ZURICH—Following a massive U.S. Department of Justice indictment alleging that high-ranking members of the global soccer organization conducted widespread financial fraud, sources confirmed Thursday that underpaid migrant laborers are currently working roughly 18 hours a day preparing FIFA’s legal defense. Show More Summary
IndyCar will expand to include a new race in Boston for the 2016 season, the series’ governing body announced earlier this month. The first ever Indy race to be contested in the area will take place on September 4th (Labor Day weekend) on a 2.25-mile temporary street course consisting of 11 turns. Show More Summary
Santa Monica equals summer. From the Annenberg Beach House to the Promenade, it's not a matter of if Los Angelenos will visit Santa Monica between Memorial Day and Labor Day, but how many times. So let's get down to it, where shouldShow More Summary
The latest image to claim the title of the world’s largest photograph was a labor of love: It took 70,000 images, over 15 days of shooting, and in -14 degree weather. All told, the final panorama is 46 terabytes of icy blue beauty. Read more...
Via Gay Star News: Australian Opposition leader Bill Shorten has become the first leader of a major political party to put forward legislation to allow same-sex marriage in Australia just days after more members of the conservative wing of his party announced they now would vote in favor of marriage equality. Show More Summary
Every so often a meme hits the internet that makes you realize there are some really crafty people out there. Crafty people with a lot of time on their hands, and you get to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Over the Memorial Day weekend, #BeyonceAlwaysOnBeat became one of the most talked about and retweeted and shared memes.
One of the underappreciated benefits of the internet is that it is continually forcing us to relearn the lessons of the past. Take publishing, for instance. In the early days of blogging, there was a sense, shared by many, that online … Continue reading ?
Are you jealous of friends taking off early every Friday from Memorial Day to Labor Day? Don't be—note other ways to enjoy summer hours. You just suffered through a long, hot workweek. It's Friday during the summer. Should you stay at work or cut out early? Read Full Story
IndyCar Boston announced the Verizon IndyCar Series will host a race there over the Labor Day holiday in 2016, the first year of a four-year agreement. Continue reading IndyCar adds Boston race in 2016 IndyCar adds Boston race in 2016 originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 23 May 2015 17:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Taking Memorial Day as the unofficial start of summer and Labor Day as the unofficial end of it, this summer will be the longest permitted by those designations and the seven day week. Memorial Day falls on May 25 this year, the earliest date possible for the last Monday in May. Show More Summary
It's time to have fun with real food for the upcoming holiday weekend! This cute little idea would be great for Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, or just any old time you're feeling patriotic. :)
On Labor Day last year, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti went to a celebration in a park on the south end of the city and announced what he called “the largest anti-poverty program in the city’s history”: boosting the minimum wage to $13.25 per hour by 2017. It was an ambitious move for a town […]
Any plans for Labor Day Weekend next year? If you’re in Boston, those plans could include an IndyCar event on its streets. The Grand Prix of Boston will be held on an 11-turn 2.25-mile temporary street circuit around the Boston Convention Center, Boston.com reports. Show More Summary
INDYCAR PRESS RELEASE INDYCAR announced a five-year deal for the Verizon IndyCar Series to race in the South Boston Waterfront area, beginning on Labor Day weekend 2016. The Grand Prix of Boston from Sept. 2-4, 2016, will feature an 11-turn, 2.25-mile temporary street course that surrounds the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. The event marks [...]
SANTA BARBARA, May 21 (Reuters) - Cleanup crews labored through a third day to scoop up patches of crude oil from a pipeline spill that closed two California state beaches and fouled offshore waters, shattering an environmental balance that U.S. Show More Summary
The opening scenes of "Intrepido: A Lonely Hero" promise a sharp parable about workaday economic realities. As an under-the-table "fill-in" Italian laborer, moving from one temporary assignment to another in Milan, actor Antonio Albanese is an appealing chameleon with more than a touch of the wise...
SANTA BARBARA (Reuters) - Cleanup crews labored through a third day to scoop up patches of crude oil from a pipeline spill that closed two California state beaches and fouled offshore waters, shattering an environmental balance that U.S. Coast Guard officials said on Thursday may take months to restore.
IndyCar might be having a tumultuous few days before the Indy 500, but there is some good news coming from them: The series has just announced a brand new Labor Day weekend race in Boston starting next year. Read more...
Cleanup teams labored on Thursday for a third day to remove patches of crude petroleum that stained a California beach and fouled offshore waters from a pipeline rupture that may rank as the biggest oil spill to hit the Santa Barbara...Show More Summary
Cleanup teams labored on Thursday for a third day to remove patches of crude petroleum that stained a California beach and fouled offshore waters from a pipeline rupture that may rank as the biggest oil spill to hit the Santa Barbara coastline in more than four decades. Working around the clock,...