Cinco de Mayo

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Daily Journal
Vineland mayoral candidates talk litterstreets before an event on Landis Avenue so when people come up from out of tow
Vineland mayoral candidates talk litter
Daily Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
streets before an event on Landis Avenue so when people come up from out of town it looks nice,” Romano said. “I went to (Cinco De Mayo festival) this year, and when I went up there the culverts on the side of the road were full of trash and dirt... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rick Bayless' Frontera Foods sold to ConAgra; brand staying in Chicagointo a national brand. Things came to a head last year, as Frontera experienced
Rick Bayless' Frontera Foods sold to ConAgra; brand staying in Chicago
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
into a national brand. Things came to a head last year, as Frontera experienced a major salsa shortage in advance of the Cinco de Mayo holiday. "We were faced with a situation where we were only meeting about 60 to 80 percent of our demand,"... Read more
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International Business Times
'Pig, slob, ugly': Trump's own body-shaming insults against women feature in Clinton's new advertholiday greetings" and picks out a tweet in which Trump pretended to tuck into
'Pig, slob, ugly': Trump's own body-shaming insults against women feature in Clinton's new advert
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
holiday greetings" and picks out a tweet in which Trump pretended to tuck into a taco bowl, wished everyone a Happy Cinco de Mayo and declared: "I love Hispanics!" At the end of the ad "Trump: The Musical" appears, which is "Coming November... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Canelo Alvarez's shrinking pay-per-view audience not expected to surpass 300,000 buyshis right thumb in Saturday’s bout and will decide whether to either fight agai
Canelo Alvarez's shrinking pay-per-view audience not expected to surpass 300,000 buys
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
his right thumb in Saturday’s bout and will decide whether to either fight again in early 2017 and in May, or just on Cinco de Mayo weekend as the Golovkin fight looms. Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) is negotiating a possible Dec. 10 fight at... Read more
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The Morning Call
A taste test: BrewWorks’ Lime and Punishment, Cranberry Witfruity taste and snappy crispness complete the experience. This is a cleanly p
A taste test: BrewWorks’ Lime and Punishment, Cranberry Wit
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
fruity taste and snappy crispness complete the experience. This is a cleanly prepared beer for drinkers seeking a sort of Cinco de Mayo celebration. It requires not much thought and very little is left to the imagination. But I liked it very... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Alvarez impressive, but GGG still is the fight public wantsscheduled to return to the ring Dec. 10 on HBO against an opponent to be named.
Alvarez impressive, but GGG still is the fight public wants
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
scheduled to return to the ring Dec. 10 on HBO against an opponent to be named. That's out the window now. But a bout on Cinco de Mayo weekend for Alvarez is still possible. A spokesman for Golden Boy, Oscar De La Hoya's promotion company, said... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda sing a song of Trump's tweetssongs featured focus on some of Trump’s most lasting tweets, including sentimen
Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda sing a song of Trump's tweets
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
songs featured focus on some of Trump’s most lasting tweets, including sentiments in recognition of Thanksgiving, Cinco de Mayo and Sept. 11, and most of which include equal love for the disenfranchised (i.e. haters and losers). But... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Hispanic Heritagein order to pass down the history of how the largest minority in the U.S. becam
Hispanic Heritage
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
in order to pass down the history of how the largest minority in the U.S. became what it is," Archuleta says. "We celebrate Cinco de Mayo, when Mexico won independence from the French, and Sept. 16 when, in 1821, Mexico was liberated from Spain. Our... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Sing Donald Trump's Tweets Like a Musicaltweet, "Happy Thanksgiving to all- even the haters and losers!" He then belts
Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Sing Donald Trump's Tweets Like a Musical
AceShowbiz / Posted 9 days ago
tweet, "Happy Thanksgiving to all- even the haters and losers!" He then belts out Trump's infamous taco bowl tweet from Cinco de Mayo for "Racially Questionable Holiday Greetings" before singing "More Backhanded Holiday Greetings", a September... Read more
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The Hill
‘Hamilton’ star sings Trump’s tweetsto all – even the haters and losers,” he croons in one segment, stretching out
‘Hamilton’ star sings Trump’s tweets
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
to all – even the haters and losers,” he croons in one segment, stretching out the vowels in the last word. “Happy Cinco de Mayo,” Miranda roars in another. "The best taco bowls are made in Trump Tower Grill. “I love Hispanics,” continues... Read more
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Sherdog
Fractured Hand to Sideline Canelo Alvarez for Remainder of 2016be immobilized for the next six weeks and he will not be able to fight again th
Fractured Hand to Sideline Canelo Alvarez for Remainder of 2016
Sherdog / Posted 9 days ago
be immobilized for the next six weeks and he will not be able to fight again this year. With that said, Canelo will likely make his return on the weekend of Cinco de Mayo, which is historically the biggest weekend of the year for the Sweet Sci... Read more
