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  1. Mexican Baseball Fiesta to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    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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  2. Mexican Gov't Calls Toxic Spill Country's Worst Mining DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Hispanically Speaking

    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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  3. UPDATE 1-Mexico spill could cost Grupo Mexico billions of pesos- Gov'tRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Reuters

    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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  4. Mexican Congress Urges Gov't to Cancel Mine Concession After Toxic SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Hispanically Speaking

    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. 2 comments

  5. Mexico Congress urges end to Grupo Mexico major copper mine concessionRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Reuters

    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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  6. Massive Acid Spill: Mexico closes 88 schools after 10 million gallons of acid spills from copper mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Catholic.org

    An ecological disaster of momentous proportion is unfolding near the U.S. - Mexico border after a massive acid spill from a copper mine has found its way into waterways.

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  7. Mexico toxic spillage closes schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Newsday

    Up to 5,000 pupils have not been able to start the school year in the northern Mexican state of Sonora after a toxic spillage from a copper mine.

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  8. Mexico closes 80 schools after chemical leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Sulphuric acid used to dissolve copper from ore for processing leaks out of a holding tank at the Buenavista copper mine, turning a 60-kilometre stretch of the Sonora River orange.

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  9. Mexico says mine slow to report huge acid spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The Arizona Republic

    A civil defense 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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  10. Mining Spill Near U.S. Border Closes 88 Schools, Leaves Thousands Of Mexicans Without WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | ThinkProgress

    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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  11. Chemical leak at Mexican mine fouls towns' water supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The China Post

    Water supplies to 20,000 residents of seven Mexican towns were cut on Tuesday after sulfuric acid leaked from copper mine in the northwestern state of Sonora.

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  12. Mexico says private mine slow to report huge acid spill that flowed into riverRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | MassLive.com

    A civil defense 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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  13. Mexican mine slow to report huge acid spill, allowing pollutants to flow into river, government saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Vancouver Sun

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  14. Mexico mine spill turns Sonora River toxicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Mexico's Federal Environmental Agency says heavy rainfall at the Buenavista Copper Mine in the town of Cananea caused an overflow of acidic water from the mine into the Sonora River earlier this month.

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  15. Mexico says mine slow to report huge acid spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Washington Examiner

    A civil defense 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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  16. Mexico probes copper mine spill, waterways pollutedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Deutsche Welle

    About 40,000 cubic meters of wastewater from a copper mine has contaminated rivers in Mexico.

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  17. Mexico opens its territory to foreign fuel biddersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2013 | Deutsche Welle

    Mexico has opened its oil, gas and electricity industries to foreign and private companies.

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  18. Water Restrictions Imposed After Mining Spill Turns Mexico River OrangeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Common Dreams

    ... from mining operations in the north of the country. The wastewater came from the Buenavista copper mine in Cananea, Mexico, situated only about 25 miles from the U.S. border, and contaminated the Bacanuchi River, a tributary of the Sonora River. The ...

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  19. Mexico mine contaminates water supply near US borderRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Fox News

    About 10 million gallons of contaminated wastewater have spilled into rivers from a mine in northern Mexico, and federal officials announced Sunday they are restricting water supply to cities and towns in the country's north, including the Sonora state capital of Hermosillo.

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  20. Mine spill forces federal officials to restrict water supply to towns along 2 riversRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | Weyburn This Week

    About 10 million gallons of contaminated wastewater have spilled into rivers from a mine in northern Mexico, and federal officials announced Sunday they are restricting water supply to cities and towns in the country's north, including the Sonora state capital of Hermosillo.

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