Veracruz, Mexico Newswire (Page 8)

Veracruz, Mexico Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Fluor (FLR) David Thomas Seaton on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    ... employees and 29 subcontractors were killed in an explosion at PMV petrochemical plant in the State of Veracruz, Mexico. ICA Fluor was performing a revamp project at the site when the explosion occurred. The client is currently conducting their ...

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  2. Why Cinco de Mayo is more celebrated in the US than in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    As many Americans across the country celebrate Thursday, May 5, with Mexican food and mariachi bands, some may be surprised to learn that Cinco de Mayo in fact does not commemorate Mexican Independence Day . Cinco de Mayo instead commemorates the Mexican army's unlikely defeat of French troops led by Napoleon III during the Battle of the Puebla on May 5, 1862.

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  3. Feliz Cinco De MayoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    Cinco de Mayo is more important than you probably realize. And in some respects, it is more important for us as Americans than for our genuinely heroic neighbors to the south.

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  4. What is Cinco De Mayo and how can you celebrate it in Plymouth?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    Millions of people have cause to celebrate on May 5. Known as Cinco De Mayo, the day commemorates the Mexican army's victory at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. The poorly-equipped army went head-to-head with their larger enemy who were advancing toward Mexico City from Veracruz.

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  5. Sound of celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... as part of the Santa Paula Concert Series. Chucumite specializes in son jarocho, a style of folk music from Veracruz, Mexico, with an intricate history. As Robles explains, son jarocho (son means "sound"; "jarocho" is a colloquial term applied to ...

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  6. Cinco de Mayo - Commemorating Mexico's victory against French ImperialismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Perhaps one of the most celebrated adopted holidays in the United States and one that is often misunderstood is the celebration of Cinco de Mayo which has its roots in Mexico . It has now become a more popular holiday in the United States than in Mexico.

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  7. From battles to brews, a Cinco de Mayo explainerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | New York Daily News

    A man wearing a large sombrero takes a photo during Cinco de Mayo festivities in Los Angeles, where some of the biggest Cinco de Mayo celebrations are held. Americans celebrate Cinco de Mayo as a big drinking day, but in fact the Mexican festivities were born out of the chaos of the 1860s in the Americas.

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  8. What is Cinco de Mayo?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... superior French forces that invaded Mexico in 1861. The French, with the Spanish and English , had occupied Veracruz, Mexico's major port, in response to Mexican President Benito JuA rez 's moratorium on Mexico's European debt. Spain and England ...

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  9. Cinco de Mayo remains relevantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... superior French forces that invaded Mexico in 1861. The French, with the Spanish and English , had occupied Veracruz, Mexico's major port, in response to Mexican President Benito JuA rez 's moratorium on Mexico's European debt. Spain and England ...

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  10. Best Things to Do in Broward and Palm Beach This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Broward-Palm Beach

    The fifth of May is an important date in Mexican history. It is not, however, Mexican Independence Day, as is widely believed in America.

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  11. AMERICA/MEXICO - Ensuring the safety of people in VeracruzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Fides News

    ... a person, without having to wait 72 hours to submit the complaint is needed", said the Bishop of Cordoba (Veracruz, Mexico), His Exc. Mgr. Eduardo Patino Leal talking to the community after the celebration of the feast of the Holy Cross, on May 2. ...

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  12. Mexican officials searching for missing Seattle womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Mexican officials say they are searching for a Seattle woman who disappeared while backpacking in southern Mexico. Authorities in the state of Oaxaca have issued an alert for information on Jenney Chen, saying she was last heard from around April 11. They say she had been hitchhiking and was headed to the coastal resort of Cancun.

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  13. Ringside Chat: Richard Spooner Is Hitting It Big With RedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Chronicle of the Horse

    Richard Spooner's newest grand prix mount seems to be working out pretty well for him. Over the weekend at CSIO**** Coapexpan in Xalapa , Spooner and Gerardo and Alfonso Pasquel's Big Red were the only U.S. pair to post a double-clear round in the second leg of the North America, Central America and Caribbean league of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup.

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  14. Mexican police hunt killers who threw baby born without legs from a moving carRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Police are hunting monsters who killed a baby born with a birth defect by throwing it from a moving car onto the road. Locals in the tiny village of La Posta near La Antigua in Mexico initially thought the occupants had hurled rubbish from the vehicle before discovering the tot dead on the tarmac.

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  15. Hunt for despicable 'baby killers who murdered tot born without...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    A baby boy born without legs was found dead after being thrown from the window of a moving car , according to reports. Police are now hunting those responsible for killing the week-old tot after his lifeless body was discovered in the road.

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  16. What is Cinco de Mayo? The meaning behind the May 5th Mexican celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    All the facts you need to know about Cinco De Mayo - from food and how to say 'happy 5th of May' in Spanish to where the event comes from Cinco De Mayo - Spanish for 'the fifth of May' - marks the Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces in the Battle of Puebla . The poorly-equipped army went head-to-head with their larger enemy as they advanced toward Mexico City from Veracruz.

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  17. Herm s U.S. Show Jumping Team Gives Valiant Effort for Second Place Tie at CSIO4* CoapexpanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Chronicle of the Horse

    The Hermes U.S. Show Jumping Team consisting of Christine McCrea, Jonathan McCrea, Richard Spooner, and Ali Wolff nearly forced Mexico and Canada into a three-way jump-off at the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup at CSIO4* Coapexpan today. However, Mexico's Jose Antonio Chedraui Eguia went double-clear to secure the victory for Mexico, resulting in a two-way tie for second between the U.S. and Canada.

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  18. Step And Repeat LA Celebrates Historic VictoryRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Emailwire.com

    Shadow Hills, CA -- Step and Repeat LA is an independently-owned design firm and fabrication studio that has built its empire upon the production of red carpet backdrops , or better known in the entertainment industry as a 'step and repeat'. A step and repeat is a banner display that features an array of event sponsor logos that have been digitally laid out and printed in a step or diagonal pattern.

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  19. SALDANA v. LYNCHRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | FindLaw

    Israel Felipe Lira SALDANA; Elizabeth Pino Peralta; Matilda Isabel Lira Pino; Israel Felipe Lira Pino; Karla Elizabeth Godinez Pino, Petitioners, v. Loretta E. LYNCH, U.S. Attorney General, Respondent.

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  20. 5 ways to celebrate Cinco de MayoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Cinco de Mayo is a thoroughly transnational holiday. It celebrates the victory of Mexico over a much better-equipped French army during the 19th Century, and is not a National Holiday in Mexico today .

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