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Bay Area Reporter
Focused emotions & thrilling scoresThe final weeks of the 2015-16 San Francisco Symphony season are counting down
Focused emotions & thrilling scores
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 24 minutes ago
The final weeks of the 2015-16 San Francisco Symphony season are counting down to a glorious finale in late June, when Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas conducts Mahler's radiant Symphony No. 2, Resurrection . There will be plenty of action in... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
The season of major road construction arrives in metro DenverAlameda and Sable construction. DENVER — Memorial Day weekend may mark the sta
The season of major road construction arrives in metro Denver
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 45 minutes ago
Alameda and Sable construction. DENVER — Memorial Day weekend may mark the start of summer fun, but it also marks the the beginning of a travel headache. Another road construction project is about to begin. It’s already underway in Golden where... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
NWS: System has 60 percent chance of developing off SC coast this weekendBefore you make plans for the Memorial Day weekend, you’ll want to keep tuned t
NWS: System has 60 percent chance of developing off SC coast this weekend
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 hours ago
Before you make plans for the Memorial Day weekend, you’ll want to keep tuned to the First Alert forecast. A weak area of low pressure may continue to develop off the Carolina coastline for this weekend. The National Hurricane Center gives this... Read more
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Deseret News
Unified firefighters get hands-on training in swift-water rescuesPROVO — Rescuers from the Unified Fire Authority are in the water training in t
Unified firefighters get hands-on training in swift-water rescues
Deseret News / Posted 3 hours ago
PROVO — Rescuers from the Unified Fire Authority are in the water training in the event of a swift-water rescue. The training comes as the snowmelt is starting to really pick up prior to the busy Memorial Day weekend. Terry Price is among the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Are you flying your American flag correctly for Memorial Day or any day?Rosie on the House: Here are the answers to questions often asked about flag di
Are you flying your American flag correctly for Memorial Day or any day?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 hours ago
Rosie on the House: Here are the answers to questions often asked about flag displays at home I would hope you would all fly your flag every day of the year if you want, but certain holidays are more traditional to do so. This Memorial Day,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Man writes names of 2,300 killed in Afghanistan war — by memoryFor more than 10 hours Wednesday, Ron White stood writing names from memory on
Man writes names of 2,300 killed in Afghanistan war — by memory
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 hours ago
For more than 10 hours Wednesday, Ron White stood writing names from memory on a wall in Phoenix. It wasn't just any wall. Measuring 52 feet across, the black dry-erase board had 2,300 slots spread across more than 50 columns. And they weren't just... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Businesses, community leaders rally to ensure Niagara Falls Memorial Day parade goes onNIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. -- Two months ago, the Niagara Falls Memorial Day parade wa
Businesses, community leaders rally to ensure Niagara Falls Memorial Day parade goes on
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 hours ago
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. -- Two months ago, the Niagara Falls Memorial Day parade was nearly cancelled due to lack of funding. But over the past several weeks, business leaders came together and decided the show must go on. "It should be a time honored... Read more
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New York Post
Mets making a mistake keeping Matt Harvey in the spotlightWASHINGTON — Give him a break. Send Matt Harvey’s bon-vivant derriere to Port
Mets making a mistake keeping Matt Harvey in the spotlight
New York Post / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Give him a break. Send Matt Harvey’s bon-vivant derriere to Port St. Lucie and tell him, “See you in Miami.” Let the Earth rotate on its axis a few times without an update on the free-falling right-hander’s throwing session, or his... Read more
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The Washington Times
DEBORAH SIMMONS: Memorial Day holiday without leaving Capitol Hill: 5 thingsANALYSIS/OPINION: Memorial Day. It’s the special day when we honor our war dea
DEBORAH SIMMONS: Memorial Day holiday without leaving Capitol Hill: 5 things
The Washington Times / Posted 5 hours ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Memorial Day. It’s the special day when we honor our war dead, the men and the women who paid the ultimate sacrifice to make us whole and keep us whole. And if there is one city in all of America that puts “memorial” in Memorial... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Provorov, Wheat Kings focused ahead of do-or-die game with Red DeerRED DEER, Alta. – Brandon Wheat Kings players emerged from Wednesday’s morning
