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June 30, 2015
Dulce Requena Garcia, 21, from the city of Tampico was taken to the nearby police station where she was fined the equivalent of $32, but because she didn’t have any money she was locked up for 12 hours. Her husband, Edgar Ivan Perez Alvarado, complained that when he got home after work he wanted a...
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If you fetch a quick quesadilla or hot dog in Mexico, expect to pay more very soon. Beginning July 1, the 16 percent value-added tax (VAT) will be added to popular prepared foods sold in supermarkets and convenience stores. The new federal tax will cover a variety of foods consumed by busy Mexicans who find...
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Online retail giant Amazon has opened its Mexico site for business, offering free delivery on orders of over 599 pesos ($38.25). A statement posted on the Amazon.com.mx site Tuesday said “we are launching in Mexico with more categories, more items and more functions than any other international Amazon website has featured at launch.” Among its...
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Mexico’s national beauty pageant director confirms the country won’t send a contestant to the Miss Universe contest because of insulting remarks by Donald Trump, an owner of the pageant. Lupita Jones says via her official Twitter account that she was offended and angry “like everyone else” with Trump over his comments referring to Mexican immigrants...
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There is a gradual slowing of the earth’s rotation so scientists are adding one second to today’s time to counterbalance the phenomenon. The event known as ‘Leap Second’ has happened 25 times since 1972 without much notice, but lately it has been known to throw many of today’s technology out of sync. Many people wonder...
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LISA ALVERADO,  FROM NBC´S LAST COMIC STANDING TAKES THE STAGE IN THE RED ROOM CABARET.  2 NIGHTS ONLY Lisa Alvarado, know in the united states as the Latin queen of comedy, she is Tina Fey meets Sophia Vergara. Lisa brings the funny with clever wit and a sassy fun attitude; relatable and quirky, using her...
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Using data from two long-term studies of women and men, researchers found a potential link between citrus consumption and malignant melanoma of the skin. But the study did not test whether citrus fruits were the cause of the skin cancers, and more work will be needed to confirm the connection, the authors write in the...
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A television company controlled by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim has canceled a project with real estate developer and TV personality Donald Trump after his comments insulting Mexicans, Slim’s spokesman said on Monday. This is the third company to cut ties with Trump, who is seeking the Republican nomination for the November 2016 presidential election. NBC...
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