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Labor Day

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Top Labor Day Articles

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  • Dreaming of meaningful work

    Dreaming of meaningful work
    A high school senior, Carlos is already a promising carpenter. He is volunteering at a Habitat for Humanity site, assembling the frames for the bedroom walls, the boards for one frame laid out neatly in front of him. He measures the distance between them....
  • Has L.A.'s economy come back?

    Among those who know Los Angeles' economy best, there is one point of agreement: The city is slowly recovering from the 2007 collapse. It was seven years ago that a national housing and financial crisis triggered the worst economic downturn of this...
  • Labor Day freebies: AMC movie tickets, Firehouse Subs and $10 off at Kohl's, Macy's

    Labor Day freebies: AMC movie tickets, Firehouse Subs and $10 off at Kohl's, Macy's
    You won't have to work hard to score big savings with my Labor Day weekend roundup of freebies, coupons and deals on fun things to do around South Florida. Check back daily, because I'll be adding offers as I find them. Things to do AMC Theatres:...
  • Kids get in free at Palm Beach Zoo on Labor Day

    Kids get in free at Palm Beach Zoo on Labor Day
    Kids get free admission to Palm Beach Zoo through Labor Day. Children ages 3 to 12 get free $12.95 admission Friday through Monday with any single full-priced paid adult admission. There is no limit to the number of kids entering for free with the...
  • Marlins still trying to make postseason run

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Miami Marlins - INSIDE PITCH ATLANTA -- Despite finishing a 3-6 road trip, Miami manager Mike Redmond isn't about to discount the team's chances to make a run at the postseason. The Marlins, who open a six-game...
  • Richard Bloomingdale: Recall lessons of history on Labor Day

    Richard Bloomingdale: Recall lessons of history on Labor Day
    Labor Day is our only holiday devoted to the working men and women of this great nation. Across Pennsylvania, thousands of workers, many of them proud union members and their families, will celebrate their contributions in keeping our economy and our...
  • Labor Day report: Florida wage gap widens

    Labor Day report: Florida wage gap widens
    Working hard but still struggling to get ahead? That's because most Florida workers can celebrate having jobs after a sluggish economic recovery but are stuck with low or stagnant pay, according to the latest Labor Day report by researchers at Florida...
  • NFL scrutinized over Ray Rice inquiry, other domestic violence cases

    The NFL has been dogged by the same questions for a couple of days: Did the league ever see video from the actual beating Ray Rice gave his then-fiancée? And, if it didn't, why not? Here is another question for Commissioner Roger Goodell and the other...
  • Labor Day 2014: Warm and humid; severe storms possible

    For most of us, Labor Day is the traditional end of summer and beginning of autumn. That's also a reasonable approximation in the meteorological and climatological communities, both of which consider summer to be June through August and fall to be...
  • Pirates stand pat as another deadline passes

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Pittsburgh Pirates - INSIDE PITCH PITTSBURGH -- Last season, Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington made one of the largest splashes on the market with the pick-ups of Marlon Byrd and Justin Morneau....
  • Woodstock Fair celebrates 154 years of tradition

    Woodstock Fair celebrates 154 years of tradition
    The Woodstock Fair celebrated its 154th anniversary over Labor Day weekend. The fair's theme of "Sharing Traditions," was evident throughout the grounds. From tractor and oxen pulls to sheep and cattle shows, from exhibits of poultry, rabbits and guinea...