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Memorial Day

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  • 818 Roundup: GPD conducting DUI patrols, 'X-Prize' bill heads to state Senate,

    818 Roundup: GPD conducting DUI patrols, 'X-Prize' bill heads to state Senate,
    Good morning, readers! Today is Sunday, May 25.  Here's the news from your area: - Anyone with a good idea about how to streamline state government could receive $25,000 as part of a bill approved by the state Assembly on Friday.   - Glendale police...
  • Omarr's daily astrological forecast, For release 05/25/14 for 05/25/14

    BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Cillian Murphy was born in Douglas, Cork, Ireland, on this date in 1976. This birthday guy played the role of Scarecrow in "Batman Begins" and its two sequels. His other film work includes "Inception," "Red Eye" and "28 Days Later." On...
  • Obama flies to Afghanistan in surprise Memorial Day weekend visit

    Obama flies to Afghanistan in surprise Memorial Day weekend visit
    President Obama made a rare and surprise visit to Afghanistan on Sunday for a Memorial Day weekend rally with U.S. troops. Air Force One touched down at Bagram Air Field in the dark Sunday evening local time after secretly leaving the Washington area...
  • Box Office: 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Sets Franchise Best With $262 Mil Global Bow

    Fox's "X-Men: Days of Future Past" stormed the worldwide box office, grossing a boffo $261.8 million, of which an estimated $90.7 million comes from the domestic market in three days. Pic's global haul marks the biggest opening weekend for the superhero...
  • Quint Kessenich: Breaking down the NCAA men's lacrosse final

    Quint Kessenich: Breaking down the NCAA men's lacrosse final
    Notre Dame is a battle-tested team, and most importantly, the Fighting Irish has averaged 12 goals per game in its recent six-game winning streak. Ranked No. 11 in scoring offense and No. 24 in scoring defense, Notre Dame is a different team than the...
  • Memorial Day closings

    Memorial Day closings
    Monday is Memorial Day. The following services will be affected: Schools: Public schools in Chicago will be closed. Most suburban and parochial schools will be closed. Check local districts. Government offices: Closed. Postal Service: No mail...
  • A day at the beach kicks off unofficial start of summer

    A day at the beach kicks off unofficial start of summer
    It's 90 degrees at noon. It's Sunday. It's Memorial Day weekend. Let's go to the beach. For the owners of the cars and trucks parked on the sand of New Smyrna Beach, going to the beach marks the unofficial beginning of summer. They stuff their...
  • History's 'World Wars' makes for fine Memorial Day viewing

     History's 'World Wars' makes for fine Memorial Day viewing
    Over the past few years, History has made a concerted attempt to package its subject matter — history — in ways that might appeal to a new audience. As in Young People with their Digital Addictions and Limited Attention Spans. Some of...
  • Angels don't take a holiday in pursuit of first place

    Angels don't take a holiday in pursuit of first place
    At the traditional Memorial Day checkpoint, the Angels check out quite well. They have the third-best record in the American League, trailing only the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics. The Angels are 1 1/2 games out of first place in the AL West,...
  • Obama pays secret visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan

    President Obama swooped into the Afghan war zone for a secret, rare visit with troops Sunday and renewed a pledge to bring U.S. military involvement there to a "responsible end" this year. Speaking to a crowd of 3,000 service members in a hangar at...
  • Marines serve up meals to homeless veterans in San Diego

    Herschel Fagan served his country for four years in the Army and then four more as a Marine. On Sunday, he and other at-risk veterans were the ones being served. A group of Marines from the base at Twentynine Palms — in town for a Memorial Day...