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Labor Day guide: What's open & closed in America on Labor Day 2014?

It's official. A long-awaited holiday is finally here and Americans are more than ready to celebrate! It's Labor Day in the U.S.A., an annual event that not only celebrates the unofficial end of another busy summer season, but also celebrates the American worker.


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Labor Day + 7 More that Aren't 'Hallmark Holidays'

We've all heard about those holidays created mainly for the purpose of selling greeting cards -- so-called Hallmark holidays -- but there are some that have real historical significance -- including Labor Day.


Related Topix: Life, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Motherhood, Family, Spokane, WA, Samhain

Mon Sep 01, 2014


Stock Up on Pumpkin Beer While You have the Chance

Yes, it's true that summer is just ending but that isn't stopping breweries from rolling out their pumpkin beer.


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The Jersey Journal

Labor Day At Asbury Park's Beach

Lilien Juhasz, 10, left, holds on to the arm of her father Tamas as they jump waves at the beach.


Related Topix: Asbury Park, NJ, Life, Labor Day, Wallington, NJ

Whittier Daily News

10 Freeway construction near West Covina only just beginning

Drivers on the 10 Freeway near West Covina and Baldwin Park face snarled traffic, detours and lane and ramp closures when they return from the long Labor Day weekend.


Related Topix: West Covina, CA, Covina, CA, Baldwin Park, CA, Life, Labor Day, La Puente, CA, Vincent, CA

Wage gap persists locally

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KHOU-TV Houston

Hottest online Labor Day deals

Save of the Day: Hottest online Labor Day deals 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.


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Wages still at heart of Labor Day protests 100+ years later

Labor Day is more than just a random day of the year to close shop, take a three-day weekend and head to the pool for one last trip of the summer.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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