Provorov, Wheat Kings focused ahead of do-or-die game with Red Deer
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 hours ago
RED DEER, Alta. – Brandon Wheat Kings players emerged from Wednesday’s morning practice wearing shorts, flip flops and hoodies. Except for Ivan Provorov: He wore a full suit and dress shoes. The Russian defenceman, the Philadelphia Flyer’s seventh... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
5 ways to have fun on a budget this Memorial Day weekend(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) Are you planning to splurge on an elab
5 ways to have fun on a budget this Memorial Day weekend
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 hours ago
(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) Are you planning to splurge on an elaborate vacation this Memorial Day? Well, think twice! There are other ways you can enjoy a three-day weekend without breaking your budget. Memorial Day is a time to... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
5 ways to have fun on a budget this Memorial Day weekend(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) Are you planning to splurge on an elab
5 ways to have fun on a budget this Memorial Day weekend
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 hours ago
(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) Are you planning to splurge on an elaborate vacation this Memorial Day? Well, think twice! There are other ways you can enjoy a three-day weekend without breaking your budget. Memorial Day is a time to... Read more
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CNN
America's crumbling infrastructureNearly 60,000 bridges across the country are in desperate need of repair. One e
America's crumbling infrastructure
CNN / Posted 7 hours ago
Nearly 60,000 bridges across the country are in desperate need of repair. One example is just down the street from the White House and Capitol Hill. In the nation's capital, 68,000 vehicles cross the Arlington Memorial Bridge between Washington and... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
NWS: System has 50 percent chance of developing off SC coast this weekendBefore you make plans for the Memorial Day weekend, you’ll want to keep tuned t
NWS: System has 50 percent chance of developing off SC coast this weekend
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 7 hours ago
Before you make plans for the Memorial Day weekend, you’ll want to keep tuned to the First Alert forecast. Most long-range weather forecast models have hinted at a 50 percent chance of a system developing off the Carolina coastline by Saturday or... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Cameron accused of stonewalling over Dublin/Monaghan bombing files release A hand is placed on the memorial at a wreath laying ceremony to mark the 40th
David Cameron accused of stonewalling over Dublin/Monaghan bombing files release
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
A hand is placed on the memorial at a wreath laying ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Dublin and Monaghan bombings.Wendy Doherty, from Lucan, whose pregnant... Read more
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Daily Mail
TSA head says worse airport lines ahead due to lack of moneyTSA chief blames lack of funding for crippling airport lines as airlines spend
TSA head says worse airport lines ahead due to lack of money
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
TSA chief blames lack of funding for crippling airport lines as airlines spend millions to cope with chaotic summer travel beginning this Memorial Day weekend TSA head Peter Neffenger made the remarks to a committee Wednesday The House Homeland... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Mets fans ridiculous to question Matt Harvey's heart and toughnessHarvey's 2016 season has been a disaster. When the 27-year-old walked off the m
Mets fans ridiculous to question Matt Harvey's heart and toughness
Staten Island Advance / Posted 9 hours ago
Harvey's 2016 season has been a disaster. When the 27-year-old walked off the mound in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday night, a 6.08 ERA stood next to his name on the scoreboard. That mark--the worst of any National League pitcher with enough innings to... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Safety of horse riding questioned after young girl's deathA Missouri family is preparing to say goodbye to their little girl who was kill
Safety of horse riding questioned after young girl's death
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 10 hours ago
A Missouri family is preparing to say goodbye to their little girl who was killed over the weekend in a horse riding accident. Her death has brought up concerns regarding the safety of horse riding. Ava, 11, loves nothing more than to head to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Cameron 'stonewalling' calls for Dublin/Monaghan bombings files releases A hand is placed on the memorial at a wreath laying ceremony to mark the 40th
David Cameron 'stonewalling' calls for Dublin/Monaghan bombings files releases
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
A hand is placed on the memorial at a wreath laying ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Dublin and Monaghan bombings. British Prime Minister David Cameron... Read more
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Evening Standard
