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Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Garner's mom, to attend George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis

Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Garner's mom, to attend George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis

Hundreds, including Rev. Al Sharpton and the mother of Eric Garner, are expected to attend a private memorial service in Minneapolis Thursday afternoon to hono [...]

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Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top cop tied to preoccupation with curbing overtime, alderman says

Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top cop tied to preoccupation with curbing overtime, alderman says

Ald. Chris Taliaferro, chairman of the Public Safety Committee, says CPD Supt. David Brown had "hundreds" fewer officers on the street over the holiday weekend [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top co...→

Memorial Day activities soldier on despite coronavirus concerns

Images show how concerns about COVID-19 have changed Memorial Day activities.

Read full article: Memorial Day activities soldier on despi...→
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WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son Won’t Stop Interrupting His Segment

WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son Won’t Stop Interrupting His Segment

By now every parent working from home knows that an interruption from the kids is a part of the daily schedule. One of NBC New York’s own was lucky an interrup [...]

Read full article: WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son ...→
Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

For the first time in more than two months, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden made an in-person appearance for Memorial Day.

Read full article: Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance...→
Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, busy bars and boardwalk shootings as Americans adapt to changing social distancing norms

Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, busy bars and boardwalk shootings as Americans adapt to changing social distancing norms

Mass gatherings and shootings marked the start of the Memorial Day holiday, as Americans and government officials tried to make sense of changing rules regardi [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, bus...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know about the holiday

Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know about the holiday

Five interesting things to consider while we pay our respects the men and women who died serving this country.

Read full article: Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know a...→
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Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans due to coronavirus

Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans due to coronavirus

Memorial Day has become even more heart-wrenching amid the coronavirus. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late military veterans have been l [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching f...→
  • #Memorial Day
How to participate in Steve Hartman's

How to participate in Steve Hartman's "Taps Across America"

Thousands of trumpet and bugle players will sound Taps from their porches on Memorial Day.

Read full article: How to participate in Steve Hartman's "T...→
VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day Boy Scout flag controversy

VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day Boy Scout flag controversy

Although this year traditions will be broken and grills turned off, Randy Reeves, the undersecretary for Memorial Affairs at the Department of Veterans Affairs [...]

Read full article: VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day...→
Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Summer Business Boom As Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Summer Business Boom As Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Closer trips in isolated suburban getaways is what travel industry experts expect this summer as people plan for holidays like Memorial Day.

Read full article: Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Su...→
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Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox told President Donald Trump during a Wednesday roundtable event that he hoped casinos on the Las Vegas strip would be reopened by [...]

Read full article: Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial...→
Memorial Day in Libertyville may come with virtual message

Memorial Day in Libertyville may come with virtual message

The Memorial Day parade and program in downtown Libertyville likely won't be held in the usual fashion this year.

Read full article: Memorial Day in Libertyville may come wi...→
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Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

A Memorial Day celebrant at bars and pool parties at popular Missouri tourist destination Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19, local health authori [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks H...→
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Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Willfully Ignorant Woman’ Kayleigh McEnany

Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Willfully Ignorant Woman’ Kayleigh McEnany

ABC's left-wing late-night host Jimmy Kimmel branded White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany a "willfully ignorant woman" after she mocked presumptive Dem [...]

Read full article: Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Wil...→
Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Memorial Day; WHO pauses hydroxy trials

Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Memorial Day; WHO pauses hydroxy trials

Americans commemorated a socially-distant Memorial Day on Monday due to the coronavirus pandemic. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late mil [...]

Read full article: Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Mem...→
  • #Memorial Day
A day to honor casualties of invisible enemy

A day to honor casualties of invisible enemy

Like every other aspect of our lives in this current coronavirus environment, Memorial Day has taken on an altered significance. Yes, Memorial Day provides a t [...]

Read full article: A day to honor casualties of invisible e...→
  • #Memorial Day
Medal of Honor recipient remembers sergeant major killed in Iraq: 'We were going to avenge that man'

Medal of Honor recipient remembers sergeant major killed in Iraq: 'We were going to avenge that man'

Medal of Honor recipient, former U.S. Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia said that Memorial Day is a time for him to take stock and consider whether he is living h [...]

