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In 1962, despite being gruesomely outnumbered by their enemies, the Mexican army won a decisive victory in what was called "the Battle of Puebla ". Jose Cuervo said in a statement the idea come from Crispin Porter + Bogusky, a Los Angeles-based advertising agency, and has been well received on social media .
  • Canada introduces legislation to legalize marijuana

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    It should be legal by July 2018. That means the challenge now before the provincial and territorial governments is nothing short of monumental. "Criminals pocket between $7 and $8 billion in illicit proceeds". "It's not an absolute guarantee that kids won't get access to it, but it will be far more hard for kids to get access to it when this new regime is in place than it is today".
  • Jeff Sessions' Excuse For Hawaii Remarks Is A Classic Bully Tactic

    Jeff Sessions' Excuse For Hawaii Remarks Is A Classic Bully Tactic

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    Hawaiians, including the state's two U.S. senators, both Democrats, reacted angrily to Sessions' remarks. Members of the executive branch have every right to criticize and appeal lower-court decisions, but what Sessions suggested is that Derrick Watson, the federal judge in question, somehow lost his right to rule because of where his court is located.
  • Giraffe cam with April, baby to end on Friday

    Giraffe cam with April, baby to end on Friday

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    Goodbye April and your unamed baby calf. After weeks of watching April's every move, the live streaming giraffe camera is about to be taken down. Alyssa and Corey never imagined they'd experience fame as animal keepers in a small NY town.
  • Nevada's unemployment at 4.8 percent in March

    Nevada's unemployment at 4.8 percent in March

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    Meanwhile the nationwide unemployment rate dropped from 4.7 percent in February to 4.5 percent in April, with 17 states seeing lower rates and 33 states, including New Mexico, with stable rates. The state's construction sector lost 2,000 jobs last month. The unemployment rate in the four states fell because more residents found work. Washington has added an estimated 92,000 new jobs from March 2016 through March 2017, not seasonally adjusted.
  • US home sales shoot up to 10-year high

    US home sales shoot up to 10-year high

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    But more newcomers to the housing market were in search of purchases: first-time homebuyers accounted for 32 percent of sales in March, which is unchanged from February and up by two percent a year ago. Compared to the same period of time in 2016, sales in March jumped almost 6 percent. In Cook County, sales of single-family homes and condos were up 9.9 percent over the past year, with prices up 11.6 percent to a $240,000 median price .
  • Three-run homer by Pujols helps Angels over Astros, 5-2

    Three-run homer by Pujols helps Angels over Astros, 5-2

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    The Astros are also 4-1 in Musgrove's last five starts and have won four of his last five outings against divisional rivals as well. Musgrove threw a fat slider right into Pujols' wheelhouse, who promptly distributed the ball over the Crawford Boxes.
  • Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement

    Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement

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    Last week, Pruitt, a former Oklahoma Attorney General, said the United States should "exit" the agreement because it was a " bad deal " for the country. The International Renewable Energy Agency predicted that investments in renewable power and efficiency created to help meet Paris targets will boost the world economy by $19 trillion.
  • Girls Finale

    Girls Finale "Latching" Recap: Girl, You'll Be a Woman, Soon

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    Williams talked about how she tries to find compassion for her " Girls " character, why she had to be in "Get Out" and her next move. Shosh is getting married, for Christ's sake. The problem, however, was that the show had made that type of closure and full-circle storytelling part of its genetic makeup over the last few years.
  • California couple among Hawaii rat lungworm disease victims

    California couple among Hawaii rat lungworm disease victims

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    The surprising uptick has health officials and residents alike anxious about the rise of the worm, which can invade the human brain. Epidemiologist Sarah Park, of the Hawaii department of health, described the brain parasite infection as being "like having a slow-moving bullet go through your brain".
  • West Virginia advances curbs on sharing explicit images

    West Virginia advances curbs on sharing explicit images

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    Gov. Jim Justice says he's extending the legislative session through Sunday to give lawmakers additional time to pass a budget. Under the bill, the state would allow 15 growers to cultivate cannabis and 60 dispensaries would be given licenses to sell the plant and various marijuana-based products.