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The remnants of Tropical Storm Odile moved into Arizona on Wednesday and threatened to swamp some areas with 5 inches of rain in the second blast of hurricane-related weather to hit the desert region in the past two weeks. Sandbags were a hot commodity across Arizona, with traffic backed up at two parks in Tucson where they were being given out.
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A woman looks at what remains of her house after it was destroyed by Hurricane Odile in Los Cabos, Mexico, Monday, Sept.
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Hidalgo's cries for the people to rise up in his small town of Dolores in Mexico eventually led to the Mexican War of Independence. To honor this, every year on the night of Sept.
Ruben Rodriguez, 70, of Victorville, dances to live music while waving the Mexican flag during Mexican Independence Day at Olvera Street in Los Angeles on Tuesday. LOS ANGELES >> Four decades ago Ruben Rodriguez, 70, moved from New York to Los Angeles.
16, 2014. . Mexican and foreign tourists arrive at an Air Force hangar in Mexico City after being airlifted out of the hurricane-ravaged resort area of Los Cabos by the Mexican armed forces, in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept.
The Mexican government began airlifting the first of tens of thousands of stranded tourists out of the hurricane-ravaged resort area of Los Cabos on Tuesday, as residents picked up the pieces of shattered, flooded homes. The Interior Ministry said military and commercial planes were carrying travelers out through the Los Cabos international airport, which remained closed to commercial flights due to damage suffered when Hurricane Odile tore through the area late Sunday and Monday.
When an earthquake struck Mexico City in 1985, the authorities were overwhelmed. Thousands were trapped under the rubble with little prospect of surviving.
The PDC, led by Patrick Quinton, is pushing its export strategy as part of the "We Build Green Cities" initiative. Portland's reputation for being a green city - and the green building expertise that has helped it earn that reputation - just got a big boost from the federal government in the form of a nearly $300,000 grant aimed at generating exports to China, Mexico and Qatar.
Couples dance in Vera Cruz, Mexico with government buildings decorated for Independence Day celebrations. Mockford & Bonetti/Getty Iimages hide caption Today is Mexican Independence Day .
KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, will build and occupy a light manufacturing facility in AllenPlace and will add 80 new positions to the facility, the company and Allen Economic Development Corporation announced today. KONE will expand its current competence by adding a light manufacturing facility to its operations in North America.
In Australia for the first time, the exhibition Aztecs tells the glorious, dramatic and ultimately tragic story of the Aztec Empire. Featuring more than 200 sacred cultural objects generously lent from museums throughout Mexico, the exhibition provides a fascinating insight into the ways of life, beliefs and sacrificial rituals of the Aztecs.
"What is the relevance of the Mexican pantry in modern cuisine?" asked Rick Bayless of a crowd of about 60 or 70 people assembled lecture-hall-style in front of a test kitchen area at Kendall College on Saturday morning. The chef of Frontera Grill and Topolobampo was leading an all-day session on Mexican cuisine in fine dining called Modern Mexican, or Mod Mex for short, an adjunct event to the upcoming Chicago Gourmet festival in Grant Park at the end of the month.
Trees on the bank of the Blanco river that have been felled to make way for a power plant. Hydroelectric projects are threatening biodiversity and the way of life of communities in the state of Veracruz, in southeast Mexico.
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Hurricane-force winds pounded the southern tip of Baja California after Odile struck the resort area of Cabo San Lucas as a strong category-3 storm forecasts to bring a "dangerous" storm surge and flooding. Mexico declared a red alert along the peninsula's coastline as well as the mainland as the country prepared to celebrate its independence day holiday.
Courtesy Photo Over the last four years, researchers at New Mexico State University have been involved in a bi-national study focused on pinpointing dust sources and evaluating the health effects of windstorms in the border region. LAS CRUCES, N.M. >> Over the last four years, researchers at New Mexico State University have been involved in a bi-national study focused on pinpointing dust sources and evaluating the health effects of windstorms in the border region.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:24 am
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