Read full article: Medal of Honor recipient remembers serge...→

Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus | WTOP

At least 79 residents of a veterans home in Paramus, New Jersey, have died from COVID-19, making the state-run facility one of the nation’s worst hot spots for [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day even more poignant as veter...→
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Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Honor Him With Laughter, Not Tears,' Says Mother Of Fallen Soldier

Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Honor Him With Laughter, Not Tears,' Says Mother Of Fallen Soldier

Year after year for more than a decade, Gail Johnson has visited the Los Angeles National Cemetery to pay her respects to her son: a fallen soldier. But this w [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Hono...→
Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memorial Day

Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memorial Day

Education is a national security issue. This Memorial Day, teach your kids what Memorial Day is really all about. Teach them what it really means to be an Amer [...]

Read full article: Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memori...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day will be different this year, but the true meaning remains

Memorial Day will be different this year, but the true meaning remains

There will be no parades this year. No rifle salutes, no large gatherings to remember and honor the fallen. It will be a Memorial Day unlike any other. But may [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day will be different this year...→
  • #Memorial Day
Steny Hoyer: House will be in session after Memorial Day

Steny Hoyer: House will be in session after Memorial Day

The House will be in session after Memorial Day, Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer told members Friday night.

Read full article: Steny Hoyer: House will be in session af...→
Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst will celebrate Memorial Day with a "2020 Always Remember Memorial Day Convoy" featuring first-responder emergency vehicles and preselected special ser [...]

Read full article: Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'...→
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Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

It's meant to recognize the "high price transportation workers have paid in the construction and maintenance of Minnesota's transportation system."

Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial ...→
Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremont’s fallen a touching surprise

Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremont’s fallen a touching surprise

On Memorial Day, I took flowers to graves of family who served in the military at Fremont’s Irvington cemetery.

Read full article: Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremo...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day at Lindenhurst

Memorial Day at Lindenhurst

Please enjoy this brief video of the program held today at the Village of Lindenhurst Veterans Memorial where we honored our fallen brothers and sisters who pa [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day at Lindenhurst...→
  • #Memorial Day

Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memorial Day observances

Americans settled for small processions and online tributes instead of parades Monday as they observed Memorial Day in the shadow of the cornavirus pandemic, w [...]

Read full article: Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memoria...→
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Memorial Day: Trump thanks service members fighting 'invisible enemy' - Breitbart

Memorial Day: Trump thanks service members fighting 'invisible enemy' - Breitbart

May 25 (UPI) -- In Memorial Day remarks, President Donald Trump recognized members of the U.S. National Guard and armed services on the front lines of the

Read full article: Memorial Day: Trump thanks service membe...→
Memorial Day observances continue — ‘virtually speaking, that is’

Memorial Day observances continue — ‘virtually speaking, that is’

The online service on the Archdiocese of Chicago’s Catholic Cemeteries site, started with a simple message: "This Memorial Day, we can’t come together as usual [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day observances continue — ‘vir...→
  • #Memorial Day
Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Memorial Day in NYC

Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Memorial Day in NYC

Memorial Day in New York City is being marked with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of parades, as those looking to honor fallen military members have [...]

Read full article: Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Me...→
Solemn rituals remain but with new precautions at Arlington National Cemetery this Memorial Day | WTOP

Solemn rituals remain but with new precautions at Arlington National Cemetery this Memorial Day | WTOP

As the nation observes Memorial Day in the midst of a global pandemic, the hallowed grounds at Arlington National Cemetery are also adapting to the situation.

Read full article: Solemn rituals remain but with new preca...→
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Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Men and women who have served in the U.S. military have been busy brightening the lives Americans, according to the American Legion website.

Read full article: Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help ...→
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Memorial Day Warning: Officials to Watch For 'Flagrant Disregard' of Safety By Businesses - Times of San Diego

San Diego city leaders urged residents Friday to continue obeying orders regarding COVID-19 precautions during the Memorial Day weekend.

Read full article: Memorial Day Warning: Officials to Watch...→
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Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Memorial Day visit

Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Memorial Day visit

Baltimore’s mayor is urging President Trump to cancel a planned visit to the city to honor veterans on Memorial Day, saying the city is still under a stay-at-h [...]

