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El Norte founded by Alejandro Junco de la Vega is a major newspaper in the state of Nuevo León, Mexico. During the seventies and eighties El Norte became important due to its great efforts to denounce government corruption, and due to its principles of independence in journalism battling the government monopoly over printing paper. Today, the newspaper has evolved into the Reforma news group, comprising the original El Norte, Reforma in Mexico City, Mural in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Palabra in Saltillo and Metro and El Sol in Monterrey. Nuevo León (Spanish for New León, after the former kingdom in Spain) is a state located in north-eastern Mexico. ... Reforma is one of the most prestigious, and often considered among the most reliable, newspapers in Mexico, in spite of its youth (it appeared in Mexico City in 1993). ... Jump to: navigation, search Mexico City (Spanish: Ciudad de México) is the name of a megacity located in the Valley of Mexico (Valle de México), a large valley in the high plateaus (altiplano) at the center of Mexico, about 2,240 metres (7,349 feet) above sea-level... Jump to: navigation, search A mural by brightens the walls of this air-raid shelters in south London. ... Jump to: navigation, search Guadalajara is a large city in the Western-Pacific region of Mexico, located at 20°67′ N 103°35′ W. Guadalajara is the capital of the state of Jalisco. ... Saltillo is a city in northeast Mexico, located at 25°42′ N 101°00′ W. It is the current capital of the state of Coahuila. ... Metro and Subway redirect here. ... El Sol (The Sun in Spanish—also known as the East Los Angeles Shuttle) is a bus line that serves the unincorporated East Los Angeles area of Los Angeles County. ...


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El ligero incluye una máscara, bastante similar a la que se utiliza para el snorkeling, un traje especial que protege al buceador de la hipotermia, un para de aletas para los pies -que permiten avanzar a mayor velocidad por debajo del agua- y un cinturón de lastre.
Otro elemento del equipo pesado lo es el chaleco hidrostático que soporta el tanque de aire a la vez que ayuda al buzo a ascender y descender en el océano.
El regulador es otra parte del equipo de buceo que requiere de un instructor que enseñe a la persona como utilizarlo.
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El Norte is the newest of our 10 regions, in the sense that it couldn't have been a coherent area a decade or two ago.
El Norte also includes Miami and the southern tip of Florida, scene to much chaos as the votes were counted after the 2000 presidential election.
One watershed moment for El Norte came in 1996, when California Democrat Loretta Sanchez ousted Republican US Rep. Robert Dornan from a district in the heart of Orange County, a locale that was once synonymous with American conservatism.
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