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Mexico fans band together after World Cup loss
Mexico fans band together after World Cup loss

Whatever the outcome, Huntington Park police were ready. They closed a three-block stretch of Pacific Boulevard. They put extra patrols on the street, including officers on horseback. Emergency response teams throughout the county were placed on alert. And for a brief moment after Mexico's 2-1 loss to the Netherlands in Sunday's World Cup soccer match in Brazil, it looked like there could be a repeat of the unruly behavior that erupted on the city's streets after Mexico's victory against Croatia on June 23. That incident resulted in several arrests. This time, hundreds of soccer fans gathered on and around Pacific Avenue about 11 a.m. after the disappointing loss, waving Mexican flags,...

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