Memorial Day Weekend

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Philly.com
Harrah's spending $30M on Atlantic City hotel renovationsredoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino's Bayview Tower. The work will begin
Harrah's spending $30M on Atlantic City hotel renovations
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
redoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino's Bayview Tower. The work will begin in mid-November and should be finished by Memorial Day weekend in 2017. It is part of a race among Atlantic City's most successful casinos to remain competitive by... Read more
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Daily Journal
Harrah’s spending $30M on AC hotel renovationsredoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino’s Bayview Tower. The work will begin
Harrah’s spending $30M on AC hotel renovations
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
redoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino’s Bayview Tower. The work will begin in mid-November and should be finished by Memorial Day weekend in 2017. It is part of a race among Atlantic City’s most successful casinos to remain competitive by... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Harrah's Bets $30M on Renovations to Stay Near Top in ACredoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino's Bayview Tower. The work will begin
Harrah's Bets $30M on Renovations to Stay Near Top in AC
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
redoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino's Bayview Tower. The work will begin in mid-November and should be finished by Memorial Day weekend in 2017. It is part of a race among Atlantic City's most successful casinos to remain competitive by... Read more
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Daily Herald
Harrah's spending $30M on Atlantic City hotel renovationsredoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino's Bayview Tower. The work will begin
Harrah's spending $30M on Atlantic City hotel renovations
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
redoing 450 rooms and suites in the casino's Bayview Tower. The work will begin in mid-November and should be finished by Memorial Day weekend in 2017. It is part of a race among Atlantic City's most successful casinos to remain competitive by... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Bloomington man sentenced to prison for sex traffickingpartners available to see that this criminal spends a long time behind bars.”
Bloomington man sentenced to prison for sex trafficking
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
partners available to see that this criminal spends a long time behind bars.” It was proven in court that during Memorial Day weekend in 2013, Paul lured the 12-year-old and a 16-year-old girls to a motel in Rochester where he gave them... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Police still testing hidden camera found in beach hoteltime before they're complete. The camera was found when Angela Wallace and her
Police still testing hidden camera found in beach hotel
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
time before they're complete. The camera was found when Angela Wallace and her family were staying at the Knights Inn over Memorial Day Weekend. She told Pittsburgh TV station WPXI (http://bit.ly/2cREqZg) that she fears footage of her or her... Read more
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Al.com
Acoustic Cafe to present Todd Snider at Princess Theatre, weighing options for events in Decaturhowever, and Masterson sees that a substantial plus. Also, he won't be tied to
Acoustic Cafe to present Todd Snider at Princess Theatre, weighing options for events in Decatur
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
however, and Masterson sees that a substantial plus. Also, he won't be tied to the Acoustic Cafe's usual time slot on Memorial Day weekend. "We've always been lucky with the rain, but now the rain won't matter," Masterson says. Although he... Read more
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Raw Story
Terence Crutcher is just the latest in a long history of the killing of black men in Tulsathe “color line” was being erased caused deep anxiety that caused whites to fee
Terence Crutcher is just the latest in a long history of the killing of black men in Tulsa
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
the “color line” was being erased caused deep anxiety that caused whites to feel violence toward African Americans. On Memorial Day weekend, a seemingly innocuous need to use a toilet began the nightmare. Nineteen-year old Dick Rowland, who... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Three years later, flood recovery incompletepavement from below and exposing the wall support structures." The closure, be
Three years later, flood recovery incomplete
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
pavement from below and exposing the wall support structures." The closure, between Drake and Cedar Cove, will last until Memorial Day weekend. Signs of progress While challenges remain plentiful three years after the skies opened to tragic... Read more
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MLive.com
Revolutionary War veteran's headstone repaired after 'karate kick' from boyFLAT ROCK, MI — After being vandalized by a reported "karate kick" from a 13-ye
Revolutionary War veteran's headstone repaired after 'karate kick' from boy
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
FLAT ROCK, MI — After being vandalized by a reported "karate kick" from a 13-year-old boy over Memorial Day weekend, headstones linked to the Revolutionary War have been repaired. The Associated Press reports the vandalism occurred at the Vreeland... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Three years later, flood recovery incompletepavement from below and exposing the wall support structures." The closure, be
Three years later, flood recovery incomplete
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
pavement from below and exposing the wall support structures." The closure, between Drake and Cedar Cove, will last until Memorial Day weekend. Signs of progress While challenges remain plentiful three years after the skies opened to tragic... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary Warof dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired hea
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary War
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
of dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired headstones that were vandalized over the Memorial Day weekend by a teen. The Vreeland cemetery in Flat Rock was the original burial site of a Revolutionary War... Read more
