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NEW ORLEANS - The latest in the 10th anniversary commemorations of Hurricane Katrina (all times local):
- Japan says PM will not attend military parade in China Updated: Aug-24-15 3:16 am
TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will not attend a military parade in China next week to commemorate the end of World War II, the government's top spokesman said Monday.
- China ramping up publicity for upcoming military parade Updated: Aug-22-15 3:05 am
BEIJING - China is ramping up publicity for its upcoming massive military parade commemorating the end of World War II, but officials still aren't saying what other countries are taking part.
- Mom sues school, others after girl falls from parade float Updated: Aug-21-15 1:47 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - The mother of a girl who was injured when she fell from a parade float during homecoming in 2013 has filed a lawsuit claiming negligence by her daughter's tribal school, the police and others.
- S. Korea leader to attend China's celebrations of WWII end Updated: Aug-19-15 11:40 pm
SEOUL, South Korea - South Korean President Park Geun-hye will travel to China next month to attend a ceremony marking the anniversary of victory over Japan in World War II, her office said Thursday.
- Parade in Durango to celebrate re-opening of Animas River Updated: Aug-17-15 10:05 am
DURANGO, Colorado - Rafters and tubers as well as landlubbers are being invited to participate in a parade to celebrate the re-opening of the Animas River through Durango.
- Actors, politicians and bagpipes at NYC's India Day Parade Updated: Aug-16-15 5:31 pm
NEW YORK - New York's India Day Parade stepped off Sunday with a Scottish-style bagpipe band in kilts - flying an Indian flag.
- Concord, New Hampshire, wrapping up its 250th celebration Updated: Aug-16-15 9:26 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - The city of Concord, New Hampshire, is wrapping up its weeklong 250th anniversary celebration with a parade and a look back in time to when the Concord Coach was hauled by horses.
- Family known for building Carnival floats ends court feud Updated: Aug-15-15 3:20 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Members of a family known for building many of the lavish floats that roll through New Orleans during Carnival season have announced an end to a yearslong legal feud.
- Organizers plan for thousands visiting NC gay pride festival Updated: Aug-15-15 6:32 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Charlotte is flying the rainbow flag as tens of thousands of supporters attend the Queen City's annual gay pride festival and parade.
- Navy officers are Illinois State Fair parade grand marshals Updated: Aug-13-15 5:12 am
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Two U.S. Navy officers are serving as grand marshals for the Illinois State Fair Twilight Parade.
- Boat parade in Brazil protests pollution in Olympic venue Updated: Aug-08-15 3:30 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - At least 30 boats of all sizes paraded across Rio de Janeiro's Guanabara Bay on Saturday to protest contamination in the waters where sailing events will be held next year during the Olympic Games.
- Croatia celebrates independence while rival Serbs mourn Updated: Aug-04-15 3:14 pm
ZAGREB, Croatia - Tanks rumbled and soldiers marched as Croatia held a military parade Tuesday to mark the 20th anniversary of sealing its independence from Yugoslavia, while neighboring Serbia mourned victims of the military operation that marked the end of a four-year war.
- Group plans for Chicago Halloween parade Updated: Aug-04-15 4:53 am
CHICAGO - A new Chicago parade is in the works - one that'll happen at night.
- Event held in North Texas to recognize Vietnam veterans Updated: Aug-02-15 12:16 pm
WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas - Vietnam War veterans waved to friends and family along a parade route in a North Texas town as part of a belated welcome-home event.
- 'Downton Abbey' to get a float in the 2016 Rose Bowl parade Updated: Aug-01-15 11:28 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, California - Maggie Smith's character on "Downton Abbey" might find the pomp and circumstance uncomfortable, but the PBS show is getting its own float in the Rose Parade, two days before the premiere of its sixth and final season on Jan. 3.