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Dodge City Daily Globe - Dodge City, KS
  • This week: Will we finally see another Triple Crown winner?

  • Follow the link to see our look at what’s happening this week.

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  • Look ahead
    - Saturday is the Belmont Stakes, and I’ll Have Another has a chance to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978.
    - Tuesday is World Environment Day, a day designed to highlight environmental issues.
    - Also Tuesday is the anniversary of when presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy was shot by Sirhan Sirhan. Kennedy died the next day.
    - Wednesday is the anniversary of D-Day. Operation Overlord commenced with the landing of 155,000 Allied troops on the beaches of Normandy in France.
    - The big movies opening this week are “Prometheus,” R, a thriller from director Ridley Scott that stars Noomi Rapace, Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Fassbender and Charlize Theron; and “Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted,” a PG animated sequel that stars the voice talents of Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith, Chris Rock and David Schwimmer.
    - In music, expect new albums Tuesday from Alan Jackson, Bobby Brown, Eric Benet, Fear Factory, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Patti Smith and more.
    Gas price update
    - This week: $3.620
    - 1 week ago: $3.676
    - 1 month ago: $3.809
    - 1 year ago: $3.780
    - Record high: $4.114
    Video to note: Houston waiter gets $5,000 tip
    A longtime customer gave Gregory Rubar a $5,000 tip, with instructions to buy a car.
     
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