It's not "Mexican Independence Day" like many think.
"If you choose to drink this Cinco de Mayo, make sure you have a designated sober driver or have arranged another safe way home", O'Donnell said. The observation of the holiday began as a means of resistance against French rule in Mexico, but today it is observed primarily to celebrate Mexico and its culture.
"On May 5, 1862, General Ignacio Zaragoza's Mexican forces withstood the French assault on the town of Puebla de Los Angeles, despite being outnumbered and underequipped". The victory, though small in the grander scheme of the war, became a symbol of resistance for Mexicans.
The analyst team at Cable TV.com did some research to see what each state was Googling the most on the holiday. Banks, workplaces and stores do not close in observance. It is much more popular in the Unites States and has been celebrated by American citizens since the 1860s.
Woodburn celebrates its 13th annual Cinco de Mayo celebration for three days May 4-6 Cinco de Mayo celebrations this year open with a performance by Nellie Muir Elementary School teachers and students and Woodburn High School Mariachi Friday morning, May 4.
They also agreed to achieve a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula, but failed to produce specific time frames and disarmament steps. Presidents Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, Jimmy Carter and most recently Barack Obama are all Nobel winners.
Numerous former coaches and team-mates of Gerrard have had their say on the ex-England star taking up the role at Ibrox. He admitted he had held talks and they were resumed on Thursday as the two parties looked to thrash out terms.
Among the materials they sought were communications between Trump and Cohen in the lead-up to the election. John Dowd , the leading lawyer representing Trump in special counsel matters, left the team in March.
The Mariners believed they had a shot at landing the Japanese star last off-season, only to see him choose a division rival. Richards (4-1) scattered four hits and had eight strikeouts in his first start against Seattle since late 2015.
He was the seventh overall draft pick in 2010, became an All-Star in 2013 and was the NL Comeback Player of the Year in 2015. Off the field, Harvey has been partying it up. "We feel Matt is a starter that needs to work on four pitches, " Boras said.
Carter, who married 22-time Grammy award victor Beyoncé in 2008, is worth an estimated $810 million, according to Forbes. Jay z must make clear why he has dodging a subpoena as opposed to answering queries related a judge states.
It remains unclear if Kim has relaxed that demand as he turns to diplomacy with adversaries after a year of escalating tensions. Trump has frequently raised the possibility of removing troops from South Korea on the campaign trail and since taking office.
The PM2.5 includes pollutants like sulfate, nitrate and black carbon, which pose the greatest risk to human health. In some regions, sand and desert dust, waste burning and deforestation are additional sources of air pollution.
The Chennai Super Kings on the other hand have lesser issues to address. "This is what I discussed with DK (Karthik)", Gill said. Weather: There are chances of rain in Kolkata but the drainage system is quite good, so there might not be a lot to worry about.
Sensex opens 50 points lower, Nifty opens flat
The index had gained almost 12 percent in the previous month on the back of a weaker rupee and strong earnings from IT majors. The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 73.28 points at 35,103.14 and the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 38.30 points to 10,679.70.
Death toll rises to four at South African gold mine
Four died and three are still trapped in the mine, where search and rescue operations were halted after two more seismic events. The company said earlier today in its March quarter report that its safety record had deteriorated.
Bryant hits Cubs' second long ball of afternoon
Gray finished seven strong innings in which he only allowed three hits and one walk while striking out six Chicago batters. Beyond that, it was almost an impeccable outing for Gray, who needed a start of that caliber to get himself back on track.
Xiaomi files for largest Chinese tech IPO since 2014
Its 2017 revenue surged by 67.5% to 114.6 billion yuan ($18 billion), with overseas sales more than tripling to 32.1 billion yuan. Lei has pledged to reclaim the top spot in China in the next 10 quarters, but it won't be easy in a declining smartphone market.