Meanwhile in the U.S., Americans have embraced Cinco de Mayo as an opportunity to celebrate the heritage and culture of the neighboring country, but it has also taken on its own life. It's the celebration of the Battle of Pueblo against the french during the Spanish Civil War.
Applebees is offering $1 margaritas and $2 draft "Dos Equis".
Enjoy food, music, a live broadcast of the Kentucky Derby and "the Victor Espenoza" - a Mexican mint julep made with mescal - at the all-day event "Cinco De Derby".
"Cinco de Mayo" ranks ahead of "Valentine's Days", "New Year's Eve" and "St. Patrick's Day" for restaurant revenue, according to CBS News. It is a rather minor holiday and observed mostly in the state of Puebla. The event organizers say today is a celebration for Mexico, but also a way to bring different communities together. It is much more popular in the Unites States and has been celebrated by American citizens since the 1860s.
Teams who win Champions League are lucky, says Antonio Conte Antonio Conte's sides chances of qualifying for the Champions League next season had looked dead and buried just a few weeks ago. Liverpool FC are in third spot and have a six-point cushion but Jurgen Klopp's side have played one game more than Chelsea FC.
The day celebrates the Mexican army defeating the French army, which invaded Mexico in the mid-1800s.
Despite the misconceptions, 70 percent of Americans said they plan to celebrate.
At least 116 dead as storms batter India He said that in Jhunjhunu, deaths were reported but it has not been ascertained as to whether they died due to the storm . As reported by AFP , at least 111 people died in the States of Uttar Pradesh , Rajasthan and Punjab.
McIlroy missed a short eagle putt on the 2nd hole and it all went downhill from there, with five bogeys following. Here's some Quail Hollow key stats to watch out for as players get ready for this beast of a course ...
Asked if Mr Trump knew about the arrangement, Mr Giuliani said: "He didn't know about the specifics of it, as far as I know". The sexual encounter allegedly took place in 2006, four months after Trump's wife Melania gave birth to their son Barron.
It felt like one of those games, on the road, that the Atlanta Braves would blow late, and then lose in extra innings. Deep down, they know, like all their teams, the Braves will probably end up breaking their hearts at some point.
Entering Friday , Pujols had hits off 966 pitchers, an impressive list that literally runs from A (Arroyo) to Z (Zambrano). Pujols is the second player to collect his 3,000th hit in Seattle after Rafael Palmeiro's double in 2005 at Safeco Field.
The Brinks driver said he knew something was wrong when a vehicle next to him began waving and pointing to the rear of the truck. It's not known whether the incident was the result of mechanical failure, or human error, police said.
There would be the award ceremony of the annual UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize on the evening of May 2. On the other hand, the media's watchdog role is crucial to hold governments and institutions accountable.
About a dozen of our soldiers sacrificed their lives in these attacks but the government has not revealed it,"he said". This could have been used for desilting of Tungabhadra Dam for the benefit of the district's farmers", he said.
An Israeli court on Thursday convicted an Arab poet of online incitement to terrorism for using a poem as the soundtrack. An Iranian military presence in Syria, especially one close to Israel's border, is a threat to Israel's existence.
He racked up five assists in the first quarter and made excellent reads in the pick-and-roll. "They were getting easy baskets". Drop two road games and the Rockets will return home with all the echoes of failed playoffs past from Harden and from Paul.
Liverpool come into the game on the back of a thrilling 7-6 aggregate victory over AS Roma in the Champions League semi-final. Once again, the Olimpico burst to life; flags were waved and "allez, allez, allez" was soon replaced by " Roma , Roma, Roma ".
The majority of those sales stems from its iPhones, of which the company reportedly sold 52.2 million units in the second quarter. The company is the world's second largest smartphone manufacturer behind Samsung and with a clear lead over third-placed Huawei.
R. Kelly says media using sex allegations to kill his legacy
Fresh allegations claimed that the 51-year-old singer "knowingly and intentionally infected" a 19-year-old woman with an STD. In the case of Lizzette Martinez , she willingly entered a relationship with Kelly in 1995, when she was 17 years old.
UK's Domino's Group sales pick pace in Q1
Synovus Financial Corp increased its position in Domino's Pizza by 23.8% in the 4th quarter. (NYSE: DPZ ) on Wednesday, March 14. Balentine LLC boosted its position in Domino's Pizza by 2,916.7% during the fourth quarter. (NYSE: DPZ ) for 7,099 shares.
Corbyn Has Little to Celebrate in Britain's Local Elections
The first results show the UKIP vote going to the Tories with them making gains while Labour have made losses outside of London. The Conservatives lost five seats, while Labour gained four, leaving the council without a single party in overall control.
UK ministers attack Britain's upper house over Brexit vote
The Prime Minister is looking at plans to give European Union nationals a deal "very similar" to current free movement rules. This would give MPs and Lords four months to decide what to do next before Britain's scheduled exit date of March 2019.
Nobel Prize for Trump?
On April 20, 2018, North Korea announced it will end its nuclear weapons and intercontinental ballistic missile testing programs. Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in shake hands at the border between North and South Korea.
Israel Preparing for War With Iran, US Officials Worry
As president, he has reluctantly certified the Iran deal twice, before refusing to do so a third time in October. Following its last report on the matter in December 2015, the IAEA has described the issue as "closed".