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HITC Sport
Canelo Álvarez to miss rest of 2016 with fractured thumbmentioned as possible opponents. But Álvarez will now either seek a fight in ea
Canelo Álvarez to miss rest of 2016 with fractured thumb
HITC Sport / Posted 10 days ago
mentioned as possible opponents. But Álvarez will now either seek a fight in early 2017 or just wait for his scheduled Cinco de Mayo weekend fight in May. Álvarez’s management said it does not alter their plans for a potential showdown between... Read more
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CBS Sports
Canelo Alvarez suffers fractured thumb, will not fight again in 2016on Gennady Golovkin in the fall. It will be interesting how this injury affect
Canelo Alvarez suffers fractured thumb, will not fight again in 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 10 days ago
on Gennady Golovkin in the fall. It will be interesting how this injury affects that timeline. The early May date -- on Cinco de Mayo weekend -- is not going to move. That's the biggest fight date on Canelo's calendar. However, we don't know... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Canelo Alvarez has a fractured right thumb; planned December fight is offPresident Eric Gomez said it will be up to Alvarez to either seek a fight in ea
Canelo Alvarez has a fractured right thumb; planned December fight is off
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
President Eric Gomez said it will be up to Alvarez to either seek a fight in early 2017 or just wait for his scheduled Cinco de Mayo weekend fight in May. “If he comes off the rest and feels he wants to do a couple fights before [Gennady]... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
The Best Places to Celebrate Oktoberfest in South Floridaif there's good food and drink involved, why not bring all your friends along f
The Best Places to Celebrate Oktoberfest in South Florida
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 10 days ago
if there's good food and drink involved, why not bring all your friends along for your Motherland's bash? St. Patricks Day, Cinco De Mayo and Oktoberfest are prime examples of this, and it's that time again to pretend it's colder outside and chug a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austinites celebrating Mexico's Independence Day!AUSTIN - Many Americans may celebrate Mexican heritage on Cinco de Mayo, but mo
Austinites celebrating Mexico's Independence Day!
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
AUSTIN - Many Americans may celebrate Mexican heritage on Cinco de Mayo, but most Mexicans themselves celebrating their national holiday on September 16th. This Friday marks Mexico’s Independence Day. A number of performances kicked off at the State... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Celebrating Mexican Independence Day, National Guacamole Daybelow. First, some history to impress your guests: While many people think tha
Celebrating Mexican Independence Day, National Guacamole Day
The Arizona Republic / Posted 13 days ago
below. First, some history to impress your guests: While many people think that May 5 is Mexico’s independence day, Cinco de Mayo actually commemorates the Mexican Army's unlikely victory over much larger French forces at the Battle of... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Alvarez can't escape the pressure to fight Golovkinenvision Canelo doing a third fight in 2016 either at or close to the middlewei
Alvarez can't escape the pressure to fight Golovkin
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 13 days ago
envision Canelo doing a third fight in 2016 either at or close to the middleweight limit and then a fight (in May) on Cinco De Mayo at 160 before facing Golovkin in the fall," De La Hoya said. "I know Canelo-Golovkin is the biggest fight to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘Frustrated, scared’ by Trump’s campaign, Yakima Latinos motivated to voteof Luz Bazán Gutiérrez. The electoral overhaul certainly impacted Yulissa Mart
‘Frustrated, scared’ by Trump’s campaign, Yakima Latinos motivated to vote
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
of Luz Bazán Gutiérrez. The electoral overhaul certainly impacted Yulissa Martínez. She was just 18 and competing in a Cinco de Mayo pageant last year when she met Avina Gutiérrez, who was volunteering at the pageant. Yulissa Martínez, 19,... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Queen of Trump Conservativesto shock and appall keeps her on top, Coulter has always lapped up the insults
The Queen of Trump Conservatives
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
to shock and appall keeps her on top, Coulter has always lapped up the insults of detractors like a top-shelf margarita on Cinco de Mayo. They are proof of her relevance. But remaining conservatism’s nastiest bomb-thrower is hard work in this... Read more
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The Atlantic
Happy Independence Day, MexicoAmericans celebrate Mexican heritage on Cinco de Mayo, but Mexicans themselves
Happy Independence Day, Mexico
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
Americans celebrate Mexican heritage on Cinco de Mayo, but Mexicans themselves chose September 16 as their national day. On September 16, 1810, the priest of a small town near Guanajuato summoned his followers to revolt against the colonial... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know FridayEuropean Union is all about. Mexico celebrates its independence on Friday with
5 things you need to know Friday
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
European Union is all about. Mexico celebrates its independence on Friday with parades, music and fireworks. No, it isn’t Cinco de Mayo (that's May 5, literally), though some Americans get the holidays confused. Cinco de Mayo commemorates the... Read more
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USA Today
Mexico’s Independence Day: When is it and how is it celebrated?On Friday, Mexico celebrates its independence with parades, music and fireworks
Mexico’s Independence Day: When is it and how is it celebrated?
