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3 hrs ago |

Labor Day 2014: Fun Facts For The Holiday Weekend

In celebration of Labor Day on Sept. 1, here are five interesting facts about the holiday that celebrates all those who toil.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day

6 hrs ago | KDAR-FM Oxnard

Labor Day: 3 Things I've Learned about Work - Crosswalk the Devotional - September 1, 2014

"Do not work for food that spoils, but for food that endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give you.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Barnstable lights up the sky like it's the Fourth of July

It was a brisk but peaceful Saturday at Michael K. Aselton Memorial Park, where friends and families gathered to celebrate Barnstable's 375th anniversary and watch the town's only fireworks display of the summer.


Related Topix: Life, 4th of July, Hyannis, MA, Centerville, MA

State Tax Amnesty Program Kicks Off for 300,000 Taxpayers on Labor Day

A state tax amnesty program kicks off on Labor Day, put into place by a provision in the 2015 state budget that allows penalties and late fees to be waived when back taxes are paid off by Halloween.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Tax

Chicago Tribune

2nd man charged in killing of woman days before Mother's Day

Marsharra Tate, 19, of the 8300 block of South Saginaw Avenue is expected in bond court today after being charged with first degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated discharge of a firearm, police said.


Related Topix: Life, Mother's Day

Fox News

Box office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' rules lackluster Labor Day

"Guardians of the Galaxy" became the year's highest grossing U.S. release this weekend, goosing an otherwise drab Labor Day box office reports Variety.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day, Entertainment, Horror Movies, Taken, Thriller, Drama Movies

Coming To A Timeline Near You: The Fight To Increase Minimum Wage

I've hung my overcoat at the crossroads of media technology and social change for the last 20 years as a journalist, author, and consultant.


Related Topix: Prison, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Life, Labor Day, Food, Recipes, US News

Cheryl Cole's husband Jean-Bernard cosies up to Clint Eastwood's daughter on New York break

Looking well and truly smitten, Francesca Eastwood- Dirty Harry star Clint's second-youngest girl - beams as she poses with Jean-Bernard in front of a festive backdrop Cuddling up to each other on a busy Manhattan street, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini's husband enjoys a break in New York with Clint Eastwood's daughter.


Related Topix: Mrs. Eastwood and Company, Entertainment, Television, Life, Christmas, Wedding, New Year's Day/Eve

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Irish Republican News

Released killer linked to gun attack

The family of two Catholic men murdered by a loyalist double killer have demanded to know why his 'good behaviour' release licence has not been revoked - despite being charged with two more attempted murders.


Related Topix: Life, Good Friday

Pre-election promises underwhelming

GOOD THINGS: NZ First has the policy of taking GST off food and rates. Detailed costings have not been provided to date.


Related Topix: Tax, Life, Christmas

Inside Bay Area

Pianos placed in Santa Clara County parks draw curious onlookers

Visitors to Santa Clara County's open-space parks are among the guinea pigs beginning this Labor Day weekend, part of a growing social experiment from San Francisco to Saratoga that places pianos in public places encouraging anyone to simply strike up a tune.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Life, Labor Day, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, San Mateo County, CA, Half Moon Bay, CA

This Weekend's a Killer: Buckle Up

The National Safety Council estimates 395 people will be killed and an additional 42,300 will be injured in car crashes during the Labor Day holiday weekend.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day

Bradshaw street party raises A 1,000 for hospice - and dads get cream pies in face

People living in Timberbottom held the party on Sunday to thank the hospice for its work treating a number of residents' family and friends.


Related Topix: Life, Christmas, Wedding

WTOL-TV Toledo

Traffic delays expected over Labor Day weekend

The coming Labor Day weekend promises to be a busy one with numerous festivals and activities going on around Kentuckiana.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day

The Bennington Banner

Banners hung along Route 9 in Wilmington spark debate with state

Banners are forbidden by the state to be hung up along Route 9 and a recent incident sparked a debate over whether exceptions could be made.


Related Topix: Wilmington, VT, Life, 4th of July

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Announcements: Aug. 29

Labor Day closures: Eddy County offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, in observance of Labor Day.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day, Eddy County, NM, Carlsbad, NM, San-Rafael, NM, Lovington, NM

KLAL-FM Little Rock

Nicki Minaj Reveals Release Date for "The Pinkprint"

Nicki Minaj 's latest single "Anaconda," has successfully whetted the appetites of fans who are anxiously awaiting the release of her next album, The Pinkprint .


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Nicki Minaj, Hip-Hop, Life, Black Friday

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Woman accused of shooting son with rifle indicted

The Clark County district attorney's office has indicted the woman accused of shooting her son in the head on Memorial Day.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life


America's cheapest gas is in this town

You think the gas near you is getting cheaper? Try filling up in the South Carolina city of Rock Hill.


Related Topix: South Carolina, Life, Labor Day

WBIR-TV Knoxville

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Every big Labor Day deal right here! This is your key to every big Labor Day deal and coupon in the country! Check out this story on Welcome to one absolutely awesome sale-filled Labor Day Weekend.


Related Topix: Life, Black Friday