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Cinco de Mayo

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  • 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...
  • Mexican flag, si; American flag, no?

    I probably wasn’t the only reader who did a double take when I read this in The Times on Thursday: “A Northern California high school that asked students to remove American flag shirts on Cinco de Mayo acted reasonably to avoid igniting...
  • Linda C. Black Horoscopes for May 5, 2011

    Today's Birthday (05/05/11). Everyone's celebrating your birthday, it seems. Why not? There's a lot to be thankful for! New opportunities in the career arena keep you busy; your personal magnetism is high; and new projects beckon. Buy yourself a power...
  • Who you tryin' to get crazy with ese?

    Who you tryin' to get crazy with ese?
    May 5 really isn’t Mexico’s independence day. But it has become a day for thirsty Americans to declare their freedom to down margaritas and shots of PatrĂ³n like a frat boy in the desert. Here are cinco parties you don’t want to miss this...
  • Best Bets for May 4-10, 2011: Nine Nation Animation, Sloane Crosley, S.W. Third Avenue Music Festival

    Best Bets for May 4-10, 2011: Nine Nation Animation, Sloane Crosley, S.W. Third Avenue Music Festival
    THURSDAY 05: SLOANE CROSLEY At 32 years old, Sloane Crosley has published two New York Times bestsellers, recently left a fancy publishing job with Vintage/Anchor Books and possesses a wit so sharp it could cut you off in traffic. We’re big fans...
  • Pimlico gets Preakness warmup on Derby Day

    Pimlico gets Preakness warmup on Derby Day
    The screams of joy from Monica Lawler could be heard across the cavernous clubhouse at Pimlico shortly after the Kentucky Derby ended Saturday. She and her father, Bob Lawler, put money on No. 19, I'll Have Another, who had just won the first leg of...
  • I'll Have Another wins 2012 Kentucky Derby

    I'll Have Another wins 2012 Kentucky Derby
    About 7 p.m. Saturday, 25-year-old Mario Gutierrez was escorted by a group of handlers and police officers into the paddock at Churchill Downs. The sign over his head, the one touting the 138 years of Kentucky Derby history by listing the first and...
  • Ten @ 10: Pumpkin recipe ideas

    Ten @ 10: Pumpkin recipe ideas
    October always makes me think of pumpkins. As a kid, I’d make all sorts of pumpkin-themed projects in school and stomp around the neighborhood with a plastic jack-o-lantern to gather Halloween treats. As a grownup, I still get a hankering to do...
  • Baja bound? Party down in safe, happy La Paz

    Baja bound? Party down in safe, happy La Paz
    LA PAZ, Mexico — As traffic stalled along the palm-lined street, we peered from our taxi and spied the cause. A little parade came our way: boys in crimson church robes, young women balancing flower baskets on their heads, and a flatbed truck...