TalkSPORT's The Two Mikes bring banter to Camden ahead of Edinburgh FeMike Graham and Mike Parry, the pair behind TalkSPORT’s cult radio show The Two
TalkSPORT's The Two Mikes bring banter to Camden ahead of Edinburgh Fe
Evening Standard / Posted 10 hours ago
Mike Graham and Mike Parry, the pair behind TalkSPORT’s cult radio show The Two Mikes, are heading to the Edinburgh Festival this year — but are previewing their show in London first. The duo, who performed live in the capital as part of their... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Hot, HumidPeople should expect hot and humid spring weather Wednesday. YOUR QUICKCAST:
Hot, Humid
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 hours ago
People should expect hot and humid spring weather Wednesday. YOUR QUICKCAST: WEDNESDAY: Sun/cloud mix; spotty/isolated rain - hot/humid - a high of 89° WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Partly/mostly cloudy - steamy, a low of 72° THURSDAY: Sun/cloud mix - 20%... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Death SongsWhile the original intent behind Memorial Day was to remember fallen heroes, it
Death Songs
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
While the original intent behind Memorial Day was to remember fallen heroes, it has become a day to remember all of our dead. So we make pilgrimages to flower shops and cemeteries, or visit other significant places—and, if we're being honest,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'Alice Through the Looking Glass' movie review: Where's a good vorpal sword when you need it?In my 2010 review of Disney's sumptuous live-action re-telling of "Alice in Won
'Alice Through the Looking Glass' movie review: Where's a good vorpal sword when you need it?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 10 hours ago
In my 2010 review of Disney's sumptuous live-action re-telling of "Alice in Wonderland" -- a film that beautifully replicates that brand of playful, clever nonsense so unique to Lewis Carroll's original text -- I found myself using such Carrollisms... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Walmart Says It Has Hired Thousands Of Oklahoma Vets Since 2013With the Memorial Day holiday next Monday, Walmart said Wednesday since the beg
Walmart Says It Has Hired Thousands Of Oklahoma Vets Since 2013
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 10 hours ago
With the Memorial Day holiday next Monday, Walmart said Wednesday since the beginning of its “Welcome Home Commitment,” it has hired 4,282 veterans across Oklahoma. The retailer says the campaign began in May 2013 and they have hired 130,828... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Weather Blog: Hottest day of the year?There isn't much that will slow us down as temperatures climb into the 90+ degr
Weather Blog: Hottest day of the year?
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 hours ago
There isn't much that will slow us down as temperatures climb into the 90+ degree ballpark today. With highs expected in the 89-92 degree range, that would make today the hottest day of the year thus far. No rain in the forecast until we head into... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Hottest day of the year?There isn't much that will slow us down as temperatures climb into the 90+ degr
Hottest day of the year?
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 hours ago
There isn't much that will slow us down as temperatures climb into the 90+ degree ballpark today. With highs expected in the 89-92 degree range, that would make today the hottest day of the year thus far. No rain in the forecast until we head into... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Summer's heat poses great risk for tire failureSummer can do a number on your tires. Memorial Day is the summer kick-off holi
Summer's heat poses great risk for tire failure
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 hours ago
Summer can do a number on your tires. Memorial Day is the summer kick-off holiday, and the start of road trip season for millions of Americans. Generally, though, motorists are more watchful of gasoline prices than tire pressure. In Florida and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Cameron 'stonewalling' calls for Dublin/Monaghan bombings files releases A hand placed on the memorial at a ceremony marking the 40th anniversary of t
David Cameron 'stonewalling' calls for Dublin/Monaghan bombings files releases
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
A hand placed on the memorial at a ceremony marking the 40th anniversary of the Dublin and Monaghan bombings David Cameron stands accused of stonewalling repeated calls... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Mitch Marner is too dominant to not join Maple LeafsTo keep Mitch Marner in London for a fourth season of junior would be doing the
Mitch Marner is too dominant to not join Maple Leafs
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 12 hours ago
To keep Mitch Marner in London for a fourth season of junior would be doing the kid a disservice. All the Toronto Maple Leafs prospect has proven during his tornado-like rip through the Ontario Hockey League playoffs and, now, the Memorial Cup is... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Are we seeing the potential of a coastal storm developing this weekend?Before you make plans for the Memorial Day weekend, you’ll want to keep tuned t
Are we seeing the potential of a coastal storm developing this weekend?