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
On Friday, Mexico celebrates its independence with parades, music and fireworks. No, it isn’t Cinco de Mayo (that's May 5, literally), though some Americans get the holidays confused. (Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican army's unlikely victory... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Hillary Clinton campaign woos voters at southwest Detroit taco trucksflash mobs to reach potential voters. In May, Trump tweeted a photo of himself
Hillary Clinton campaign woos voters at southwest Detroit taco trucks
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
flash mobs to reach potential voters. In May, Trump tweeted a photo of himself with a taco bowl, writing: "Happy Cinco de Mayo! The best taco bowls are made in Trump Tower Grill. I love Hispanics!" And visiting Mexico two weeks ago, he... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Scott Kelly's 'space taco' is the saddest Cinco de Mayo meal evertoday, like the temporary residents of the International Space Station, it migh
Scott Kelly's 'space taco' is the saddest Cinco de Mayo meal ever
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
today, like the temporary residents of the International Space Station, it might be kind of hard to adequately celebrate Cinco de Mayo. For one, tequila isn’t a part of the payload and authentic Mexican food is not on the menu. Forget beer,... Read more
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Island Packet
What's in a 'Fricken' name?bar manager at Capitol Bar in Boise, Idaho, shows you how to make a classic mar
What's in a 'Fricken' name?
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
bar manager at Capitol Bar in Boise, Idaho, shows you how to make a classic margarita with a juicy twist: Capitol Bar's Cinco de Mayo Margarita. Ingredients: 1.5 oz. premium tequila, .75 oz. Cointreau, .75 oz. fresh lime juice, .5 oz. simple... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the editor:that you re-read the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. They, my friend, are
Letters to the editor:
Desert Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
that you re-read the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. They, my friend, are written in English.Continue celebrating Cinco de Mayo with your Mexican flag and I’ll fly mine — Old Glory!Dennis MorrisVictorvilleMeasure is job killerRegarding... Read more
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Philboxing
CANELO TAKES BACK MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY FOR LATINO FIGHT FANS"Golden Boy" was in charge of headlining on the two biggest dates for the Latin
CANELO TAKES BACK MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY FOR LATINO FIGHT FANS
Philboxing / Posted 17 days ago
"Golden Boy" was in charge of headlining on the two biggest dates for the Latino fan base - Mexican Independence Day and Cinco de Mayo weekends. Though some of boxing's biggest and most talented fighters come from all over Latin America, the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Man who was corrections officer in Racine sentenced to probation after incident on Cinco de Mayo 2015James Sosa, who was a corrections officer in Racine, has been sentenced in conn
Man who was corrections officer in Racine sentenced to probation after incident on Cinco de Mayo 2015
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 21 days ago
James Sosa, who was a corrections officer in Racine, has been sentenced in connection with an incident that happened on Cinco de Mayo in 2015. Sosa in June reached the below plea deal in this case: In court on Thursday, September 8th, a... Read more
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Newton Daily News
We have nothing left holding us togetherlast year that a public school in California could ban students from wearing a
We have nothing left holding us together
Newton Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
last year that a public school in California could ban students from wearing a shirt emblazoned with an American flag on Cinco de Mayo thanks to fears over racial conflict at the school. The lawyer for the children complained, “This opens the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Labor Day DUI arrests in Arizona slightly down for 2016arrests, Gutier said that Labor Day tends to be the slowest of five holidays kn
Labor Day DUI arrests in Arizona slightly down for 2016
The Arizona Republic / Posted 23 days ago
arrests, Gutier said that Labor Day tends to be the slowest of five holidays known for heavy drinking — St. Patrick’s Day, Cinco de Mayo, Fourth of July, Memorial Day and Labor Day. Civil and criminal speeding citations both saw a heavy increase... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Steven C. 'Bo' Eckard, McDaniel College music instructor, dieshad a band, Mariachi Sin Nombres, that performed at Westminster venues — and ro
Steven C. 'Bo' Eckard, McDaniel College music instructor, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