Read full article: Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Me...→

Trump to mark Memorial Day at ceremony at Baltimore monument | WTOP

Many Americans may be staying in this Memorial Day weekend, but President Donald Trump is hitting the road, set to visit Baltimore’s Fort McHenry National Monu [...]

Read full article: Trump to mark Memorial Day at ceremony a...→
Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz details 'soft' reopening of beaches

Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz details 'soft' reopening of beaches

After New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy gave state beaches the green light to reopen by Memorial Day, Jersey Shore hot spots Seaside Heights and Point Pleasant will [...]

Read full article: Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz detail...→
As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For May 20 Reopening, Cuomo Says Tri-State Area 'Can't Align Every Action'

As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For May 20 Reopening, Cuomo Says Tri-State Area 'Can't Align Every Action'

Different northeast states are reopening in different ways. That could include New Jersey, with beaches open by Memorial Day.

Read full article: As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For Ma...→
Top public health expert says U.S. 'not out of the woods' in coronavirus pandemic

Top public health expert says U.S. 'not out of the woods' in coronavirus pandemic

Tom Inglesby, director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, said Sunday that the United States is “near the end of the beginning” of the coronaviru [...]

Read full article: Top public health expert says U.S. 'not ...→
Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Garner's mom, to attend George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis

Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Garner's mom, to attend George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis

Hundreds, including Rev. Al Sharpton and the mother of Eric Garner, are expected to attend a private memorial service in Minneapolis Thursday afternoon to hono [...]

Read full article: Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Ga...→
Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremont’s fallen a touching surprise

Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremont’s fallen a touching surprise

On Memorial Day, I took flowers to graves of family who served in the military at Fremont’s Irvington cemetery.

Read full article: Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremo...→
  • #Memorial Day
Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Willfully Ignorant Woman’ Kayleigh McEnany

Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Willfully Ignorant Woman’ Kayleigh McEnany

ABC's left-wing late-night host Jimmy Kimmel branded White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany a "willfully ignorant woman" after she mocked presumptive Dem [...]

Read full article: Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Wil...→

Memorial Day activities soldier on despite coronavirus concerns

Images show how concerns about COVID-19 have changed Memorial Day activities.

Read full article: Memorial Day activities soldier on despi...→
  • #Memorial Day

Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memorial Day observances

Americans settled for small processions and online tributes instead of parades Monday as they observed Memorial Day in the shadow of the cornavirus pandemic, w [...]

Read full article: Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memoria...→
  • #Memorial Day
A day to honor casualties of invisible enemy

A day to honor casualties of invisible enemy

Like every other aspect of our lives in this current coronavirus environment, Memorial Day has taken on an altered significance. Yes, Memorial Day provides a t [...]

Read full article: A day to honor casualties of invisible e...→
  • #Memorial Day
Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

For the first time in more than two months, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden made an in-person appearance for Memorial Day.

Read full article: Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance...→
Memorial Day observances continue — ‘virtually speaking, that is’

Memorial Day observances continue — ‘virtually speaking, that is’

The online service on the Archdiocese of Chicago’s Catholic Cemeteries site, started with a simple message: "This Memorial Day, we can’t come together as usual [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day observances continue — ‘vir...→
  • #Memorial Day
Solemn rituals remain but with new precautions at Arlington National Cemetery this Memorial Day | WTOP

Solemn rituals remain but with new precautions at Arlington National Cemetery this Memorial Day | WTOP

As the nation observes Memorial Day in the midst of a global pandemic, the hallowed grounds at Arlington National Cemetery are also adapting to the situation.

Read full article: Solemn rituals remain but with new preca...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans due to coronavirus

Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans due to coronavirus

Memorial Day has become even more heart-wrenching amid the coronavirus. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late military veterans have been l [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching f...→
  • #Memorial Day

Memorial Day Warning: Officials to Watch For 'Flagrant Disregard' of Safety By Businesses - Times of San Diego

San Diego city leaders urged residents Friday to continue obeying orders regarding COVID-19 precautions during the Memorial Day weekend.

Read full article: Memorial Day Warning: Officials to Watch...→
  • #Memorial Day
Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memorial Day

Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memorial Day

Education is a national security issue. This Memorial Day, teach your kids what Memorial Day is really all about. Teach them what it really means to be an Amer [...]