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 12 hours ago
Before you make plans for the Memorial Day weekend, you’ll want to keep tuned to the First Alert forecast. Most long-range weather forecast models have hinted at “something” developing off the Carolina coastline by Saturday or Sunday. The big... Read more
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The Christian Post
Steven Curtis Chapman Shares Scriptures That Comfort His Family on Anniversary of Daughter's DeathOn the anniversary of the death of his daughter, legendary Christian singer Ste
Steven Curtis Chapman Shares Scriptures That Comfort His Family on Anniversary of Daughter's Death
The Christian Post / Posted 13 hours ago
On the anniversary of the death of his daughter, legendary Christian singer Steven Curtis Chapman shared with fans the scriptures that brought him comfort in the midst of tragedy. On May 21, 2008, the singer's 5-year-old daughter, Maria Sue Chapman,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Thompson adjusting to backup roleBrandon Wheat Kings backup goalie Jordan Thompson has seen sporadic ice time si
Thompson adjusting to backup role
Brandon Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
Brandon Wheat Kings backup goalie Jordan Thompson has seen sporadic ice time since suffering an injury in December, but he did play a period at the Memorial Cup on Monday. RED DEER, Alta. — Logan Thompson admits that being a backup goalie takes a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'X-Men' and 'Alice' sequels are expected to power the Memorial Day weekend box officeHollywood is anticipating a powerful Memorial Day weekend at the box office, le
'X-Men' and 'Alice' sequels are expected to power the Memorial Day weekend box office
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
Hollywood is anticipating a powerful Memorial Day weekend at the box office, led by hoped-for blockbusters “X-Men: Apocalypse” and “Alice Through the Looking Glass.” The convergence of the two sequels, both belonging to popular franchises, could... Read more
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Florida Keys Keynoter
Expect crowded roads and water for three-day Memorial Day weekendThe calendar says summer officially starts June 21 but Memorial Day weekend mar
Expect crowded roads and water for three-day Memorial Day weekend
Florida Keys Keynoter / Posted 14 hours ago
The calendar says summer officially starts June 21 but Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of the summer season in the Florida Keys. Perhaps the busiest holiday weekend of the year on Keys waters, marine officers with the Florida Fish... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'X-Men' and 'Alice' sequels are expected to power the Memorial Day weekend box officeHollywood is anticipating a powerful Memorial Day weekend at the box office, le
'X-Men' and 'Alice' sequels are expected to power the Memorial Day weekend box office
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 hours ago
Hollywood is anticipating a powerful Memorial Day weekend at the box office, led by hoped-for blockbusters “X-Men: Apocalypse” and “Alice Through the Looking Glass.” The convergence of the two sequels, both belonging to popular franchises, could... Read more
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Breitbart
Ryan Puerto Rico ‘Rescue’ Bill Could Be Windfall for Hedge FundsHouse Speaker Paul Ryan is pressing the House of Representatives to act quickly
Ryan Puerto Rico ‘Rescue’ Bill Could Be Windfall for Hedge Funds
Breitbart / Posted 15 hours ago
House Speaker Paul Ryan is pressing the House of Representatives to act quickly before its Memorial Day recess on a legislative rescue package for Puerto Rico. Legislation is expected to be passed through committee on Wednesday and then be rushed... Read more
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The Wanderer
Parade to Feature ‘Caparisoned Horse’They say the custom dates back to the time of Genghis Khan – the riderless hors
Parade to Feature ‘Caparisoned Horse’
The Wanderer / Posted 16 hours ago
They say the custom dates back to the time of Genghis Khan – the riderless horse led to the burial place of its fallen warrior to soon after be sacrificed and eaten in his honor – when it was believed that a horse was useless without its warrior... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Oh, brother, are they good!Any way you do the math, Billerica High twins tops BILLERICA -- Lawrence and E
Oh, brother, are they good!
