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2011-08-05 10:00:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines launched a "Low Fare Fiesta" sale today, featuring ticket prices as low as $92* each way to some of Mexico's most popular vacation destinations. Fares are good for travel from Aug. 22 to Oct. 7, 2011 (except for travel to Guadalajara, Mexico City, Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo and Manzanillo, which is valid for travel between Aug. 29 and Nov. 16, 2011). Tickets must be purchased by Aug. 15 and are available at www.alaskaair.com. "Mexico is home...

2009-02-23 07:33:00

VANCOUVER, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Dick Whittington, President and CEO of Farallon Resources Ltd. ("Farallon" or the "Company") (TSX:FAN) is pleased to announce that Farallon has commenced the shipping of zinc, copper, and lead concentrates from the Port of Manzanillo, Mexico to smelters in Asia. This marks the first and second loads of concentrates from the G-9 Mine onto vessels for shipment to the smelters. Farallon has been trucking concentrates to the port of Manzanillo since...

2008-08-06 18:00:23

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) ("the Company" or "GAP") today announced preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of July 2008 compared to traffic figures for July 2007. During July 2008, total terminal passengers decreased 12.3% compared to the previous year; international passenger traffic decreased 10.2%, while domestic passenger traffic decreased 13.3% compared to July 2007....

2008-07-08 18:00:24

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP) ("the Company" or "GAP") today announced preliminary terminal passenger traffic figures for the month of June 2008 compared to traffic figures for June 2007. During June 2008, total terminal passengers decreased 4.8% compared to the previous year; international passenger traffic decreased 3.5%, while domestic passenger traffic decreased 5.4% compared to June 2007....

2006-08-31 02:13:26

By Tomas Sarmiento MANZANILLO, Mexico (Reuters) - Hurricane John punished Mexican ports and beaches with huge sea surges, heavy rains and strong winds early on Thursday as the dangerous Category 3 storm swirled in the Pacific Ocean off the coast. The hurricane could dump a foot (0.3 meter) of rain, causing landslides or flooding and had maximum sustained winds approaching 125 mph (205 kph) that could produce isolated storm surges of up to 18 feet, uproot trees and rip roofs off...

2006-08-31 00:39:32

By Tomas Sarmiento MANZANILLO, Mexico (Reuters) - Hurricane John roared past Mexico's Pacific coast on Wednesday as a dangerous Category 3 storm, pummeling beach resorts with heavy rain and winds and threatening flash flooding and mudslides. Residents of the busy port of Manzanillo boarded up doors and windows, and those living by hills were moved to emergency shelters as authorities warned the town would be buffeted by big sea swells and strong winds overnight. The federal...

2006-08-31 00:33:46

By Tomas Sarmiento MANZANILLO, Mexico (Reuters) - Hurricane John roared past Mexico's Pacific coast on Wednesday as a dangerous Category 3 storm, pummeling beach resorts with heavy rain and winds and threatening flash flooding and mudslides. Residents of the busy port of Manzanillo boarded up doors and windows, and those living by hills were moved to emergency shelters as authorities warned the town would be buffeted by big sea swells and strong winds overnight. The federal...

2006-08-30 23:39:10

By Tomas Sarmiento MANZANILLO, Mexico (Reuters) - Hurricane John roared past Mexico's Pacific coast on Wednesday as a dangerous Category 3 storm, pummeling beach resorts with heavy rain and winds and threatening flash flooding and mudslides. Residents of the busy port of Manzanillo boarded up doors and windows, and those living by hills were moved to emergency shelters as authorities warned the town would be buffeted by big sea swells and strong winds overnight. The federal...

2006-08-30 18:04:54

By Karina Tejada ACAPULCO, Mexico (Reuters) - Hurricane John barreled along Mexico's Pacific coast on Wednesday as a dangerous Category 4 storm, pounding beach resorts with heavy rain and winds and blowing down trees in Acapulco. Acapulco, home to some 1 million people and a popular tourist destination, had sea surges of up to 10 feet (3.5 meters), seafront roads were ankle-deep in water and people struggled to stay on their feet in 135 mph (215 kph) winds. Emergency workers were on...


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  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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