Read full article: Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memori...→
  • #Memorial Day
VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day Boy Scout flag controversy

VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day Boy Scout flag controversy

Although this year traditions will be broken and grills turned off, Randy Reeves, the undersecretary for Memorial Affairs at the Department of Veterans Affairs [...]

Read full article: VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day...→

Trump to mark Memorial Day at ceremony at Baltimore monument | WTOP

Many Americans may be staying in this Memorial Day weekend, but President Donald Trump is hitting the road, set to visit Baltimore’s Fort McHenry National Monu [...]

Read full article: Trump to mark Memorial Day at ceremony a...→
Steny Hoyer: House will be in session after Memorial Day

Steny Hoyer: House will be in session after Memorial Day

The House will be in session after Memorial Day, Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer told members Friday night.

Read full article: Steny Hoyer: House will be in session af...→
As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For May 20 Reopening, Cuomo Says Tri-State Area 'Can't Align Every Action'

As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For May 20 Reopening, Cuomo Says Tri-State Area 'Can't Align Every Action'

Different northeast states are reopening in different ways. That could include New Jersey, with beaches open by Memorial Day.

Read full article: As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For Ma...→
Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

It's meant to recognize the "high price transportation workers have paid in the construction and maintenance of Minnesota's transportation system."

Read full article: Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial ...→
Memorial Day in Libertyville may come with virtual message

Memorial Day in Libertyville may come with virtual message

The Memorial Day parade and program in downtown Libertyville likely won't be held in the usual fashion this year.

Read full article: Memorial Day in Libertyville may come wi...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

A Memorial Day celebrant at bars and pool parties at popular Missouri tourist destination Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19, local health authori [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks H...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top cop tied to preoccupation with curbing overtime, alderman says

Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top cop tied to preoccupation with curbing overtime, alderman says

Ald. Chris Taliaferro, chairman of the Public Safety Committee, says CPD Supt. David Brown had "hundreds" fewer officers on the street over the holiday weekend [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top co...→
Memorial Day at Lindenhurst

Memorial Day at Lindenhurst

Please enjoy this brief video of the program held today at the Village of Lindenhurst Veterans Memorial where we honored our fallen brothers and sisters who pa [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day at Lindenhurst...→
  • #Memorial Day
Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Memorial Day; WHO pauses hydroxy trials

Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Memorial Day; WHO pauses hydroxy trials

Americans commemorated a socially-distant Memorial Day on Monday due to the coronavirus pandemic. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late mil [...]

Read full article: Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Mem...→
  • #Memorial Day
WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son Won’t Stop Interrupting His Segment

WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son Won’t Stop Interrupting His Segment

By now every parent working from home knows that an interruption from the kids is a part of the daily schedule. One of NBC New York’s own was lucky an interrup [...]

Read full article: WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son ...→
Memorial Day: Trump thanks service members fighting 'invisible enemy' - Breitbart

Memorial Day: Trump thanks service members fighting 'invisible enemy' - Breitbart

May 25 (UPI) -- In Memorial Day remarks, President Donald Trump recognized members of the U.S. National Guard and armed services on the front lines of the

Read full article: Memorial Day: Trump thanks service membe...→
Medal of Honor recipient remembers sergeant major killed in Iraq: 'We were going to avenge that man'

Medal of Honor recipient remembers sergeant major killed in Iraq: 'We were going to avenge that man'

Medal of Honor recipient, former U.S. Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia said that Memorial Day is a time for him to take stock and consider whether he is living h [...]

Read full article: Medal of Honor recipient remembers serge...→
Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, busy bars and boardwalk shootings as Americans adapt to changing social distancing norms

Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, busy bars and boardwalk shootings as Americans adapt to changing social distancing norms

Mass gatherings and shootings marked the start of the Memorial Day holiday, as Americans and government officials tried to make sense of changing rules regardi [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, bus...→
  • #Memorial Day
Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Memorial Day in NYC

Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Memorial Day in NYC

Memorial Day in New York City is being marked with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of parades, as those looking to honor fallen military members have [...]

