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1 hr ago | The Washington Post

WTI Drops Below $100 as Fuel Supplies Rise Amid Falling Demand

West Texas Intermediate dropped for a fourth day and slipped below $100 as gasoline stockpiles rose while demand declined in the U.S., the world's biggest oil user.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, Science / Technology

5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

Crude prices retreat on ample supplies

U.S. gasoline increased 360,000 barrels to 218.2 million, the highest level since March 14, according to the Energy Information Administration .


Related Topix: Cushing, OK, Memorial Day, Life, Holidays

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Jamie Dupree's Washington Insider: Rumbling to a Congressional break

It could be a messy final few hours in Congress on Thursday, as lawmakers get ready to take a five week summer break that lasts until after Labor Day, as final action is assured on a VA reform bill, but other major legislation remains in limbo as the smell of jet fumes and lure of vacation envelops Capitol Hill.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Life, Holidays

Gourmet on Gore culinary festival in Vail kicks off Labor Day weekend

Gourmet on Gore helps usher in the fall season this Labor Day weekend, August 29 through September 1, 2014.


Related Topix: Vail, CO, Life, Holidays, Food, Food Festival

Shirley Oracle

MBTA to receive over 160 postcards on Ayer commuter rail access issue

Residents are calling for a solution to the Ayer commuter rail access issue by Labor Day, the latest stress on transportation officials that will leave the head of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority with over 160 signed postcards.


Related Topix: Ayer, MA, Life, Holidays


Folds of Honor Comes to Crab Orchard Golf Club

Members of the military do a big service for our country. Now people across the region are showing their gratitude.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Post-Standard

Onondaga Lake amphitheater critics may win more time, another hearing to make their case

After calls from a coalition that Onondaga County was rushing the environmental review of an amphitheater to be built on waste beds and a landfill, county leaders may agree to slow things down.


Related Topix: Onondaga County, NY, Life, Holidays

Trade Practices, Send for the Million Men, Prototype and More Highlight Here's 2014-15 Season

HERE announces its 2014-2015 producing season, commencing Labor Day Weekend with the premiere of the Artistic Director production, Trade Practices, by Kristin Martin g & David Evans Morris ; and followed by the HERE Resident Artist productions Send for the Million Men by Joseph Silvosky and Bloowst windku by Rebecca Davis .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Arts, Opera, Theater, Recreational Vehicle, Award


Assateague Island Alliance Holds Contest To Name Foal

The Assateague Island Alliance is looking to rename N2BHS-AL, a foal who was born in December 2013.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ocean City, MD

KATC-TV Lafayette

79th Annual Shrimp and Petroleum Festival Slated for Labor Day Weekend

Louisiana's oldest chartered harvest festival is scheduled to celebrate 79 years of tradition and family fun, this upcoming Labor Day Weekend, August 28th - September 1st, 2014.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Food, Food Festival, Morgan City, LA, New Orleans, LA

Campaigns Test Conventional Wisdom With Summer Ads

In Texas, the traditional model for general election campaign advertising - don't run ads before Labor Day - is being challenged by some campaigns.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Life, Holidays, Rick Perry, US Governors

Merced Sun-Star

Autumn, when airfares to Europe fall

If you've been thinking about taking a trip to Europe, timing can be everything because the dates you fly can make a big difference in the price you pay.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Thanksgiving, us Travel, Travel, Texas

Sun Jul 27, 2014


Congress stumbles toward a summer break

The focus in the Congress this week is on getting a few things done before the annual summer break for lawmakers, as after this Friday, the House and Senate won't be in legislative session again until after Labor Day, what's known in Washington, D.C. as the August Recess.


Related Topix: US News, Life, Holidays, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Jeff Miller, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Bernard Sanders


Six Hour Workday? Sign Me Up

When I started in the publishing business in 1992, Cahners Publishing had a 35-hour workweek.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Holidays

Sat Jul 26, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Krebs column: Join our Editorial Board for the electionsKrebs column: ...

Krebs column: Join our Editorial Board for the elections We need two new community reps to join board discussions starting immediately after Labor Day Check out this story on The Times Editorial Board is on the cusp of its most ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Opinion

WTCA-AM Plymouth

No Formal Discussion by Blueberry Board to Move

A comment made at an Argos School Board meeting about the possibility of the Blueberry Festival moving away from Centennial Park in Plymouth sparked hundreds of social media posts.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, Argos, IN, Plymouth, IN, Holidays, St Joseph County, IN, Marshall County, IN

South Plainfield Labor day Parade to be a "Winter Wonderland"

The South Plainfield Public Celebrations Committee will present the 57th Labor Day Parade on September 1, 2014.


Related Topix: South Plainfield, NJ, Life, Holidays, Plainfield, NJ

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Graphic of alternate routes to the Downtown Tunnel provided by Elizabeth River Tunnels.

Elizabeth River Tunnels has begun rehabilitation work in the eastbound tube of the Downtown Tunnel, causing full weekend closures that will last into September.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays


Orlando: Miss the Crowds and Save with Orlando's Magical Deal Month This September

When Labor Day weekend caps the busy summer season in Orlando , the city will usher in a full month of deals and promotions as the kids go back to school during the month of September.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Travel

Lite 98.7

Labor Day 2014 in Utica - What Is Open And What Is Closed?

Labor Day falls on September 1st this year and that means one last opportunity to have a good time with the family before the children go back to school.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays