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  1. VIDEO: Tour de Yorkshire route revealedRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Ripon Gazette

    ... a women's event on May 2, a mass participation race on May 3, and a cultural festival. It is being staged across the May Day holiday weekend and a few days ahead of the general election. But it will not be on the same huge scale as the Grand ...

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  2. VIDEO: Tour de Yorkshire route revealedRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Wetherby News

    ... a women's event on May 2, a mass participation race on May 3, and a cultural festival. It is being staged across the May Day holiday weekend and a few days ahead of the general election. But it will not be on the same huge scale as the Grand ...

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  3. Milan prefect plays down Expo threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ANSA.it

    Milan, January 22 - Milan Prefect Francesco Paolo Tronca on Thursday played down reports of a security risk linked to the presence of anarchists at a planned May Day demonstration in the Lombard capital to coincide with the opening of Expo 2015. "There is absolutely no particular alarm concerning this matter," said Tronca in reference to reports by La Repubblica newspaper that the Universal Exhibition could be worse than the 2001 G8 summit in Genoa in which one person died and many more were injured in clashes with police.

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  4. Video: Tour de Yorkshire unveiled - Brid, Scarborough and Leeds all on routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... a women's event on May 2, a mass participation race on May 3, and a cultural festival. It is being staged across the May Day holiday weekend and a few days ahead of the general election. But it will not be on the same huge scale as the Grand ...

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  5. Another shop window as Tour de Yorkshire unveiled - Brid, Scarborough and Leeds all on routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... a women's event on May 2, a mass participation race on May 3, and a cultural festival. It is being staged across the May Day holiday weekend and a few days ahead of the general election. But it will not be on the same huge scale as the Grand ...

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  6. Akshay Kumar starrer Main Gabbar to hit the theatres on May DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | India.com

    New Delhi, Jan 20: Multi-starrer action thriller "Main Gabbar", featuring Bollywood's inimitable action hero Akshay Kumar in the lead, will hit theatres on May Day, May 1. Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Sanjay Leela Bhansali' s collaborative project comes after their successful work on "Mary Kom". "'Main Gabbar' has the makings of a potential blockbuster film that is the perfect amalgamation of an ensemble cast and an engaging narrative.

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  7. Visitors from overseas to get refundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | China Daily

    A foreign tourist takes selfies in front of the Tiananmen Rostrum during the May Day holiday in Beijing, China, May 1, 2014. [Photo/IC] But a closer look at the plan suggests that the country has a lot more to do to achieve this goal, according to observers.

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  8. 'Main Gabbar' coming to theatres on May DayRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Newkerala.com

    Multi-starrer action thriller "Main Gabbar", featuring Bollywood's inimitable action hero Akshay Kumar in the lead, will hit theatres on May Day, May 1. Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Sanjay Leela Bhansali's collaborative project comes after their successful work on "Mary Kom". "'Main Gabbar' has the makings of a potential blockbuster film that is the perfect amalgamation of an ensemble cast and an engaging narrative.

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  9. City To Pay Occupy Oakland Protesters $1.36 Million For 2012 Mass ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] Protesters rally for International Worker's Day outside the Alameda County Court House on May 1, 2012 in Oakland, California. Demonstrators have called for nation-wide May Day strikes to protest economic inequality and political corruption.

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  10. Paying Nigeria's Civil ServantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | CFR.org

    Youths and workers carrying signs protest at a rally marking May Day outside an open field in Lagos, May 1, 2014. A large proportion of the government of Nigeria's revenue goes to pay the salaries of civil servants at the national, state, and local levels.

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  11. Jan. 2, 1920: Palmer raids target immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | ABA Journal

    ... height of the Red Scare, Palmer - at the urging of Hoover - predicted an armed revolution would begin on May 1. When May Day passed without incident, Palmer was left a laughingstock, and his once legitimate presidential ambitions were consigned to ...

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  12. Gay and lesbian parents afraid to send kids to school i...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Xtra!

    Yana and her five-year-old son march down St Petersburg's central promenade, Nevsky, hand-in-hand behind a sea of rainbow flags. It is May 1 and Nevsky Street, usually packed with cars, public transport, cyclists and tourists, is blocked off for the democracy march in honour of May Day.

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  13. Drone reveals haunting view of Chernobyl's 'ghost city' from the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Mashable

    A new amusement park was set to open in the city of Pripyat, Ukraine on May 1, 1986, as part of the city's May Day celebration. But it and the town was evacuated during the three days following the Chernobyl nuclear disaster on April 26 that year.

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  14. LA politicians, analysts set the table before Obamaa s immigration speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | LA Daily News

    In this May 1, 2013 file photo, demonstrators march along Broadway during the May Day march in downtown Los Angeles, Calif. An anticipated announcement by President Barack Obama that he will sidestep congressional opposition to shield up to 5 million immigrants illegally in the United States from deportation drew passionate reactions Wednesday, even before he gives the details.

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  15. Obama to announce immigration actionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2013 | LA Daily News

    In this May 1, 2013 file photo, demonstrators march along Broadway during the May Day march in downtown Los Angeles, Calif. An anticipated announcement by President Barack Obama that he will sidestep congressional opposition to shield up to 5 million immigrants illegally in the United States from deportation drew passionate reactions Wednesday, even before he gives the details.

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  16. 5 Books You Must ReadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | JD Journal

    Summary: Here are 5 books that you should definitely take the time to read if you haven't already. These books will take you on a journey that you will never forget.

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  17. Cars out of Taksim, Turkey's new economic plan saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    A general view taken on May 1, 2014 shows an almost empty Taksim Square in Istanbul after access to the area was restricted by Turkish police as part of May Day security measures. AFP Photo The Turkish government's new economic plan stipulates a policy that would introduce a fee on motor vehicles in metropolitan city centers, including Istanbul's Taksim neighborhood.

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  18. Half of millionaires favor a higher minimum wage, survey saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Business Journal

    Andrea Padilla of Raleigh chants along with other protesters in front of the Old Wake County Courthouse along Fayetteville Street on May 1. Padilla, who has worked in the service industry, joined about 75 protesters to voice concern about the minimum wage, workers' rights and fair access to education on May Day. According to a PNC Wealth and Values survey released this week, 49 percent of millionaires support raising the minimum wage from its current $7.25, though the survey does not specify exactly what those respondents think is an adequate minimum wage.

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  19. Survey: Half of millionaires favor a higher minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Business Journal

    Andrea Padilla of Raleigh chants along with other protesters in front of the Old Wake County Courthouse along Fayetteville Street on May 1. Padilla, who has worked in the service industry, came together with about 75 other protesters to protest the minimum wage, workers' rights and fair access to education on May Day, which is an international day to recognize worker's rights and in most countries considered a holiday. According to a PNC Wealth and Values survey released Monday, 49 percent of millionaires support raising the minimum wage from its current $7.25, though the survey does not specify exactly what those millionaires think is an adequate minimum wage.

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  20. Free printable pagan and Wicca sabbat holiday craftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    May Day or Beltaine is celebrated on the eve of April 30 into May 1. It's also called Walpurgis Night. * ADF--A Druid Fellowship is a neopagan group dedicated to promoting old pagan customs.

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