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Trump honors fallen and families in Memorial Day address

Several events are planned throughout the area to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in service to the country . This year's theme for Charlottesvil...


Fallen soldiers honored in Hurley

This years' Memorial Day address was delivered by Dr. Rudy Valdez, 2017 Rockford Mayoral Candidate. And, people in Central Texas have a chance to pay their re...


Vietnam Veterans Celebrated at the National Mall on Monday

Signs of freedom and sacrifice were present in hundreds of American flags posted throughout downtown Columbus. People across the north country celebrated Memo...


Alligator found in bottom of Florida pool

She filmed as the rescue took place. The alligator will be relocated by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. An alligator chose to take a ...


Four facts about the history of Memorial Day

Over the years the day has also become a time when Americans spend time with their families as the summer travel season begins. Today, small towns and big...


WilCo veterans honor fallen friends on Memorial Day

Quoting Gen. George S. Patton, Copperas Cove Mayor Frank Seffrood said, "It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died". The guest speaker was Col. World ...


Deadly Storm Hits From Texas To The Great Lakes, Took 2 Lives

At least 25 other people were injured when a storm Tuesday leveled the Prairie Lake Estate Mobile Park near Chetek, Wisconsin , about 110 miles (180 kilometers...


Trump lays wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Bob Dole, who sat in the audience at Monday's ceremony, thanking him for his service in World War II. Andrew D. Byers, a Green Beret officer killed in action in...


Mother to victims: 'You will always be our hero'

The two men were killed after intervening. Jeremy Joseph Christian , 35, was being held in the Multnomah County Jail on suspicion of aggravated murder, attem...


Memorial Day: Show gratitude

Gen. John Logan, the head of the Grand Army of the Republic, an organization of Union veterans, called for the establishment of Decoration Day. Since Civil...


After Trump, Brexit, can't rely on US, Britain: Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her experience at recent worldwide summits featuring US President Donald Trump showed her Europe can't "completely" r...


Gov. Abbott to make decision on special session this week

A special session could last up to 30 days, and the governor can call back lawmakers as many times as he wants. Protesters briefly interrupted the House session...


MI5 was alerted to Abedi's extremist views at least three times

Thousands of Mancunians defied the nationwide terror threat to take part in the Great Manchester Run on Sunday, just a week after suicide bomber Salman Abed...


Fair weather forecast for much of Memorial Day

Highs will be in the middle 70s. Tuesday will be warm and dry with mostly cloudy skies and a high of 83. Storms should be out of here late tonight . A high...


Portland victims of white supremacist killer identified

Micah David-Cole Fletcher, 21, also was injured in the attack. Almost $1 million has been donated to multiple fundraisers in support of the victims of Friday...


North Korea rejects UNSC statement on its missile firing

In February past year, however, North Korea expelled the last remaining South Koreans from the Kaesong joint industrial park inside North Korea, following the S...


NCAA TRACK & FIELD: PSU's Barrett qualifies for nationals

Cunliffe is this year's NCAA indoor 60 champion. Fisher was sixth in the NCAA 5,000 as a freshman past year. Her teammate, graduate student Rebecca Mehra, also ...


JFK's life, legacy celebrated on centennial

A parade was held in Brookline near the home, where visitors were counting down to 3 p.m., the hour he was born. A memorial Mass will be held Monday morning f...


Kimi Raikkonen is a victim of the old Ferrari one-two

After the race, Vettel while talking to Sky Sports said, "Unbelievable - it was such an intense race". It would not be the first time Ferrari have secured...


EU, US hold 'robust' talks on possible airline laptop ban

In March, the USA authorities banned passengers on direct flights to the U.S. from 10 airports in eight countries from taking laptops, tablets and other elect...


Republican congressional candidate wins election after 'bodyslams' reporter

Gianforte will take the House seat vacated when Trump named Ryan Zinke as secretary of the interior. Gianforte reportedly " body slammed " Jacobs at the can...


Editorial, May 28, 2017: The true purpose of Memorial Day

So let us give thanks everyday as we remember what those courageous men and women did for us but especially for what our Savior, Jesus Christ, has given to us. ...


Kushner sought secret back channel with Russian Federation

Kelly made the comments on "This Week with George Stephanopoulos", and he reiterated them in two other appearances on Sunday morning news broadcasts. Mr Kush...


Pragmatist Trump leaves a mark on new boy Macron

At the Thursday summit, Trump shook Macron's hand intensely - and it prompted major social media scrutiny . Leaders of seven wealthy democracies have reached...


Tearfund 'disappointed' as Trump stalls on climate change deal

Paul Cook from Tearfund added: "This is a disappointing statement on climate change that does not go far enough in outlining how the G7 plans to meet the agre...


Supreme Court Tosses Out Two Gerrymandered North Carolina District Maps

Perez said . TOTENBERG: In addition to all the practical consequences that today's ruling could have for redistricting in North Carolina in 2018 and the re...


Gianforte Wins Montana Special Election Despite Assaulting Reporter

The altercation occurred when Jacobs tried to ask Gianforte about the CBO score of the Republicans' health care bill. Eventually, after Gianforte was charged w...


Bomber said to have told mother 'forgive me' before blast

His family has come under scrutiny, as well: Libya's RADA counterterrorism force issued a statement on Facebook saying it has arrested and interrogated Abedi'...


Wausau community comes together for Memorial Day parade to honor veterans

As dozens celebrate Memorial Day at the National Cemetery, some are taking a personal moment to say hello and thank you to their loved ones. "It's not about...


National Spelling Bee becoming easier to predict

Emelie Ojukwu is feeling pretty confident about competing in the Scripps National Spelling Bee this week in Washington, D.C. The family leaves Saturday on an al...


Kushner's Russian Federation ties are questioned

White House officials defended the concept of secret communications channels without commenting specifically on the Kushner case. "It is my opinion that numer...


Legion members, volunteers remember veterans who served their country

For the record, it was not until after World War I that the memorial tradition was enlarged to cover those who died in all American wars. That's it, pure and ...


Trump's trade rep brings 'America First' to APEC

The ministers said in a statement that they all agree on the importance of establishing a partnership like TPP, and mentioned their desire to include more cou...


For many, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Davis spent time this week cleaning up and placing flags on the graves of military veterans at Magnolia Cemetery in Meridian in preparation for Memorial Day M...


Trump ruffles feathers by calling Germans 'bad' _ on trade

President Trump took a dump on German auto manufacturers yesterday in what appeared to be an amplification of his January threat to impose a 35 percent tariff...