Memorial Day Newswire

Memorial Day Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Memorial Day.

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  1. Foreign Films Rise Again at China's Box OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... American movie watchers prefer their own couch to theater seats. The Wall Street Journal reported in May that Memorial Day weekend results, which are typically among the biggest of the year for the U.S., were the lowest this year since 2001 - not ...


  2. Something You Ate?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Austin Chronicle

    ... the affected were folks I hadn't seen in months. So was city water to blame? It hit each of us the week after Memorial Day, when much of Central Texas flooded. Last Tuesday, local news outlets throughout the county got an email indicating that "the ...


  3. Arizona officials stress water, boating safety on July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... which brings an increased chance for dangerous behavior in and around the water. This coming weekend and Memorial Day weekend are the two highest attendance days for Lake Pleasant, according to Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department ...


  4. Skimming case at Fitchburg credit union latest data theftRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... Street. Fitchburg Police Lieutenant Chad Brecklin says the UW Credit Union case also took place the week of Memorial Day. Brecklin says the cases are being investigated as a string of connected crimes. "It does appear that there's definitely a ...


  5. Edgartown seeks to rein inan elusive UberRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... for the company in Boston since last September, and has driven for Uber on the Island a handful of times since Memorial Day. He said he doesn't understand how the new regulations can be effective immediately if Uber hasn't been notified yet. "They'd ...


  6. LCRA: Lake levels are up, but drought continuesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... Lake Travis rose nearly 36 feet and Lake Buchanan rose more than 6 feet in May. Most of the increase came over Memorial Day weekend and the following week. The amount of water in lakes Buchanan and Travis increased by more than 537,000 acre-feet in ...


  7. Tourism officials expecting big crowds, more travel for July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    With Fourth of July falling on a Saturday this year, some valley officials are expecting travel to the Las Vegas Valley to compete with Labor Day for the biggest weekend of the summer, and with Mayweather-Pacquiao weekend in May , Memorial Day and New Year's for one of the biggest events of the entire year. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitor's Authority is projecting about 321,000 visitors in the valley from Friday to Sunday - an increase of 4,000, or 1.7 percent from 2014, said spokesman Jeremy Handel.


  8. Peshtigo Plans Permits For Metal Detecting In City ParksRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper

    ... in the works. Original plans had ben to fly the 'Hometown Hero' banners commemorating military veterans from Memorial Day through the Fourth of July, after which the city's historical banners would again be displayed until time to put up the ...


  9. Driver given probation in manslaughter caseRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    The driver of a car who caused an accident that killed two motorcyclists and injured two more on Memorial Day in 2014 will not have to spend any more time in jail.Sherrie Ann Rose, 37, of Weatherford pleaded guilty in 271st District Court in Decatur Monday afternoon to two counts of manslaughter and two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly ... (more)


  10. Wiz Khalifa No. 1 on Hot 100 'Again,' Selena Gomez Debuts at No. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... song of the summer so far: it's led Songs of the Summer each week since the chart made its annual return after Memorial Day. And, as it extends its run atop the Hot 100, "Again" moves to within a week of matching the longest run at No. 1 ever for a ...


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    12 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... rothers Kendred and Kendrick Bishop while they were sitting in a Kia sedan in the 3800 block of Bright Drive on Memorial Day. Degruy allegedly left his cellphone at the scene -- a mistake crucial to police obtaining a warrant for his arrest .


  12. North Tahoe only major NV market down in gaming win in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sierra Sun

    ... start of a busy month that included the new Rock in Rio outdoor music festival, the World Series of Poker and Memorial Day weekend. The fight also helped boost sports betting. "Other" bets that include boxing but not football, basketball, baseball ...


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    May 22, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Memorial Day weekend marks the summer season kickoff for area theme parks. To lure visitors, most local parks are rolling out their latest attractions this week, from dark rides to animal exhibits and children's play areas.


  14. Commissioner candidates join forcesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The News Item

    ... they planned all along to run as a ticket if each secured a nomination. They ran joint advertising around the Memorial Day holiday, but will maintain legally separate committees and split costs down the middle. Unlike their competition did Tuesday, ...


  15. Greater tasks ahead than just lowering a flagRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... the oath of office for the Confederacy. In South Carolina, state offices close every May 10 for Confederate Memorial Day to honor Confederate Gen. "Stonewall" Jackson and Confederate President Jefferson Davis, who, like Washington and Jefferson, ...


  16. Korean War vet from Bayonne continues to serve by organizing blood drivesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... to his work with the Red Cross, he also volunteers visiting veterans in hospitals and is part of the Bayonne Memorial Day committee. Nicaretta organizes at least three blood drives per year in Bayonne, and creates events that take place in the ...


  17. Children's theatre returning to SherburnRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sentinel

    Since the flags around Sherburn City Park could not be put up over the Memorial Day weekend because of inclement weather, they will be flown this weekend instead for the Fourth of July celebration. Your help is needed at 6 p.m. Friday at the park to help put up the many flags that surround the park.


  18. Dog found with muzzle taped shut headed to medical foster homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | FOX Carolina

    ... odson was arrested on June 1 and charged with animal cruelty. Court documents state Dodson purchased the dog on Memorial Day for $20. He told investigators he taped her muzzle shut because she would not stop barking.


  19. Two AdvantaClean Owners Team Up to Help Flooded TexansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | PRWeb

    June 29, 2015 July 01, 2015 -- As Texans reeled from yet another storm system over Memorial Day weekend in a spring weather cycle that has been drowning the state since April, two AdvantaClean franchisees teamed up to give residents and business owners some much-needed relief. In February 2013, former executives Bryan and Cheri Bennett opened their AdvantaClean business in Dallas, Texas.


  20. Top gay rodeos in North AmericaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Xtra!

    ... dances, and a fun day of bull riding, barrel racing and team roping. May 28-30, 2016 Lining up with Memorial Day Weekend, this Great Plains gala will celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2016. Off the grounds, check in to the rambunctious ...