Memorial Day Newswire

Memorial Day Newswire

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  1. Police on video disarm 3 men at gunpoint at McDonalda sRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WTNH

    What would you do if you saw a man with a gun in front of a McDonald's restaurant? Heeding the advice 'if you see something, say something,' that's exactly what happened in Manchester on May 27th at the start of the Memorial Day weekend. Police car dash cam video shows that when the Manchester Police arrived at the McDonald's, they found three men all carrying guns.


  2. Cuomo taking active role at DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Cuomo taking active role at DNC N.Y. governor, a potential candidate for president himself, traveling more in second term. Check out this story on Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo take part in the Chappaqua Memorial Day parade May 30, 2016.


  3. Ex-lawmaker who helped bring Confederate flag off dome diesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... in pushing the compromise through the House, which also made Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Confederate Memorial Day official state holidays. Last year, legislators voted to remove the battle flag from Statehouse grounds entirely, after authorities ...


  4. Bereaved parents heckle Netanyahu at Gaza war memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... will be fine," she said. "So what does he care whether there is a committee?" At this year's official Memorial Day ceremony in May, he was interrupted by the brother of a security guard killed in a terror attack, who accused the premier of being too ...


  5. Why Rihanna Turned Down the Number One Song in the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... for the "song of the summer," an unofficial race to see which song will rule clubs and car radios between Memorial Day and Labor Day. While "Cheap Thrills" has the minor-key moodiness that has become a signature feature of Sia's biggest songwriting ...


  6. Miami Beach's New Air Show Is Actually Racist Ploy to Drive Black Tourists AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Miami New Times

    During next year's Memorial Day weekend, Miami Beach will return to segregation days, when black people weren't allowed to stay in the city's hotels and had to leave by sundown. As Miami New Times staff writer Jessica Weiss first reported in May, the city plans for 2017 an air and sea show honoring military servicemen. 1 comment

  7. Summer Swoon At The PumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    ... a short-term worry. One positive impact of the swoon in crude is that gas prices have been falling fast. Since Memorial Day, the national average price of a gallon of gas has declined by 6.9%. The table to the right shows the average change in ...


  8. LIRR restoring year-round weekend service to GreenportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newsday

    ... LIRR has offered only seasonal weekend service to Greenport. The reduced service originally operated only from Memorial Day through Labor Day but has been since extended to last from March until November. Now, Greenport trains are here to stay - the ...


  9. Why you're still stuck on the plane after landing at LAX - and what you can do about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Los Angeles Times

    ... and such, you'll have plenty of company - about 24.5 million others, according to LAX stats released before Memorial Day. The improved economy that's bolstering passenger numbers is also responsible for an increase in the number of flights. ...


  10. "Backyard Blues 'n' BBQ" At Historic Hotel LegerRead the original story

    Monday | The Pine Tree

    Mokelumne Hill, CA...The Historic Hotel Leger's third season of their food and music series, "Backyard Blues 'n' BBQ" is underway! The Fabulous Blues Shifters kicked off the season last Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, and there are 14 more outstanding Blues bands from the region that will be performing live in the Hotel's outdoor Pool Courtyard every Sunday afternoon from May 29 through September 4. This year's performers include several new acts that have not performed in prior years, all of whom have outstanding reputations in the Bay Area and Sacramento region.


  11. Recent Research Analysts' Ratings Changes for GapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... its fourteen month long record of negative comps, as the company's sales and comps rose 2% each, gaining from Memorial Day shift to June this year. This in turn drove traffic, mainly at Old Navy which was the saving grace for Gap yet again. However, ...


  12. Democratic delegates cram into hotel rooms to cut high costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Newsday

    ... for a great summer for Philadelphia's hotel industry were running high even before the convention, with Memorial Day weekend occupancy rates hitting the highest level in at least a decade, the city's tourism bureau said. Ed Grose, the executive ...


  13. Half-staff flags sign of respect and unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... of our nation is one step toward that." Annual dates for flying a flag at half-staff include Peace Officers Memorial Day on May 15, Memorial Day on the last Monday in May, Korean War Veterans Armistice Day on July 27, Patriot Day on Sept. 11 and ...


  14. Once a booming resort, Harveys Lake now not nearly as busyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... she said. After the 1972 flood, many cottages were converted to homes, she said. "We didn't have vacancies from Memorial Day to Labor Day and there was bumper-to-bumper traffic," said Boice, who later moved behind the inn to Warden Place near Our ...


  15. Memorial Day crash in north Forsyth turns fatalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Forsyth County News

    An 80-year-old man succumbed to injuries he sustained in a car crash on Memorial Day in north Forsyth. Donald Resler, of Cumming, was traveling south on Ga.


  16. Marvelous museums: Learn the history of the area from those who knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Pocono Record

    ... photos, hotel registries and more.” Information: The Dutot Museum is open weekends from 1 to 5 p.m. from Memorial Day through Columbus Day weekend. Admission is a $2 donation. . Thinking of traveling slightly out of the ...


  17. May 2016Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported. President Obama marked his final Memorial Day as commander in chief by visiting Arlington National Cemetery, where he placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns and delivered ...


  18. Owner of closed inn called to AG...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Block Island Times

    In response to a number of complaints filed with the Rhode Island Attorney General's office, David Chieffo, owner of The Island Home Inn on Beach Avenue, has been called to appear at the Attorney General's office in Providence on Thursday, July 7. Amy Kempe, Public Information Officer at the Attorney General's office told The Block Island Times that Chieffo was issued a Civil Investigative Demand on June 21, and per the filing of a formal document with the Rhode Island Superior Court, "will have to answer, and resolve the complaints." Kempe noted that since Memorial Day, 16 complaints regarding The Island Home Inn have been filed with the Attorney General's office.


  19. Beyond Wellesley, a great beach experience for young familiesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Swellesley Report

    ... of room for more. Non-resident parking fees are $8 on week days (seniors $3), and $20 on weekends and holidays, Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. We haven't visited Lynch Park on a weekend in a long time, but if you do so, it would be prudent ...


  20. Cops nab alleged DEC building poop attackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... Corporation and State Parks Department also have offices - had to be shut down early on the day before the long Memorial Day weekend as the human waste began to seep through the ceiling. The building was reopened after the holiday. Police said the ...