote for down ballot races like senators. According to Mexicos National Electoral Institute (INE), over 20,000 ballots have so far been stolen across the nation.
Casting his own vote, Pena Nieto promised to work with whoever wins on the transition. His election marks the first leftist presidential win in 30 years for Mexico.
His unconventional, and at times inconsistent, policy stances have sometimes led to comparisons with Trump and have rattled nerves in the business community.
The government of the northern state of Chihuahua reported that three people were arrested in the border city of Ciudad Juarez for allegedly trying to buy votes for an unnamed political party.
Queuing under the hot sun at Tijuana polling booths, many Mexican voters who had crossed the border from California told Reuters that they trusted Lopez Obrador most to protect the roughly 12 million Mexicans living in the United States. Some ballots were stolen and burned in the town of Nahuatzen to prevent voting. "Eradicating corruption will be the principal mission", he said. "Now that he has won, he can not fail this new generation that believes in him", said Mariano Bartolini, a 29-year-old lawyer who voted for Lopez Obrador in the northwestern city of Rosarito, near Tijuana. "I think he is the least corrupt of all".
With free agency officially opening up at midnight, every one of the King's actions will be under the heaviest possible scrutiny. All eyes will be on the best player in the world as he makes his decision on where to take his talents - or where to keep them.
Sa lay-up line? Hindi pa naguumpis tinira na tayo. "If we're embarrassing in your eyes why don't you become an Australian". Facing possible sanctions from FIBA, Reyes is ready to accept but he maintains Kickert had a huge role in all of it.
A United States dancer placed in an induced coma after a boat explosion in the Bahamas will wake to find both her legs amputated. She was riding with her sister Brooke and parents Paul and Stacey Bender on Saturday when the boat suddenly erupted.
The cartoon depicted offensive stereotypes pertaining to Jews, blacks, Asians and Hispanics. "Well, it's not an accident". He deleted the tweet without comment and reposted it with a photo of the phrase "Political Correctness" crossed out.
Firms doing business in Iran were given up to 180 days to terminate investments, before they risk huge fines. The bazaar strike was the biggest sign of domestic disquiet in Iran since Trump ditched the nuclear deal.
Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms said on Twitter the 59 migrants were now on board their ship "heading for a secure port". The Astral left Malta early Thursday with four European parliamentarians on board as observers to join Open Arms .
The rally was in conjunction with other " Families Belong Together " rallies happening around the country . In all, an estimated 600 protests were scheduled in cities spanning from New York City to Los Angeles.
The boys, aged 11 to 16, and their 25-year-old coach entered Tham Luang Nang Non cave in Chiang Rai province on June 23. The dramatic wait has transfixed Thailand , dominating front pages of newspapers and grabbing worldwide headlines.
On the back are the words 'great again, ' an apparent reference to Trump's campaign slogan, 'Make America Great Again'. Police in Germany a year ago seized 5,000 orange ecstasy pills made to resemble the US President.
Portugal lost 2-1, after briefly equalising in the second half, however, it wasn't their day and they're now headed home. We need to glorify what he did Portugal . " Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the best strikers in the world, " Tabarez said.
European Union rift over migrants persists
The leaders said they would also consider "disembarkation platforms", centres in north Africa for rescued refugees. The NGOs that operate in the Mediterranean in order to rescue migrants were furious at the deal.
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He hopes that will keep prices low - and motorists happy with cheaper fuel - as he tries to force the Iranians out of the market. Chairman Sanjiv Singh says Saudi Arabia alone can cover most of the world's supply shortfall in case Iran's oil exports dry up.
Missing Thai boys, soccer coach all found alive in cave complex
One possible option floated by rescuers is to teach the group how to use diving gear, then leading them out of the cave that way. The boys, anxious to to leave the cave, asked when they would be going "outside", to which the diver responded, "No, not today".