Read full article: Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Me...→

Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus | WTOP

At least 79 residents of a veterans home in Paramus, New Jersey, have died from COVID-19, making the state-run facility one of the nation’s worst hot spots for [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day even more poignant as veter...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know about the holiday

Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know about the holiday

Five interesting things to consider while we pay our respects the men and women who died serving this country.

Read full article: Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know a...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Men and women who have served in the U.S. military have been busy brightening the lives Americans, according to the American Legion website.

Read full article: Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help ...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Honor Him With Laughter, Not Tears,' Says Mother Of Fallen Soldier

Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Honor Him With Laughter, Not Tears,' Says Mother Of Fallen Soldier

Year after year for more than a decade, Gail Johnson has visited the Los Angeles National Cemetery to pay her respects to her son: a fallen soldier. But this w [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Hono...→
How to participate in Steve Hartman's

How to participate in Steve Hartman's "Taps Across America"

Thousands of trumpet and bugle players will sound Taps from their porches on Memorial Day.

Read full article: How to participate in Steve Hartman's "T...→
Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Memorial Day visit

Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Memorial Day visit

Baltimore’s mayor is urging President Trump to cancel a planned visit to the city to honor veterans on Memorial Day, saying the city is still under a stay-at-h [...]

Read full article: Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Me...→
Memorial Day will be different this year, but the true meaning remains

Memorial Day will be different this year, but the true meaning remains

There will be no parades this year. No rifle salutes, no large gatherings to remember and honor the fallen. It will be a Memorial Day unlike any other. But may [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day will be different this year...→
  • #Memorial Day
Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Summer Business Boom As Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Summer Business Boom As Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Closer trips in isolated suburban getaways is what travel industry experts expect this summer as people plan for holidays like Memorial Day.

Read full article: Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Su...→
  • #Memorial Day
Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz details 'soft' reopening of beaches

Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz details 'soft' reopening of beaches

After New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy gave state beaches the green light to reopen by Memorial Day, Jersey Shore hot spots Seaside Heights and Point Pleasant will [...]

Read full article: Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz detail...→
Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst will celebrate Memorial Day with a "2020 Always Remember Memorial Day Convoy" featuring first-responder emergency vehicles and preselected special ser [...]

Read full article: Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'...→
  • #Memorial Day
Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox told President Donald Trump during a Wednesday roundtable event that he hoped casinos on the Las Vegas strip would be reopened by [...]

Read full article: Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial...→
Top public health expert says U.S. 'not out of the woods' in coronavirus pandemic

Top public health expert says U.S. 'not out of the woods' in coronavirus pandemic

Tom Inglesby, director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, said Sunday that the United States is “near the end of the beginning” of the coronaviru [...]

Read full article: Top public health expert says U.S. 'not ...→
Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Garner's mom, to attend George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis

Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Garner's mom, to attend George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis

Hundreds, including Rev. Al Sharpton and the mother of Eric Garner, are expected to attend a private memorial service in Minneapolis Thursday afternoon to hono [...]

Read full article: Hundreds, including Al Sharpton, Eric Ga...→
Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks Has COVID-19

A Memorial Day celebrant at bars and pool parties at popular Missouri tourist destination Lake of the Ozarks tested positive for COVID-19, local health authori [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day Partyer at Lake of Ozarks H...→
  • #Memorial Day
Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremont’s fallen a touching surprise

Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremont’s fallen a touching surprise

On Memorial Day, I took flowers to graves of family who served in the military at Fremont’s Irvington cemetery.

Read full article: Coronavirus letter: Flags honoring Fremo...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top cop tied to preoccupation with curbing overtime, alderman says

Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top cop tied to preoccupation with curbing overtime, alderman says

Ald. Chris Taliaferro, chairman of the Public Safety Committee, says CPD Supt. David Brown had "hundreds" fewer officers on the street over the holiday weekend [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day ‘fail’ by city’s new top co...→
Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Willfully Ignorant Woman’ Kayleigh McEnany

Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Willfully Ignorant Woman’ Kayleigh McEnany

ABC's left-wing late-night host Jimmy Kimmel branded White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany a "willfully ignorant woman" after she mocked presumptive Dem [...]

