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2 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Studying Espanol in Oaxaca

In my stumbling Espanol I had asked for directions to the "bano" - any traveler who's been in a Mexican airport knows the word for bathroom - and had been directed toward a door in deep shadows at the end of a hall.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico

Sun Jul 27, 2014

McBrooklyn

La Guelaguetza Festival New York in Brooklyn's Cadman Plaza Park

Music from the Oaxaca region of Mexico rang out over Cadman Plaza Park in Downtown Brooklyn on Sunday, for La Guelaguetza Festival New York sponsored by the Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Nueva York .

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Arts, Ballet

The Independent

Learn a new foreign language

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Related Topix: Mexico, Travel

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

California: Santa Monica culinary tours

We're 13km into a 20km ride and at dessert-tasting number three of four on a "Sweet Spot" cycling tour of Santa Monica when I have to ask: are we burning more calories than we're indulging in? "You probably don't want to know," says my guide, Shaun, laughing.

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Related Topix: Santa Monica, CA, Wedding, Los Angeles, CA, Brentwood (Los Angeles, CA), us Travel, Travel, World News, Mexico

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Counterpunch

Blowback on the Border

After three years of relative silence, the U.S. press has finally "discovered" the crisis of tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors piling up on the U.S. border.

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Related Topix: Prison, Family, Kids, Mexico

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WXIX-TV Cincinnati

Juicy Fruit: Mexico's prickly pear cactus fruits

In late summer in Mexico, prickly pear cactus fruits, or tunas, are everywhere-a refreshing snack eaten out of hand and a popular ingredient in candies, drinks, jams, and more.

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, World News, Mexico, Recipes,

National Review Online

Border Patrol Official Notices Decline in the Number Rio Grande Valley Border Crossings

Albert Spratte, the sergeant-at-arms of the National Border Patrol Council Local 3307 in the Rio Grande Valley, says he has noticed a dramatic dip in the number of people coming across the border during the last two weeks or so.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, US News, Mexico, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

JD Supra

Businesses and Policymakers Confirm Mexican Energy Reforms Are Gaining Momentum

Earlier this year, a group of Stoel Rives attorneys traveled to Mexico to assess existing opportunities and pending developments in the Mexican power markets.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, World News, Mexico

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Phoenix New Times

Los Sombreros

The setting is a cute converted brick home. The cuisine is classy central Mexican, with exotic ingredients like cotija , rajas , string-style white Oaxacan cheese, pumpkinseed, and cilantro crema.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Life, Food, Mexican Cuisine, Phoenix, AZ, Scottsdale, AZ, Tempe, AZ

Hollywood Reporter

'Perpetual Sadness' ('La Tirisia'): Karlovy Vary Review

Two very different women carry a baby from the same guy in Perpetual Sadness , the second feature from Mexican writer-director Jorge Perez Solano .

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Related Topix: Mexico, World News

Sun Jul 20, 2014

SFGate

Migration spotlights Mexican 'coyote' smugglers

In this July 12, 2014, photo, a young boy is helped down from a freight car, as Central American migrants board a northbound freight train in Ixtepec, Mexico.

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Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico,

Examiner.com

High caliber gunfire from Mexico targets Border Patrol agents in Texas

The only known photo of the founder of Los Zetas. He was a skilled special forces soldier who was trained by the U.S. and Israel's IDF.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Louie Gohmert, Mexico, World News,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

CNN

Millennials don't mind living in parking spaces

Would you ever consider living in an 8-by-16-foot parking space? Apparently, much of the millennial generation would, says an educator.

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Related Topix: New York, World News, Mexico

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Fitchburg mural honors environmentalist Marion Stoddart

For a Fitchburg icon, it is a fitting tribute that will be displayed in perpetuity above the very river she worked her entire life to protect.

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Related Topix: Fitchburg, MA, Townsend, MA, Activism, World News, Mexico

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Saveur.com

Juicy Fruit: Mexico's Prickly Pear Cactus Fruits

In late summer in Mexico, prickly pear cactus fruits, or tunas , are everywhere-a refreshing snack eaten out of hand and a popular ingredient in candies, drinks, jams, and more.

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, World News, Mexico,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

IndyMedia

Emails Needed by Thursday, July 17 to Save the South Central Farm

The L.A. Planning Commission is again planning to put a sweatshop and warehouses on the South Central Farm site, and this time they're doing an end run around public comment.

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Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Occupy Wall Street

The Motley Fool

Mexico Makes Molycorp Inc.'s Position Even Riskier

Just two months ago, Mexico joined the conga line of countries deciding that China's hegemony in rare earths was untenable and, with profits to be made from their widespread use, rare-earth minerals represented an opportunit y to line its own coffers.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Mexico, World News

Tue Jul 15, 2014

CNN

Could you live in a parking space?

Would you ever consider living in an 8-by-16-foot parking space? Apparently, much of the millennial generation would, says an educator.

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Related Topix: New York, World News, Mexico

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Neatorama

Mayor Marries Crocodile

Joel Vasquez Rojas is the mayor of San Pedro Huamelula, a town in Oaxaca, Mexico.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Palo Alto and sister city Oaxaca celebrate 50th anniversary

Palo Altans Pat Morris and Eric Bier help plant a vegetable garden in the rural village of Yaxe, Mexico.

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Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA, World News, Mexico, Home Gardening, Home, Alta, CA, Prison, Fire

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