Memorial Day Weekend

Eddie Johnson, left, speaks after being sworn in as the new Chicago police superintendent in Chicago in April. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

US cities see unexplained rise in violent crimes this year

CHICAGO — Violent crimes — from homicides and rapes to robberies —…

 

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To ease traffic terror, Golden Gate Bridge parking closed Memorial Day weekend

Local transit agencies and others will close parking lots at both ends…

 

Three knife attacks usher in Memorial Day weekend

Three people were slashed or stabbed during the first two hours of…