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Thursday Aug 28 | WTOL-TV Toledo

Mexican Baseball Fiesta to return

The Mexican Baseball Fiesta now takes place in seven total cities - Tucson, Phoenix, El Paso, Nogales , Magdalena, Agua Prieta, and Cananea.

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Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, Arizona

Thursday Aug 28 | Hispanically Speaking

Mexican Gov't Calls Toxic Spill Country's Worst Mining Disaster

A toxic spill at a copper mine operated by a Grupo Mexico unit in the northwestern state of Sonora is the Mexican mining sector's worst environmental disaster in recent history, the government said.

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Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Weather

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Mexico spill could cost Grupo Mexico billions of pesos- Gov't

Mexican metals miner and railroad operator Grupo Mexico could face a bill running into billions of pesos to clean up a toxic spill that could prove to be the country's worst mining disaster in modern times, the government said on Tuesday.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Mexican Congress Urges Gov't to Cancel Mine Concession After Toxic Spill

Mexico's Congress has urged the federal government to cancel Grupo Mexico's concession for a large copper mine in the northwestern state of Sonora after acid spilled into two rivers.

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Related Topix: Mexico, World News,

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Reuters

Mexico Congress urges end to Grupo Mexico major copper mine concession

Mexico's Congress on Wednesday urged the government to cancel Grupo Mexico's concession to operate one of the world's biggest copper mines after a toxic spill there earlier this month.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

ThinkProgress

Mining Spill Near U.S. Border Closes 88 Schools, Leaves Thousands Of Mexicans Without Water

An acid spill from a large copper mine in northern Mexico is keeping 88 schools closed starting Monday due to uncertainty over the safety of drinking water.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Brandon Sun

Mexico says mine was slow to report huge acid spill, allowing pollutants to flow into river

A civil defence official says a private mine in northern Mexico did not immediately report a massive acid spill, allowing it to flow into a river that supplies water to tens of thousands of people.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Common Dreams

Water Restrictions Imposed After Mining Spill Turns Mexico River Orange

Officials in Mexico imposed water restrictions on towns and cities along a river in the state of Sonora on Sunday following a spill late last week of around 10 million gallons of contaminated wastewater containing sulfuric acid from mining operations in the north of the country.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

ABC News

Mine Spill Forces Water Cutbacks in North Mexico

A spill of mining wastewater in northern Mexico is forcing Mexican officials to restrict water supply to cities and towns in the country's north, including the Sonora state capital of Hermosillo.

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Related Topix: Mexico, North America, World News,

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Daily Kos

Now UPDATED with ANSWERS Poll: A quiz on modern prejudices

In the history of the United States, just 11 individuals of Hispanic origin have served as the Governor of one of the 50 states.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Alta, CA

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