The event organizers say today is a celebration for Mexico, but also a way to bring different communities together.
"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". Mexico's most important national holiday is celebrated September 16, commemorating the Cry of Dolores (Grito de Dolores) that initiated the 1810 war for Mexican independence from Spain.
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While running for president, Trump marked the Mexican holiday by tweeting a picture of himself eating a taco bowl.
"I hope everybody has big plans for the weekend because tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo", Colbert said. Cinco de Mayo freebies and dealsFor Sharks fans who couldn't make it to game 5 in Las Vegas, there was a viewing party at San Pedro Square Market. In the US the date has become associated with the celebration of Mexican-American culture.
Cinco de Mayo is not a national holiday in Mexico, though many schools close and a larger celebration is held in the State of Puebla, where the battle took place.
Applebee's, with locations throughout Spokane, extended its Dollarita $1 margarita special for the day.
He was asked by Cavs' security after game one if he wanted an escort to the team bus in case he ran into Drake . He served in that ambassador role during the city's hosting of the 2016 NBA All-Star Game.
It will mark Corner's second appearance at an NCAA Regional tournament and the first time he will compete as an individual. ET, during its Golf Central show and streamed live on the Golf Channel website.
The new functionalities are being rolled out incrementally, so you might not see them go live on your device just yet. In a blog post today, Google has announced three major new features coming to Google Assistant in Wear OS .
Futures for September delivery were little changed at 443.8 yuan per barrel on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange. US crude inventories rose 3.43 million barrels last week, the American Petroleum Institute was said to report .
To add to the conjecture is the fact that, Oppo , like Xiaomi , may also start assembling their smartphones locally in India. They are looking for an affordable price option without compromising on the built-quality and the device performance.
The vote will usher in the powerful executive presidency approved in last April's referendum-a new chapter in Turkish politics. Ince twice - in 2014 and 2018 - challenged Kilicdaroglu for the leadership of the CHP but failed to oust the incumbent leader.
Sargsyan was appointed PM by the parliament on April 17 but was forced to resign under public pressure less than a week later. On Sunday, RPA faction head Vahram Bagdasaryan said that the party would not impede Pashinyan's election.
Amazon adds money making to Alexa skills
If you speak English, live in the United Kingdom , and own an Alexa-powered device, you can ask it to Open Pac-Man Stories. To kick off today's launch of general availability, Amazon is announcing a handful of others who will do the same .
Flipkart buys back $350 mn worth shares
Unconfirmed reports have started trickling in, indicating that the mega-deal of Indian e-commerce has been finalized. Meanwhile, a TOI report today said Walmart is insistent on keeping on board only one co-founder of Flipkart .
Musk's Tesla Tantrum Costs Him $300 Million
The cash burn could put pressure on the company to borrow more or sell additional shares to raise more cash. The proposal came ahead of the company's annual meeting that is scheduled for June 5.
Dhoni, Watson set up another thrilling win for Super Kings
Pant added 88 runs for the fifth wicket with Vijay Shankar, who played a very good supporting role with an unbeaten 54. With a 13-run victory over Delhi Daredevils (DD) on Monday, they went back to the No 1 spot in the points table.
Cardinal George Pell to face trial on sex abuse charges
Cardinal Pell, who turns 77 next month, was Archbishop of Melbourne from 1996-2001, when he was appointed Archbishop of Sydney. The 76-year-old Vatican finance chief will be the highest-ranking Catholic official to stand trial for sexual abuse charges.