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The Alpena News
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary Warof dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired hea
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary War
The Alpena News / Posted 6 days ago
of dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired headstones that were vandalized over the Memorial Day weekend by a teen. The Vreeland cemetery in Flat Rock was the original burial site of a Revolutionary War... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary Warof dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired hea
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary War
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
of dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired headstones that were vandalized over the Memorial Day weekend by a teen. The Vreeland cemetery in Flat Rock was the original burial site of a Revolutionary War... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary Warof dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired hea
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary War
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
of dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired headstones that were vandalized over the Memorial Day weekend by a teen. The Vreeland cemetery in Flat Rock was the original burial site of a Revolutionary War... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
A Portrait of Warren Wolfwave after blues wave. “Shoo!” says the crowd, and “That’s what I’m talkin’ ’bo
A Portrait of Warren Wolf
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
wave after blues wave. “Shoo!” says the crowd, and “That’s what I’m talkin’ ’bout!” Wolf’s demand is only increasing. Over Memorial Day weekend, he was a headliner at the Jacksonville Jazz Festival. This fall, he begins teaching at Temple... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary Warof dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired hea
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary War
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
of dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired headstones that were vandalized over the Memorial Day weekend by a teen. The Vreeland cemetery in Flat Rock was the original burial site of a Revolutionary War... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary Warof dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired hea
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary War
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 6 days ago
of dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired headstones that were vandalized over the Memorial Day weekend by a teen. The Vreeland cemetery in Flat Rock was the original burial site of a Revolutionary War... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary Warof dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired hea
Headstones fixed at cemetery linked to Revolutionary War
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
of dollars, supporters of a cemetery in southeastern Michigan have repaired headstones that were vandalized over the Memorial Day weekend by a teen. The Vreeland cemetery in Flat Rock was the original burial site of a Revolutionary War... Read more
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ABC Montana
Cats Not Overlooking WolvesCrone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsib
Cats Not Overlooking Wolves
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
Crone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsible for the stabbing death of Rautio over Memorial Day weekend. Toman and... A trial date has been set for Melisa Crone, 29, and Robert Wittal, 29, for the murder of... Read more
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ABC Montana
SWX Takeover , Class AA HighlightsCrone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsib
SWX Takeover , Class AA Highlights
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
Crone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsible for the stabbing death of Rautio over Memorial Day weekend. Toman and... A trial date has been set for Melisa Crone, 29, and Robert Wittal, 29, for the murder of... Read more
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ABC Montana
The Bald Blitz: Corvallis High SchoolCrone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsib
The Bald Blitz: Corvallis High School
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
Crone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsible for the stabbing death of Rautio over Memorial Day weekend. Toman and... A trial date has been set for Melisa Crone, 29, and Robert Wittal, 29, for the murder of... Read more
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ABC Montana
MSU controversy as protest breaks out on campusCrone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsib
MSU controversy as protest breaks out on campus
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
Crone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsible for the stabbing death of Rautio over Memorial Day weekend. Toman and... A trial date has been set for Melisa Crone, 29, and Robert Wittal, 29, for the murder of... Read more
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ABC Montana
Fire at Missoula's Southgate MallCrone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsib
Fire at Missoula's Southgate Mall
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
Crone and Wittal, along with David Toman and Christopher Hansen, were responsible for the stabbing death of Rautio over Memorial Day weekend. Toman and... A trial date has been set for Melisa Crone, 29, and Robert Wittal, 29, for the murder of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Teen who had gun at Canalside pleads guiltyA Buffalo teenager arrested with a gun at Canalside over the Memorial Day weeke
Teen who had gun at Canalside pleads guilty
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
A Buffalo teenager arrested with a gun at Canalside over the Memorial Day weekend has pleaded guilty in State Supreme Court to a weapons charge. Jequan Wilson, 18, admitted to one felony count of criminal possession of a weapon when he appeared... Read more
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NBC News
What candidates can learn from McCain about health records disclosureup his records - but that openness did have limitations. The campaign chose to
What candidates can learn from McCain about health records disclosure
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
