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Man holds American Flag high to honor fallen heroes for Memorial Day

Man holds American Flag high to honor fallen heroes for Memorial Day

Unlike Veterans Day , which honors the service of all US military veterans, Memorial Day is the day set aside to remember the men and women who died while serving. Of course, plenty of Americans alre...

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Fallen honored, memorial at annual Memorial Day ceremony

A group of Coloradans launched the idea seven years ago, but it stalled out for a few years because of funding. "As a Korean war hero veteran, I think it's exciting to see the change in our country ...

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To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost meaning

Memorial Day takes its roots mostly back to the American Civil War when it was first called Decoration Day . The Garner Memorial Day observance will begin at 1:30pm.at the Garner Veterans Me...

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Protest sparks lawmaker threats of gun violence

Protest sparks lawmaker threats of gun violence

At this point, Rinaldi says that Romero "physically assaulted" him, and that another Democratic lawmaker, Poncho Nevarez, threatened to "get" Rinaldi on his way to his auto. Rinaldi felt the need to b...

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Donald Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Jared Kushner reports

Donald Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Jared Kushner reports

In a statement later on Sunday night, carried by the New York Times , Trump praised Kushner and the work he has done in the White House . Mr. Trump said the massive tax cuts / reforms that he has ...

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Democrat on House Oversight Committee Wants Kushner's Security Clearance Suspended

Administration officials close to President Donald Trump have been pushing Kushner to step aside while the FBI investigates meetings that Kushner he had with Russian figures during the transition peri...

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Katy Perry, John Krasinski, Chris Pratt, and other stars celebrate Memorial Day

Katy Perry, John Krasinski, Chris Pratt, and other stars celebrate Memorial Day

For participants seeking an extra challenge, a 20-pound vest can be worn throughout the entire workout. With the spirit of Memorial Day, crossfit gyms across the nation are honoring our fallen heroe...

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Jared Kushner Didn't Suggest Russian Communications Channel in Meeting, Source Says

U.S. Representative Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said such secret channels may be used in situations including peace talks with the Taliban in Afghanistan or for ...

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Four facts about the history of Memorial Day

The AP says veterans groups aren't thrilled with Memorial Day always being a three-day weekend, triggering more leisure and recreation. It commemorates 75 years since the North Dakota Guard unit gai...

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Trump has 'total confidence' in son-in-law Kushner

Trump has 'total confidence' in son-in-law Kushner

And earlier this month, The Washington Post and The New York Times reported that Trump had revealed highly classified ISIS-related information to Russian officials during a meeting at the White ...

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President Trump finally says one thing about the Portland white supremacist attack

President Trump finally says one thing about the Portland white supremacist attack

A third man who confronted Christian, 21-year-old Micah David-Cole Fletcher, survived the attack. The stunned residents of Portland, Oregon have rallied around the families of two men who were bruta...

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Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

He recounted the stories of Green Beret Capt. Andrew D. Byers of Colorado Springs and Christopher D. Horton of the Oklahoma National Guard as Byers' tearful parents and Horton's emotional widow look...

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Tiger Woods arrested on drink-driving charge

The 14-time major champion was booked into the Palm Beach County jail on Monday at 7:18 am (1118 GMT) after he was arrested by police in Jupiter, Florida. Woods had only returned to competition, after...

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Authorities: Stabbing being probed as a possible hate crime

Authorities: Stabbing being probed as a possible hate crime

Police Chief Mitchell said Collins and his friends watched as Urbanski approached them. Special agent Gordon Johnson added that the Federal Bureau of Investigation would provide assistance "to eva...

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President Carter's national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski, has died

President Carter's national security adviser, Zbigniew Brzezinski, has died

From 1977 to 1981, Brzezinski was national security adviser to Carter at a time when the Cold War with the former Soviet Union was in full swing. The Iranian hostage crisis, which began in 1979, c...

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Ariana Grande Announces Benefit Concert To Take Place In Manchester

Ariana Grande Announces Benefit Concert To Take Place In Manchester

But a new report from TMZ now gives fans a clearer picture of what to look forward to and when the "star-studded" concert may be held. CNNMoney first reported on Tuesday that Grande would post...

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Veterans honored at Memorial Day ceremony in Boulder City

The state's official Memorial Day ceremony drew thousands to the military graveyard where almost 200,000 veterans and family members are buried. "It shouldn't be 'Happy Memorial Day, ' okay. "Armed ...

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Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

Mayor Ted Wheeler on Monday called on the federal government to revoke the permit for a rally set for Sunday, and to deny permission for a second rally on June 10. The article included video clips of ...

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America may ban laptops in cabin luggage of all global flights

In an interview with Fox News at the weekend, US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said that he would "raise the bar" on airline security measures. "The more you stuff in there, the less the ...

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Memorial Day Ceremony in Biloxi

At 10:30 a.m., Minneapolis is holding a Memorial Day ceremony at Lakewood Cemetery. The sounds were part of the annual ceremony at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery in Mandan. She said the Minnesot...

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Key photos from President Trump's first trip abroad

Key photos from President Trump's first trip abroad

Commentator Chemi Shalev wrote in Haaretz that the deal will give the Saudis a "hold" on Trump , "which means he won't be quick to cross them". It's a strategy that also comes with a new promise ...

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Trump tweets thanks to US service members

Veterans, families remember those who. "Today on Memorial Day we honor those who paid the ultimate price for me - for you and for the entire country that we live in", said Sallie A. "While we're a...

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Memorial Day in Minnesota: What to see, where to be

But the intent of Memorial Day is to be mindful of the sacrifice, paid in full, by some who served. "I've been to eight or 10 Memorial Day ceremonies here over the past few years, and I can say that...

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Traveling Vietnam Wall comes to Bisbee for Memorial Day

Army, who talked about the importance of this holiday. 2017 is the 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I. Canadian Lt. Col. John McCrae, who died in 1918 while serving on the Western...

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Republican says officials who took down Confederate monuments should be 'lynched'

Republican says officials who took down Confederate monuments should be 'lynched'

Oliver has not responded to the criticism of his post. These monuments purposefully celebrate a fictional, sanitized Confederacy; ignoring the death, ignoring the enslavement, and the terror that it...

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Remembering the fallen: Kokomo honors Memorial Day with ceremonies

In Arlington National Cemetery, President Trump laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and honored gold star moms. "We wouldn't be here without the veterans before me and the ones that'll be...

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Merkel warns against "simple answers" after Trump meetings

In video published by the Deutsche Welle news agency on Monday, a visibly angry Schulz can be seen railing against Trump, who he said "believed he could inflict humiliation in Brussels ". "Because ...

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Trump makes first visit as president to Arlington National Cemetery

The President expressed his nation's "boundless and undying" gratitude to the Americans who have fallen in battle and to the families they left behind. Trump's scheduled remarks at the wreath-laying c...

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Middle Georgians honor fallen veterans at Georgia Veteran Memorial Cemetery

And that is what American Legion Post 71 did today: A ceremony took place at the Jesse Lynch Memorial in North Augusta to honor our fallen heroes. Lieutenant Colonel Joshua Comstock, the keynote speak...

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Deadly Tornado Rips Through Barron County

Deadly Tornado Rips Through Barron County

He estimates the park had around 50 homes. Barron County sheriff's officials said 46-year-old Eric Gavin was killed by the tornado that destroyed the Prairie Lake Estates Mobile Home Park near Che...

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