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Four facts about the history of Memorial Day

At 11 a.m., the crowd shifted to the Veterans Memorial at Greenmount Cemetery, where speakers with the American Legion, the Vietnam Veterans Association and the Durango Chapter of The Knights of Columbus spoke. "Everyone is more in tune with veterans, more so than when I was in the service", he said. They went to ball games, picnics, concerts and festivals.



Portland mayor urges cancellation of Trump rally

Vice President Mike Pence echoed Trump's sentiment on Twitter. One of the young women who was targeted in the verbal assault by Christian thanked the two men who lost their lives helping her. As the girls prepared to leave the train, they turned and say the man stabbing people and they started running for their lives. According to her, she and her friend moved away from the suspect but he continued to approach and scream at them.



Memorial Day not about thanks, but remembrance

Memorial Day is being marked in North Dakota with the annual ceremony at the state Veterans Cemetery south of Mandan. "On Memorial Day, the veteran you're talking to may be going through a bit of melancholy remembering people who died over the years", says Navy veteran Luke Visconti, who also co-founded the website DiversityInc, which wrote about the subject recently.


President Trump: Kushner is doing a 'great job' for the country

President Trump: Kushner is doing a 'great job' for the country

In this May 23, 2017, photo, White House senior adviser Jared. The Washington Post reported Friday that Kushner had proposed establishing a secret communications channel with the Kremlin in a December meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak .


Portland MAX stabbing suspect made racial threats hours before slayings

Portland MAX stabbing suspect made racial threats hours before slayings

Police Sgt. Pete Simpson told CBS News that Christian attended a free speech march in April with a baseball bat to confront protesters but the bat was quickly confiscated by officers. Mangum said the man told them "to go back to Saudi Arabia" and told them to get out of "his country". Mr Christian, 35, is due to appear in court on Tuesday, charged with two counts of aggravated murder, attempted murder, intimidation and being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon.



Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications. I didn't realize the mix of medications had affected me so strongly. "I would like to a". and released on his own recognizance at 10:50 a.m. Woods said that "the long-term prognosis is positive" for a return to golf. In the blog discussing his surgery, he wrote last week that he "hadn't felt this good in years", but added: "I'm not looking ahead.