Tag: Mexico

Mexico Born Law Professor Chosen For California Supreme Court

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August 24, 2014 

California Gov. Jerry Brown recently nominated Mariano-Florentino Cuellar to the California Supreme Court. Cuellar was born in Matamoros, Mexico, and for years crossed the border by foot to attend school in Texas. He finally moved with his family to the Imperial Valley when he was 14. He late went on to get a law degree….

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Beer Recalled: Your Corona May Kill You

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August 23, 2014 

As you try to enjoy a day at the beach or just a summer Carne Asada con la familia, and you grab an ice cold Corona, you would never expect to get an extra bonus with your cerveza. Some packages of the popular Mexican beer Corona Extra are being recalled in the United States because….

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Cristela Alonzo Brings Mexican-American Humor to ABC’s Lineup

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August 21, 2014 

The new show, Cristela, is coming this fall to ABC. This comedy series tells the story of a woman that is in her sixth year of law school, and she is finally on the brink of landing her first big internship at a prestigious law firm. The only problem is that her pursuit of success….

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Mexican Little Leaguer Goes Yard

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August 20, 2014 

During the 68th Little League Baseball World Series, Mexico’s second baseman, Ruy Martinez, who stands 4 feet 8 inches tall showed that size does not matter. The little tike took on 6 foot 4 inches Erick Figueroa, which is also 13 years old as Martinez, and went 3 for 3 at the plate. Martinez helped….

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The Iconic Actress Columba Dominguez Passes Away

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August 20, 2014 

We pay tribute to Columba Domínguez an iconic actress from the golden age of Mexican cinema, who passed away on August 13, she was 83 years old. She was born on March 4, 1929 in Guaymas, Sonora, and when she was an infant her family moved to Mexico City. At the young age of 14….

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Pot Falls From The Sky

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August 14, 2014 

According to federal officials, bundles of pot fell from the sky over San Diego, arriving in an airdrop from a plane that originated in Mexico. U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized more then 260 pounds of marijuana less then two miles north of the U.S. Mexico border. Agents confirmed that an ultra light aircraft….

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Mexico’s Richest Man Suggests 3 Day Work Week

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August 13, 2014 

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim is suggesting the work week should be changed to a three-day work week, but there is a catch, he would require 11-hour work days and workers to stay on the job until age 70 or 75. Workers at Telmex, the telecom company that had made Carlos Slim the second richest man,….

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Chorizo Bobblehead Giveaway

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August 11, 2014 

The Milwaukee Brewers celebrated their Cerveceros Day event at Miller Park during the Dodger vs Brewer’s game. Just like in NBA games where teams replace their logos to a Spanish language translation during Latin nights. The Brewers took to the field with the traditional “Brewers” script replaced by the Spanish language translation “Cerveceros.” The giveaway….

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Cross Border Airport links San Diego With Mexico

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August 03, 2014 

This bridge will allow passengers to walk across between the United States and Mexico, avoiding lengthy lines at the San Ysidro and Otay Mesa ports of entry. In Mexico, Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, or GAP, a Mexican holding company that operates the Tijuana airport and 11 others across Mexico, is investing 180 million pesos to….

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Mexican Filmmaker Ricardo Arnaiz At Comic Con

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July 28, 2014 

The Mexican filmmaker Ricardo Arnaiz, who directed the up coming 3D film El Americano, had a conference at San Diego’s Comic Con. The conference, “Grandes ideas para el cine: cruzando fronteras con la animación mexicana”, focused on the importance of Mexican audience in Mexico and the United States and how Mexico’s film industry has grown….

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