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Cinco de Mayo

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Top Cinco de Mayo Articles

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  • Floyd Mayweather Jr. to fight Marcos Maidana on May 3

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. to fight Marcos Maidana on May 3
    Floyd Mayweather Jr. gave himself a 37th birthday present Monday, confirming he’ll collect another multimillion-dollar purse by selecting Marcos Maidana as his May 3 opponent. Mayweather (45-0, 26 knockouts) will defend his World Boxing Council...
  • Appeals court OKs school restriction on American flag shirts

    SAN FRANCISCO — A Northern California high school did not violate the constitutional rights of students when it ordered them to remove shirts emblazoned with the American flag during a celebration of Cinco De Mayo, a federal appeals court decided...
  • Court rules for high school that asked students to remove flag shirts

    SAN FRANCISCO — A Northern California high school that asked students to remove American flag shirts on Cinco de Mayo acted reasonably to avoid igniting ethnic tensions, a federal appeals court ruled unanimously Thursday. The ruling stemmed from a...
  • Fight over school's American flag T-shirt ban likely to continue

    Fight over school's American flag T-shirt ban likely to continue
    SAN FRANCISCO — An attorney is vowing to appeal a federal court ruling that a Northern California high school that asked students to remove American flag shirts on Cinco de Mayo acted reasonably to avoid igniting ethnic tensions. The ruling...
  • Windows to the past

    Windows to the past
    Edward Conde was on his way to the Cinco de Mayo festivities at Olvera Street when he caught this view of light shining through the windows of the original ticketing concourse of Union Station in downtown Los Angeles. The image was made with an Olympus...
  • Sighting: Bears players sing karaoke at Timothy O'Toole's

    Sighting: Bears players sing karaoke at Timothy O'Toole's
    The Bears’ Kyle Long and Jermon Bushrod treated patrons at Timothy O’Toole’s in Gurnee to a couple tunes Wednesday at the bar’s karaoke night. The teammates and Virginia natives mostly sang country songs, according to Timothy O'...
  • Hey, grievance-mongers, lighten up on the 'cultural appropriation' complaints

    Hey, grievance-mongers, lighten up on the 'cultural appropriation' complaints
    Bet you didn’t know that white people eating tacos falls into the category of “cultural appropriation.” Well, it does now. This past May 5 — a.k.a. Cinco de Mayo — two colleges canceled or significantly altered their annual...
  • Coffee Companion (5/5): Chris Davis improving, NFL draft week arrives

    Last week's rain seems like it was years ago on this fine Cinco de Mayo morning, but as you arrive at your desk, I'm sure there's not much you'd rather do than not start working just yet. That's why blogger Jon Meoli writes the Coffee Companion, where...
  • Cinco de Mayo: Celebración patriótica o comercial?

    Cinco de Mayo: Celebración patriótica o comercial?
    Considerada la fiesta mexicana en Estados Unidos, la celebración del Cinco de Mayo moviliza a miles de personas en todo el país y representa una muestra de orgullo patrio para quienes la celebran, aunque algunos aseguran que se trata más de un evento...
  • Noticias de restaurantes del sur de Florida

    Noticias de restaurantes del sur de Florida
    Baja Cantina (201 NW First Ave., Boca Ratón, 561-419-8118, BajaCantinaBoca.com) El propietario Hugh Shafritz siente nostalgia de reabrir este restaurante mexicano, después de que el local Baja Café fuera cerrado por tres meses. "Había sido una...
  • LAPD increases DUI patrols in Hollywood, downtown for Cinco de Mayo

    LAPD increases DUI patrols in Hollywood, downtown for Cinco de Mayo
    Los Angeles police will be patrolling the streets around the city’s popular drinking areas during Cinco de Mayo celebrations Monday in an effort catch drunk drivers, officials said. Extra officers assigned to look for impaired drivers will be...