Read full article: Jimmy Kimmel Defends Joe Biden from ‘Wil...→
Memorial Day at Lindenhurst

Memorial Day at Lindenhurst

Please enjoy this brief video of the program held today at the Village of Lindenhurst Veterans Memorial where we honored our fallen brothers and sisters who pa [...]

Read full article: Memorial Day at Lindenhurst...→
  • #Memorial Day

Memorial Day activities soldier on despite coronavirus concerns

Images show how concerns about COVID-19 have changed Memorial Day activities.

Read full article: Memorial Day activities soldier on despi...→
  • #Memorial Day
Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Memorial Day; WHO pauses hydroxy trials

Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Memorial Day; WHO pauses hydroxy trials

Americans commemorated a socially-distant Memorial Day on Monday due to the coronavirus pandemic. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late mil [...]

Read full article: Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Mem...→
  • #Memorial Day

Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memorial Day observances

Americans settled for small processions and online tributes instead of parades Monday as they observed Memorial Day in the shadow of the cornavirus pandemic, w [...]

Read full article: Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memoria...→
  • #Memorial Day
WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son Won’t Stop Interrupting His Segment

WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son Won’t Stop Interrupting His Segment

By now every parent working from home knows that an interruption from the kids is a part of the daily schedule. One of NBC New York’s own was lucky an interrup [...]

Read full article: WATCH: NBC New York Meteorologist’s Son ...→
A day to honor casualties of invisible enemy

A day to honor casualties of invisible enemy

Like every other aspect of our lives in this current coronavirus environment, Memorial Day has taken on an altered significance. Yes, Memorial Day provides a t [...]

Read full article: A day to honor casualties of invisible e...→
  • #Memorial Day
Memorial Day: Trump thanks service members fighting 'invisible enemy' - Breitbart

Memorial Day: Trump thanks service members fighting 'invisible enemy' - Breitbart

May 25 (UPI) -- In Memorial Day remarks, President Donald Trump recognized members of the U.S. National Guard and armed services on the front lines of the

Read full article: Memorial Day: Trump thanks service membe...→
Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

For the first time in more than two months, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden made an in-person appearance for Memorial Day.

Read full article: Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance...→
Medal of Honor recipient remembers sergeant major killed in Iraq: 'We were going to avenge that man'

Medal of Honor recipient remembers sergeant major killed in Iraq: 'We were going to avenge that man'

Medal of Honor recipient, former U.S. Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia said that Memorial Day is a time for him to take stock and consider whether he is living h [...]

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Memorial Day observances continue — ‘virtually speaking, that is’

Memorial Day observances continue — ‘virtually speaking, that is’

The online service on the Archdiocese of Chicago’s Catholic Cemeteries site, started with a simple message: "This Memorial Day, we can’t come together as usual [...]

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Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, busy bars and boardwalk shootings as Americans adapt to changing social distancing norms

Memorial Day sees MAGA boat parades, busy bars and boardwalk shootings as Americans adapt to changing social distancing norms

Mass gatherings and shootings marked the start of the Memorial Day holiday, as Americans and government officials tried to make sense of changing rules regardi [...]

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Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Memorial Day in NYC

Car Convoys, Small Ceremonies to Mark Memorial Day in NYC

Memorial Day in New York City is being marked with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of parades, as those looking to honor fallen military members have [...]

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Memorial Day even more poignant as veterans die from virus | WTOP

At least 79 residents of a veterans home in Paramus, New Jersey, have died from COVID-19, making the state-run facility one of the nation’s worst hot spots for [...]

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Solemn rituals remain but with new precautions at Arlington National Cemetery this Memorial Day | WTOP

Solemn rituals remain but with new precautions at Arlington National Cemetery this Memorial Day | WTOP

As the nation observes Memorial Day in the midst of a global pandemic, the hallowed grounds at Arlington National Cemetery are also adapting to the situation.

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Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know about the holiday

Memorial Day: 5 things you didn't know about the holiday

Five interesting things to consider while we pay our respects the men and women who died serving this country.

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Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Men and women who have served in the U.S. military have been busy brightening the lives Americans, according to the American Legion website.

