Labor Day

Watkins Glen businesses prepare for IndyCar-less 2018 season

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y.-- A fan favorite will be missing from Watkins Glen International's race lineup next year. Officials announced Thursday that the …

Motorsport

IndyCar dropping Watkins Glen is all too familiar for ‘rain races’

IndyCar will not be returning to Watkins Glen International in the 2018 season. Just ask New Hampshire Motor Speedway and NOLA Motorsports Park about …

Motorsport

When Is the Best Time to Buy Appliances?

Major home appliances are often expensive, but they can be more affordable at certain times of the year — especially around holidays. Before you buy …

Personal Finance

I Tried to Wake Up Early and Become a Morning Person

A Better Way<p>There's a Better Way to Tie Your Shoe<p>00:56<p>Here's a Better Way to Shower, According to Dermatologists<p>01:05<p>A Better Way to Clean: Use Vodka<p>00:36<p>A Better Way to Fall on Ice<p>00:36<p>A Better Way to Walk on Ice<p>00:41<p>3 Gadgets to Help You Wake Up Feeling Fully Charged<p>02:35<p>The iPhone: 3 New …

Entertainment

The calendar squeeze: A shorter school year? School on Jewish holidays?

School systems across Maryland are looking at stark choices as they draw up calendars for next school year. Spring break could be shortened. Time off on the Jewish holidays could be in jeopardy. Extra days of instruction could fall away.<p>In Montgomery County, with the state’s largest school system, …

Education

The end of baseball season is worse than Labor Day

Not long after Rico Petrocelli squeezed the final out, vanquishing the Minnesota Twins, we grabbed bars of Ivory soap from my mother’s bathroom …

Boston Red Sox

Will Portland replace The Glen on IndyCar calendar?

<i>ABOVE: CART Indy cars at Portland International Raceway in 1999.</i><br>The 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule isn't out yet but there's more than Mexico …

Watkins Glen International

Argonauts hope for good news on Woods

Linebacker Bear Woods hospitalized after undisclosed injury on eve of home date with Roughrideres, where Boatmen could wrap up home playoff date.

Canadian Football League

UK box office breaks a new record – at the same time as the US has a terrible year

*Grabs popcorn*<p>It turns out that the British public are still huge fans of going to the cinema, even if you do need to remortgage your home to get a …

Movies

Kitten Yoga Is Everything We Need Right Now

You might have heard of goat yoga and dog yoga, but this growing trend is probably the best iteration yet of the animals-plus-yoga theme: kitten yoga.<p>…

Cats

Auto sales rebound in September

<b>Updated</b><p>Automakers on Tuesday reported stronger U.S. sales in September, as the industry secured its first monthly gain of 2017.<p>Analysts expected to see an increase in sales last month with some help from Labor Day deals. Cooler demand has allowed inventory levels to grow, and automakers are leaning …

Business

Five dead on NSW roads over long weekend

NSW Police are disheartened that despite calling for caution five people died on the state's roads over the long weekend.

Weather

Argos resilience on display in comeback win

HAMILTON — All season long, the Argos have talked about their resilience.<p>It was on full display last night in Hamilton as the Argos rallied back from …

Canadian Football League

The US Economy is Failing

Do the Wall Street Journal’s editorial page editors read their own newspaper?The frontpage headline story for the Labor Day weekend was “Low Wage …

Liberal View

Kim Kardashian stuns in sexy white dress during LA outing, disproves fashion myth

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 06: Kim Kardashian attends the Tom Ford Spring/Summer 2018 Runway Show at Park Avenue Armory on September 6, 2017 in New …

Entertainment

Long weekend traffic delays on Illawarra, South Coast roads

UPDATES | Traffic is building on the regions' roads as people hit the road for a three-day weekend away.

Australian News

September Auto Sales Could Soar to New Highs

Strong Labor Day weekend sales and an uptick in demand from areas affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma will likely make September the strongest …

Investing

How I Learned to Surf in Bali

Tired of arranging accommodations for a week or so every summer, my parents decided to purchase one of those bungalows in 1995. They told my brother …

Culture

The New Balance 520 Triple White Let’s You Know It’s Okay To Wear White After Labor Day

Don’t wear White after Labor Day? The strict fashion rule appears to be a bit out of date nowadays. New rule: Wear what you like for as long as you …

Sneakers

Labor Day deals, post-hurricane demand to lift September auto sales: analysts

U.S. auto sales are seen rising in September, driven by Labor Day discounts and a spike in demand after two devastating hurricanes.<p>Forecasts point to a slight gain in new-vehicle sales this month, which would mark the first monthly increase of 2017. The sales pace has slowed this year amid waning …

Business

Stay alert: NSW drivers urged to slow down

NSW drivers are being urged to slow down over the Labour Day long weekend.<p>Double-demerit points will be in force for four days as NSW Police target …

Australian News

Gigi Hadid Just Nailed Wearing White After Labor Day in Plunging Gown

When you're throwing a party, it's best to make jaws drop when you enter the room.<p>Take Gigi Hadid for example, who was the belle of her own ball when …

Celebrity News

I-80 traffic in Berkeley comes to a crawl after big rig crash

A semi-trailer truck ran into traffic-safety barrels and overturned on eastbound Interstate 80 in Berkeley Wednesday, blocking two lanes and snarling the morning commute.<p>Reports of the big rig slamming into the sand-filled barrels on the right shoulder of I-80 just west of Gilman Street came in …

California Highway Patrol

Relationships are hard, but love is powerful

Angela Hunte understands.<p>Much of the soca world operates around a very specific, Carnival season-driven schedule. So this rare mid-year release from …

Music

The Cheapest Times To Buy Petrol This Long Weekend

Petrol prices are notorious for fluctuating wildly in the lead up to a long weekend. The "official" explanation is tied into the economics of supply …

Australia

The Booziest Days of Summer 2017 Will Surprise You [Infographic]

1 minute Read<p>As autumn temperatures (allegedly) cool the United States, we reflect on the previous season’s best and brightest drinking …

Wine & Spirits

This year's best bedding bargain is under $30

CLEVELAND, OH - Generally Labor Day is the top time to score bedding savings in addition to Black Friday. For the past two years though, retailers …

Shopping

UM vs. LSU football moved to Sunday night before Labor Day in 2018

Another University of Miami football game is being rescheduled – in 2018, not this season, and only by one day.<p>ESPN announced Monday that UM’s 2018 …

College Football

Candidates make final push in Louis-Hebert by-election

With one week to go until the by-election in the Quebec City riding of Louis-Hebert, candidates are making their final push to connect with …

Elections

13 Approved Ways to Embrace White —from Clothes to Home Design —After Labor Day

Clean, uplifting, and endlessly versatile, we have shades of white on constant rotation in our living spaces—and in our closets. Sartorially …

Clothing