up his records - but that openness did have limitations. The campaign chose to provide information on the Friday of Memorial Day weekend when fewer Americans were expected to be following the news. They also set time and access... Read more
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KERA North Texas
With Citizens' Help, Cities Can Build A Better Bike Lane — And Morea traffic-choked bottleneck into an incredibly popular pedestrian plaza. And Ne
With Citizens' Help, Cities Can Build A Better Bike Lane — And More
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
a traffic-choked bottleneck into an incredibly popular pedestrian plaza. And New York started by just trying it out, one Memorial Day weekend, with some orange plastic barrels to reroute cars and lawn chairs to sit on. Part of Mayor Weinberger's... Read more
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The Alpena News
Alpena sees big increase in summer touristsAccording to Alpena Convention and Visitor's Bureau President Mary Beth Stutzma
Alpena sees big increase in summer tourists
The Alpena News / Posted 10 days ago
According to Alpena Convention and Visitor's Bureau President Mary Beth Stutzman, from Memorial Day weekend until Labor Day there was a 23 percent increase over the same time period in 2015. Stutzman said there are a number of reasons for the... Read more
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The Morning Call
IronPigs still tops in attendance since Coca-Cola Park openedagainst the Pawtucket Red Sox. It is highlighted by 33 weekend games, holiday h
IronPigs still tops in attendance since Coca-Cola Park opened
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
against the Pawtucket Red Sox. It is highlighted by 33 weekend games, holiday home dates on Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend and a franchise-record 19 combined home games against the Yankees’ or Red Sox’... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Lawmakers renew debate over veteran tuition programsession. But a group of lawmakers led by state Rep. César Blanco, D-El Paso, be
Lawmakers renew debate over veteran tuition program
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 11 days ago
session. But a group of lawmakers led by state Rep. César Blanco, D-El Paso, beat it back during the symbolically important Memorial Day weekend. Since then, however, the state's financial outlook has dimmed and college and universities are being... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Telluride Mountainfilm On Tour Returns To Southampton September 16 And 17a bought a second home there and Ms. Kronemeyer found that one particular festi
Telluride Mountainfilm On Tour Returns To Southampton September 16 And 17
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 11 days ago
a bought a second home there and Ms. Kronemeyer found that one particular festival, Telluride Mountainfilm, held every Memorial Day weekend since 1979, resonated with her. The film festival’s mission is to use the power of film, art and ideas... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Sunset Music Festival to continue with safety changespeople died after attending event last May Deaths were drug-related In May, t
Sunset Music Festival to continue with safety changes
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 12 days ago
people died after attending event last May Deaths were drug-related In May, two people died after attending the Memorial Day weekend event. Coroners later determined their cause of death to be drug-related. In addition, 57 people were... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
TSA votes to continue Sunset Music Festival in Tampawas called after two people died of accidental drug overdoses on the last day o
TSA votes to continue Sunset Music Festival in Tampa
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
was called after two people died of accidental drug overdoses on the last day of this year's festival, which falls over Memorial Day weekend. Some officials, including Mayor Bob Buckhorn, questioned if any changes needed to be made to make SMF... Read more
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Miami New Times
Herald Editor Apologizes After Armando Salguero Slams a Vet For "Sucking as a Soldier" UPDATEDappreciated you sucking as a soldier, failing in your mission and then leaving.
Herald Editor Apologizes After Armando Salguero Slams a Vet For "Sucking as a Soldier" UPDATED
Miami New Times / Posted 12 days ago
appreciated you sucking as a soldier, failing in your mission and then leaving." But doing so within shouting distance of Memorial Day weekend is a plus-one bonehead move. Just ask Armando Salguero, the Miami Herald's Dolphins-centric columnist.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Suns season under new ownership sees increase in average game attendancesports will usually pique interest for many local fans. In the early going, the
Jacksonville Suns season under new ownership sees increase in average game attendance
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
sports will usually pique interest for many local fans. In the early going, the Suns got Jacksonville’s attention. At the Memorial Day weekend mark, the Suns’ total attendance through 23 home games came to 89,472 fans, a 6 percent increase over... Read more
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Providence Business News
Event to honor 9/11 victims planned for Sunday at Statehouseboots are part of OSDRI’s “Boots on the Ground for Heroes” memorial which was d
Event to honor 9/11 victims planned for Sunday at Statehouse
Providence Business News / Posted 15 days ago
boots are part of OSDRI’s “Boots on the Ground for Heroes” memorial which was displayed in Roger Williams Park over Memorial Day weekend. The boots will remain on display in City Hall until Sept. 13. The boots will once again be placed on... Read more
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CNET
Takata airbag inflator recall expands to include 12 million more carson Commerce, Science, and Transportation hearing. You know what is the most po
Takata airbag inflator recall expands to include 12 million more cars
CNET / Posted 15 days ago
on Commerce, Science, and Transportation hearing. You know what is the most popular time to drive around America? Memorial Day weekend. You know what's not great before embarking on a road trip? Finding out your airbags might function as... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Body found in lake may be boater missing since Mayfor an autopsy. Officials believe the body may belong to James Russell Bateman
Body found in lake may be boater missing since May
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