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Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans due to coronavirus

Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans due to coronavirus

Memorial Day has become even more heart-wrenching amid the coronavirus. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late military veterans have been l [...]

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Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Honor Him With Laughter, Not Tears,' Says Mother Of Fallen Soldier

Memorial Day: 'He Told Me We Should Honor Him With Laughter, Not Tears,' Says Mother Of Fallen Soldier

Year after year for more than a decade, Gail Johnson has visited the Los Angeles National Cemetery to pay her respects to her son: a fallen soldier. But this w [...]

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Memorial Day Warning: Officials to Watch For 'Flagrant Disregard' of Safety By Businesses - Times of San Diego

San Diego city leaders urged residents Friday to continue obeying orders regarding COVID-19 precautions during the Memorial Day weekend.

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How to participate in Steve Hartman's

How to participate in Steve Hartman's "Taps Across America"

Thousands of trumpet and bugle players will sound Taps from their porches on Memorial Day.

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Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memorial Day

Value Our Freedoms Even More This Memorial Day

Education is a national security issue. This Memorial Day, teach your kids what Memorial Day is really all about. Teach them what it really means to be an Amer [...]

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Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Memorial Day visit

Baltimore mayor tells Trump to cancel Memorial Day visit

Baltimore’s mayor is urging President Trump to cancel a planned visit to the city to honor veterans on Memorial Day, saying the city is still under a stay-at-h [...]

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VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day Boy Scout flag controversy

VA undersecretary addresses Memorial Day Boy Scout flag controversy

Although this year traditions will be broken and grills turned off, Randy Reeves, the undersecretary for Memorial Affairs at the Department of Veterans Affairs [...]

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Memorial Day will be different this year, but the true meaning remains

Memorial Day will be different this year, but the true meaning remains

There will be no parades this year. No rifle salutes, no large gatherings to remember and honor the fallen. It will be a Memorial Day unlike any other. But may [...]

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Trump to mark Memorial Day at ceremony at Baltimore monument | WTOP

Many Americans may be staying in this Memorial Day weekend, but President Donald Trump is hitting the road, set to visit Baltimore’s Fort McHenry National Monu [...]

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Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Summer Business Boom As Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Vehicle Rental Companies Anticipating Summer Business Boom As Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Closer trips in isolated suburban getaways is what travel industry experts expect this summer as people plan for holidays like Memorial Day.

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Steny Hoyer: House will be in session after Memorial Day

Steny Hoyer: House will be in session after Memorial Day

The House will be in session after Memorial Day, Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer told members Friday night.

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Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz details 'soft' reopening of beaches

Seaside Heights Mayor Anthony Vaz details 'soft' reopening of beaches

After New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy gave state beaches the green light to reopen by Memorial Day, Jersey Shore hot spots Seaside Heights and Point Pleasant will [...]

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Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst planning Memorial Day 'convoy'

Elmhurst will celebrate Memorial Day with a "2020 Always Remember Memorial Day Convoy" featuring first-responder emergency vehicles and preselected special ser [...]

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As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For May 20 Reopening, Cuomo Says Tri-State Area 'Can't Align Every Action'

As Connecticut Businesses Prepare For May 20 Reopening, Cuomo Says Tri-State Area 'Can't Align Every Action'

Different northeast states are reopening in different ways. That could include New Jersey, with beaches open by Memorial Day.

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Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Las Vegas casinos could open by Memorial Day, Wynn Resorts CEO tells Trump

Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox told President Donald Trump during a Wednesday roundtable event that he hoped casinos on the Las Vegas strip would be reopened by [...]

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Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

Gov. Tim Walz Proclaims Worker Memorial Day In Minnesota On Tuesday

It's meant to recognize the "high price transportation workers have paid in the construction and maintenance of Minnesota's transportation system."

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Top public health expert says U.S. 'not out of the woods' in coronavirus pandemic

Top public health expert says U.S. 'not out of the woods' in coronavirus pandemic

Tom Inglesby, director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, said Sunday that the United States is “near the end of the beginning” of the coronaviru [...]

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Memorial Day in Libertyville may come with virtual message

Memorial Day in Libertyville may come with virtual message

The Memorial Day parade and program in downtown Libertyville likely won't be held in the usual fashion this year.

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