Lowell Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
Any way you do the math, Billerica High twins tops BILLERICA -- Lawrence and Eric Tang were ready to take an eighth-grade math test ... as fourth-graders. The twins had to fill out their personal information before taking the advanced exam; there... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Short List: May 25 - June 1SPOTLIGHT: Thu., June 2 — Art Pittsburgh is getting not only its first two exh
Short List: May 25 - June 1
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 18 hours ago
SPOTLIGHT: Thu., June 2 — Art Pittsburgh is getting not only its first two exhibitions by one of the world’s best-known living contemporary artists, but also the man himself. Chinese dissident Ai Weiwei visits June 2 for a sure-to-sell-out... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ajax’s Jody shows he's for keepsCape Town - Ajax Cape Town’s under-19 team’s performance over the past fortnigh
Ajax’s Jody shows he's for keeps
iol.co.za / Posted 22 hours ago
Cape Town - Ajax Cape Town’s under-19 team’s performance over the past fortnight in Amsterdam, which saw them lift two trophies in eight days, could not have been achieved without the safe hands of its goalkeeper, Jody February. February, from... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Moffat County sports honor best of the bunch with ‘Dude’ Dent awardAnother year of Moffat County High School sports is in the books, and now comes
Moffat County sports honor best of the bunch with ‘Dude’ Dent award
Craig Daily Press / Posted 22 hours ago
Another year of Moffat County High School sports is in the books, and now comes the time to remember a bit of local history as a select group of athletes set their sights forward. The Lewis “Dude” Dent Memorial Award ceremony takes place at 6 p.m.... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Vacation eatingWith this thought in mind, I read an interesting tidbit in a trade journal of m
Vacation eating
Marshall Independent / Posted 22 hours ago
With this thought in mind, I read an interesting tidbit in a trade journal of mine this past week related to eating while on vacation. The May/June 2016 edition of the Food & Nutrition magazine has a section for Research and New Studies and in this... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
County OKs replacing HVAC unitsThe contract for the building at South Washington and Court streets must be app
County OKs replacing HVAC units
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
The contract for the building at South Washington and Court streets must be approved by Seneca County Prosecutor Derek DeVine. Seneca County Buildings and Grounds Maintenance Supervisor John Logsdon told commissioners he discovered the building's... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Many U.S. veterans battle homelessnessDALLAS — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development estimated in 2015
Many U.S. veterans battle homelessness
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
DALLAS — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development estimated in 2015 that nearly 48,000 American military veterans were homeless. Just for perspective, that number is greater than the number of U.S. service personnel killed in battle in... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Secret Shopper report what did Roger Brooks think of Emery County?Today is May 24, 2016Front Page»May 24, 2016»Breaking News» Secre
Secret Shopper report what did Roger Brooks think of Emery County?
Emery County Progress / Posted yesterday
Today is May 24, 2016Front Page»May 24, 2016»Breaking News» Secret Shopper report what did Roger Brooks think of Emer...Published todayPrint PageEmail PageShareGet... Read more
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Daily Mail
Taylor Swift dons cleavage-boosting sports bra for LA errands in first sighting since her beau Calvin Harris was hospitalized After her hou
Taylor Swift dons cleavage-boosting sports bra for LA errands
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in first sighting since her beau Calvin Harris was hospitalized After her hour-long workout at the gym, Taylor Swift was spotted running errands on Beverly boulevard in Los Angeles on... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Consider This: Make Memorial Day MatterNext Monday is Memorial Day, the federal holiday for remembering the people who
Consider This: Make Memorial Day Matter
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
Next Monday is Memorial Day, the federal holiday for remembering the people who died while serving in our country's armed forces. Memorial Day is always important, but it is particularly important in times like these when our nation is still... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Young girl's death highlights concerns over horse riding safetyA Missouri family is preparing to say goodbye to their little girl who was kill
Young girl's death highlights concerns over horse riding safety
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
A Missouri family is preparing to say goodbye to their little girl who was killed over the weekend in a horse riding accident. Her death has brought up concerns regarding the safety of horse riding. The James A Reed Memorial Wildlife Area in Lee’s... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
National Weather Service: Warm — not hot — temperatures in forecastBraxton Kitts, 7, plays in the fountains at Volunteer Landing along Fort Loudou
National Weather Service: Warm — not hot — temperatures in forecast
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Braxton Kitts, 7, plays in the fountains at Volunteer Landing along Fort Loudoun Lake in downtown Knoxville on Tuesday. (SAUL YOUNG/NEWS SENTINEL) It will be a warmer than usual Memorial Day weekend, but the National Weather Service isn't quite... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant
Get The Most Out Of Memorial Day With Annual Events In Valhalla, ThornwoodWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Memorial Day, which is officially celebrated Monday
Get The Most Out Of Memorial Day With Annual Events In Valhalla, Thornwood
The Daily Voice - Mount Pleasant / Posted yesterday
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Memorial Day, which is officially celebrated Monday May 30 but unofficially begins just around now, isn't just about savoring the long weekend and easing into summer mode; it's first and foremost about honoring the men and... Read more
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