Day

May 7, 2015
A small Cessna crashed into the Bay of Banderas this afternoon just off the coast at Las Glorias beach in Puerto Vallarta. Three of the five passengers were rescued by Jalisco Civil Protections. The passengers had planned a skydiving adventure in Puerto Vallarta as to where three passengers were able to jump from the plane...
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Heading to the grocery store armed with a list may make it easier to follow a healthy diet, a study of shoppers in Pittsburgh suggests. Researchers surveyed more than 1,300 mostly overweight and obese residents in two poor, primarily African American communities and found that shoppers who regularly made grocery lists also made higher quality...
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“La Traviata”, Verdi’s opera about the doomed love of a courtesan and a young man, will be streamed live and free of charge worldwide from the stage of Madrid’s Teatro Real on Friday, opening an EU-backed program intended to make opera more accessible. The Opera Platform (www.theoperaplatform.eu) is a three-year project with an overall budget...
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Mexican authorities say 100 kidnapped migrants were rescued from a home in Mexico State, near the capital. The State Citizen Security Commission reports that authorities were tipped off by a Guatemalan man who claimed to have escaped the house. Nearly 100 agents swooped in on the home in the town of Axapusco and rescued the...
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Mexican consumer prices fell in April on lower electricity rates and a drop in vacation costs after the Easter holiday period, leaving annual inflation close to the Bank of Mexico’s 3% target. The consumer-price index fell 0.26% last month for a 12-month rate of 3.06%, the National Statistics Institute, known as Inegi, said on Thursday....
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35 restaurants along the coastline that extends through both destinations—including six new participants—will be presenting the best of the region’s gastronomy with special menus and pricing for 17 days.  The 11th Restaurant Week is all set to delight palates from May 15-31, 2015. This culinary event is organized by Vallarta Lifestyles Publishing Group in collaboration...
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