had a band, Mariachi Sin Nombres, that performed at Westminster venues — and roamed the city's streets during the annual Cinco de Mayo celebration. He performed with Chamber Music on the Hill, Common Ground on the Hill and in many campus theater... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Warning of taco epidemic if Trump losesis not the first time the internet has had a field day with taco symbolism this
Warning of taco epidemic if Trump loses
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
is not the first time the internet has had a field day with taco symbolism this campaign season. On May 5 - the Cinco de Mayo holiday that commemorates Mexican resistance - Trump posted a photograph of himself tucking into a taco salad,... Read more
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NBC News
Latinos for Trump founder: "defend your country" from Hispanicsand elaboration on his statements. Gutierrez's group staged Operation Taco Bow
Latinos for Trump founder: "defend your country" from Hispanics
NBC News / Posted 27 days ago
and elaboration on his statements. Gutierrez's group staged Operation Taco Bowl, a rally whose moniker came from Trump's Cinco de Mayo tweet with a taco bowl. The group has also declared September, part of which is Hispanic Heritage Month, Taco... Read more
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Boston Globe
Seth Moulton joins the national conversation about taco trucksTrump in Arizona Wednesday, in which he vowed to remove millions of people livi
Seth Moulton joins the national conversation about taco trucks
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
Trump in Arizona Wednesday, in which he vowed to remove millions of people living in the country illegally. Moulton’s thumbs up also echoed a photo posted by the candidate himself, eating a taco bowl made at the Trump Tower Grill for Cinco De... Read more
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CBS News
Twitter reacts to this Trump supporter's #TacoTrucksOnEveryCorner threathas recognized the food’s appeal, using it to court Hispanic voting blocs. Ear
Twitter reacts to this Trump supporter's #TacoTrucksOnEveryCorner threat
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
has recognized the food’s appeal, using it to court Hispanic voting blocs. Earlier this year, in a tweet celebrating the Cinco de Mayo holiday, Trump circulated a photo of himself tucking into Trump Tower Grill’s signature “taco bowl” and... Read more
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BBC News
US Election: Trump backer's Taco warning if Clinton winsaim. Others shared images of Donald Trump enjoying the traditional Mexican dis
US Election: Trump backer's Taco warning if Clinton wins
BBC News / Posted 27 days ago
aim. Others shared images of Donald Trump enjoying the traditional Mexican dish - an image he originally posted to mark Cinco de Mayo, which celebrates Mexican heritage. Mr Gutierrez retweeted supporters who advised him to "ignore the trolls"... Read more
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Breitbart
Modern Day Paul Revere Deserves Nobel Peace Prizeit all the way to the Republican nomination. Granted, Mr. Trump always does th
Modern Day Paul Revere Deserves Nobel Peace Prize
Breitbart / Posted 28 days ago
it all the way to the Republican nomination. Granted, Mr. Trump always does things his own way. Such as when he celebrated Cinco de Mayo by posing for picture eating a taco bowl from Trump Tower, giving a thumbs-up and pronouncing: “I love... Read more
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Roll Call
Twitterverse Trolls Trump’s Mexico Triphe makes a speech on immigration in Arizona. Trump's entire campaign sometimes
Twitterverse Trolls Trump’s Mexico Trip
Roll Call / Posted 28 days ago
he makes a speech on immigration in Arizona. Trump's entire campaign sometimes seems like one big troll ... like his Cinco De Mayo “I love Hispanics!” tweet. As word of his trip to Mexico spread, the Internet trolled... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump’s successful Mexico meetingit all the way to the Republican nomination. Granted, Mr. Trump always does th
Donald Trump’s successful Mexico meeting
The Washington Times / Posted 29 days ago
it all the way to the Republican nomination. Granted, Mr. Trump always does things his own way. Such as when he celebrated Cinco de Mayo by posing for picture eating a taco bowl from Trump Tower, giving a thumbs-up and pronouncing: “I love... Read more
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Market Watch
Taco jokes and an irate former president lay ground for Donald Trump’s Mexico visitMexico is a part, and has suggested the country has sent rapists and drug deale
Taco jokes and an irate former president lay ground for Donald Trump’s Mexico visit
Market Watch / Posted 29 days ago
Mexico is a part, and has suggested the country has sent rapists and drug dealers across the border. Even a jovial happy Cinco de Mayo taco-bowl tweet from Trump last spring probably didn’t get the reception his team might have hoped for last... Read more
