United Farm Workers (UFW) President Cesar Chavez leads lettuce boycott in Claexico, CA
United Farm Workers (UFW) President Cesar Chavez talks to a crowd of some 3100 striking Imperial Valley lettuce pickers at a mass rally on February 1, 1979 in Calexico, CA. Chavez said that the UFW is gearing up for a possible nationwide lettuce boycott. (UPI Photo/Mark Loundy/Files)
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Chi Cheng, the bassist for the Sacramento rock band Deftones, died after being in a coma-like state since 2008, his mother said. He was 42.
Conservative Christians vow to switch to Bing after Google honored Cesar Chavez instead of Jesus on Easter Sunday.
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A Los Angeles judge ordered Lindsay Lohan to return to court March 18 for another hearing on allegations involving a car accident last summer.
A national monument will be built in California honoring the late farm worker leader and civil rights activist Cesar Chavez, the White House announced Monday.
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Energy security is the focus of remarks U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver Wednesday at Joint Base Andrews Naval Air Facility, the White house said.
This weekend's Cesar Chavez Memorial Parade in San Diego put the legacy of the late civil rights activist and labor union leader on display, supporters said.
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