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Christmas


Claim: Police Could Have Deported Christmas Market Terrorist, Failed to Act in Time

Breitbart NewsBreitbart News - May 19, 2017
Several officers in Berlin are now under investigation as a new report claims that police knew more about the Berlin Christmas Market terrorist Anis Amri than they had told the government in Berlin. New information from authorities in Berlin shows that ...  

Easter


London's West End wins big on Easter shopping splurge

City A.M.City A.M. - May 14, 2017
London's retailers have benefited from an Easter boost as tourists thronged to the capital to spend in April. The weak pound fuelled tourism in London's West End, with footfall rising by 2.7 per cent year-on-year in the capital's central shopping ...  

Fourth Of July


Uber Could Be Rolling By Fourth Of July Weekend

27east.com27east.com - May 17, 2017
It may be possible to use a smartphone to hail a car using the Uber or Lyft apps in the Hamptons by this coming Fourth of July weekend, if state legislation ...  

Halloween


Centralia Halloween Parade Theme Announced

WJBD OnlineWJBD Online - May 13, 2017
The theme of the 91st Annual Centralia Halloween Parade and Fall Festival is "Animals Bring Happiness." Natalie Ann Poninski came up with this year's winning entry. "I picked 'Animals Bring Happiness' because I love animals, they are just cute and pretty.  

Fathers Day


When is Fathers Day 2017? UK and worldwide dates and why and it ...

Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk - May 15, 2017
When is Father's Day 2017, why do we celebrate it and what are the best gifts to buy dad? All your questions answered.  

Mothers Day


How Hollywood's coolest moms celebrated Mothers' Day

AOLAOL - May 15, 2017
Tons of celebrity mothers celebrated the special day on Sunday by spending time with their families, having brunch, enjoying lots of gifts from their kiddos, and honoring their own mothers on social media. Kelly Ripa enjoyed breakfast with her family ...  

Cinco de Mayo


Sen. Kevin de Léon swipes at Trump's infamous Cinco de Mayo 'taco bowl' tweet

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - May 20, 2017
Sen. Kevin de Léon swipes at Trump's infamous Cinco de Mayo 'taco bowl' tweet. Latest updates. 2017 California Democratic Party convention California Democrats California in Congress. May 20, 2017, 11:17 p.m.. Rep. Maxine Waters was cut off while ...  

Hanukkah


The Real History Of Hanukkah Is More Complicated Than You Thought

Huffington PostHuffington Post - Dec 24, 2016
Jews celebrate Hanukkah for eight days to commemorate this miracle, lighting an additional candle on a special Hanukkah menorah ― or Hannukiah ― each night of the holiday. That is also why it is customary on Hanukkah to eat foods fried in oil, like ...  

St. Patricks Day


Fire Marshal: Smoking caused St. Patricks Day Fatal Fire in Bourne

Cape Cod TodayCape Cod Today - Apr 26, 2017
Smoking caused this fatal fire in Bourne, according to the State Fire Marshal. (Bourne Police photo). From the Office of the State Fire Marshal: State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey and Bourne Fire Chief Norman W. Sylvester Jr. said the cause of the ...  

Turkey Day


Rankin: Barlow, Hines drop Turkey Day ball

Montgomery AdvertiserMontgomery Advertiser - Apr 30, 2017
Picture this. Reggie Barlow leading Virginia State into ASU Stadium to face his former team in the Turkey Day Classic. Hear the mix of boos and cheers? Feel the anticipation? Hollywood can't write this script. You'd have the former coach coming back to ...  

Valentines Day


2 suspects arrested in Valentine's Day slaying in Arkansas | KATV

KATVKATV - Apr 27, 2017
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Police say two suspects have been arrested in a Valentine's Day fatal shooting in central Arkansas.North Little Rock police ...  

Birthday


Cancer-battling Bradley Lowery, 6, thanks supporters for all his birthday messages in heartwarming video filmed from ...

The SunThe Sun - May 18, 2017
In his message, which was posted on his Twitter page, Bradley said: “Thank you for all my birthday messages everyone.” He then gives a double thumbs up to the camera with a smile plastered across his face. Gemma and Carl Lowery also posted a message ...  

Housewarming Party


Video: Aston Martin's £65m housewarming party

Top GearTop Gear - Apr 25, 2017
Aston Martin has moved into its new factory at St Athan, Wales. Like any move, it's one deserving of a housewarming. Or so thought engineering boss Matt Becker and Aston works drivers Darren Turner and Nicki Thiim. With a wealth of Aston's delectable ...  

Labor Day


New Leadership Takes Reins For Labor Day Parade
The Newtown Bee - May 20, 2017

As leadership ramps up its work preparing for the Newtown's 56th Labor Day Parade, both a group of new organizers and its 2017 Grand Marshal Lee Paulsen were thankful. Ms Paulson, who heads up the FAITH Food Pantry — being celebrated with this ...  

Anzac Day


New Zealand national anthem missing from Anzac Day commemorations 'disrespectful'

ABC OnlineABC Online - May 17, 2017
Not playing the New Zealand national anthem Anzac Day commemoration is disrespectful to New Zealand soldiers, says a New Zealand expatriate living in Denmark, Western Australia. Bronwyn Wallace said she was distressed not to hear her country's ...  

Mardi Gras


Mardi Gras takes over Water Street - News - Journal Star

Peoria Journal StarPeoria Journal Star - May 14, 2017
PEORIA — People bustled about Water Street Saturday to celebrate the second annual Mardi Gras in May, the type of event vendor Dan Buchanan said Peoria ...  

Super Bowl


What Was Unusual About Tom Brady's Stolen Super Bowl Jersey? He Got It Back

New York TimesNew York Times - May 15, 2017
When a journalist and memorabilia collector from Mexico made off with the jersey Tom Brady wore in the New England Patriots' comeback win at the Super Bowl in Houston, it drew international attention as a brazen theft in the locker room at the sport's ...  

Santa Claus


First 'Drone Fest' Held in Santa Claus

Tristatehomepage.comTristatehomepage.com - May 14, 2017
The answer: Santa Claus, Indiana's first ever Drone Fest, a day dedicated to teaching people the latest drone laws, how to pilot a drone, and demonstrating the many benefits of an ever-evolving technology. "So we're utilizing this drone technology to ...  

 
 
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