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The Christian Post
SC High School Reverses Ban on American Flags at Football Games Amid 'Uproar' From Communityissues, with a California school deciding back in 2010 to prohibit T-shirts wit
SC High School Reverses Ban on American Flags at Football Games Amid 'Uproar' From Community
The Christian Post / Posted 29 days ago
issues, with a California school deciding back in 2010 to prohibit T-shirts with the American flag worn by students on Cinco de Mayo. The case concerned a group of Caucasian students at Live Oak High School of the Morgan Hill Unified School... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Trump To Meet With Mexican President Ahead Of Immigration Speechthe country and floated the idea of seizing remittances from Mexican immigrants
Trump To Meet With Mexican President Ahead Of Immigration Speech
KERA North Texas / Posted 30 days ago
the country and floated the idea of seizing remittances from Mexican immigrants in the U.S. to help pay for the wall. On Cinco de Mayo, Trump took to Twitter to show off that he was eating a taco bowl for lunch and wrote, "The best taco bowls are... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Trump To Meet With Mexican President Ahead Of Immigration Speechglobal conflagration. We don't want that happening anywhere in the world." Non
Trump To Meet With Mexican President Ahead Of Immigration Speech
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
global conflagration. We don't want that happening anywhere in the world." None of the criticism seemed to faze Trump. On Cinco de Mayo, Trump took to Twitter to show off that he was eating a taco bowl for lunch and wrote, "The best taco bowls are... Read more
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Slate
Why Airports Can’t Stop False AlarmsThere are a lot of people from Puebla who live near the Mexico City airport, an
Why Airports Can’t Stop False Alarms
Slate / Posted a month ago
There are a lot of people from Puebla who live near the Mexico City airport, and unlike most Mexicans, they celebrate on Cinco de Mayo. But there’s no way most of the arriving travelers could have known that, and still they were calm. And calm,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
August care improves fall rosesEasy Does It, Owings said. “You also can select lower-maintenance hybrid tea ro
August care improves fall roses
The Houma Courier / Posted a month ago
Easy Does It, Owings said. “You also can select lower-maintenance hybrid tea roses, but these are more available at garden centers in the spring.” The American Rose Society has named Belinda's Dream and Cinco de Mayo as two great roses for Louisia... Read more
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The Daily Comet
August care improves fall rosesEasy Does It, Owings said. “You also can select lower-maintenance hybrid tea ro
August care improves fall roses
The Daily Comet / Posted a month ago
Easy Does It, Owings said. “You also can select lower-maintenance hybrid tea roses, but these are more available at garden centers in the spring.” The American Rose Society has named Belinda's Dream and Cinco de Mayo as two great roses for Louisia... Read more
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Orange County Register
Activists gathered in Anaheim say Trump's support among Latinos is strongrally, organized by Latinos for Trump, was part of an initiative termed Operati
Activists gathered in Anaheim say Trump's support among Latinos is strong
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
rally, organized by Latinos for Trump, was part of an initiative termed Operation Taco Bowl – an apparent reference to a Cinco de Mayo photo of Trump eating a taco bowl with a caption that read, “I love Hispanics.” Those attending were about... Read more
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FOX News
The fierce campaign food fight between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trumpsleeve, to a photo of him using a fork and knife to eat his finger-lickin’ good
The fierce campaign food fight between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
sleeve, to a photo of him using a fork and knife to eat his finger-lickin’ good KFC, to a shot of him eating a taco bowl on Cinco de Mayo (with the caption, “The best taco bowls are made in Trump Tower Grille. I love Hispanics!”), the gold-plated,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Parents hold up roller coaster to save kidstangled in the moving parts of a carnival ride in Omaha, Nebraska in May. She w
Parents hold up roller coaster to save kids
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 1 months ago
tangled in the moving parts of a carnival ride in Omaha, Nebraska in May. She was on a ride called the King’s Crown at a Cinco De Mayo festival. A 17-year-old girl died when she was ejected from a spinning carnival ride called the Sizzler at a... Read more
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