for an autopsy. Officials believe the body may belong to James Russell Bateman Jr., who was boating at the lake during the Memorial Day weekend in May. Rescue crews say Bateman jumped off the boat to get his hat that blew off. His girlfriend, who... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Body found in lake may be boater missing since Mayfor an autopsy. Officials believe the body may belong to James Russell Bateman
Body found in lake may be boater missing since May
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
for an autopsy. Officials believe the body may belong to James Russell Bateman Jr., who was boating at the lake during the Memorial Day weekend in May. Rescue crews say Bateman jumped off the boat to get his hat that blew off. His girlfriend, who... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri State Highway Patrol whistleblower files lawsuit; claims he was forced outtrooper who cuffed Ellingson on suspicion of boating drunk. Fox 2 News then de
Missouri State Highway Patrol whistleblower files lawsuit; claims he was forced out
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
trooper who cuffed Ellingson on suspicion of boating drunk. Fox 2 News then demonstrated what may have happened on that Memorial Day weekend 2014. We used the information Henry gathered, such as Ellingson being cuffed before the placement of a... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NY park attendance grew slightly during summerswimming at state park facilities until Sept. 18. There were roughly 38.4 mill
NY park attendance grew slightly during summer
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
swimming at state park facilities until Sept. 18. There were roughly 38.4 million visitors to New York’s parks between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend, a 0.3 percent increase from 2015, Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office said. Between the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
NY parks' summer attendance grew slightlyswimming at state park facilities until Sept. 18. There were roughly 38.4 mill
NY parks' summer attendance grew slightly
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
swimming at state park facilities until Sept. 18. There were roughly 38.4 million visitors to New York’s parks between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend, a 0.3 percent increase from 2015, Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office said. Between the... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Hy-Line arrives 090816as the construction of the 493passenger, $14 million ferry was fraught with del
Hy-Line arrives 090816
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
as the construction of the 493passenger, $14 million ferry was fraught with delays. It was intended to start service around Memorial Day weekend. For up-to-the-minute information on Nantucket's breaking news, boat and plane cancellations, weather... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
US Coast Guard Station Block Island closes for seasonStation Block Island has closed for the season. The Coast Guard says the unit
US Coast Guard Station Block Island closes for season
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
Station Block Island has closed for the season. The Coast Guard says the unit closed on Wednesday. It will reopen next Memorial Day weekend for the summer of 2017. The station closes for the winter because of reduced boating traffic. Station... Read more
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New York Post
Rev up your engines because gas prices will go even lowerAnd they are likely to go even lower now that we’ve entered the weak driving se
Rev up your engines because gas prices will go even lower
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
And they are likely to go even lower now that we’ve entered the weak driving season. The summer driving season starts Memorial Day weekend and runs through Labor Day. If you look at tables for total gas sales, you see that Americans — not... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Hamilton' and the agony of reselling ticketsface of security concerns. There is no secondary market. We're out $220. AA is
'Hamilton' and the agony of reselling tickets
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
face of security concerns. There is no secondary market. We're out $220. AA is in $220, and it can resell the ticket. On Memorial Day weekend I had tickets to see the Chicago Cubs. But the weather looked good and I had no shows to review after... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
5 California Things to Know for TodayAnthony Ciancia pleads guilty to killing TSA officer, other charges stemming fr
5 California Things to Know for Today
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
Anthony Ciancia pleads guilty to killing TSA officer, other charges stemming from Nov. 1, 2013, airport attack. 5. KRISTIN SMART FBI to excavate area at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in search for student who disappeared on Memorial Day weekend in 1... Read more
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Officer.com
Chicago Top Cop: Blame Society, Not Policehome. No charges had been filed. The Labor Day weekend was the deadliest of th
Chicago Top Cop: Blame Society, Not Police
Officer.com / Posted 17 days ago
home. No charges had been filed. The Labor Day weekend was the deadliest of the three holiday weekends this summer. The Memorial Day weekend saw 69 shot, six of them fatally, and the Fourth of July weekend recorded 66 shot, five of them... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Palmer Township takes the plunge for a new $2 million poolto the township. The new pool, which will be constructed by Stoneridge, Inc.,
Palmer Township takes the plunge for a new $2 million pool
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
to the township. The new pool, which will be constructed by Stoneridge, Inc., of Feasterville, is scheduled to open Memorial Day weekend. Besides the waterpark-like features, the new pool will include a plaster bottom, meaning it will not... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Deadliest year in two decades: Chicago records 500 homicides in nine monthsaccording to police, making the Labor Day weekend the deadliest of the three US
Deadliest year in two decades: Chicago records 500 homicides in nine months
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
according to police, making the Labor Day weekend the deadliest of the three US holiday weekends this summer. This year's Memorial Day weekend saw 69 shot, six of them fatally, and the Fourth of July weekend recorded 66 shot, five of them... Read more
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