by | May 31, 2017 | 07:46

After World War I, it was extended to include all men and women who died in any war or military action. An article excerpted and linked after the jump laments how Americans have tended to forget what Memorial Day means. Memorial Day is an annual monument to those that lost their lives while serving. But of course, we want to honor the true meaning of the day, and it's within that spirit that News19 joins everyone across the nation in recognizing the sacrifice of America's fighting ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:39

His mother was in the auto with him and gave him some motherly advice: "My mom, she's looking at me and she just says, 'Take it up to 88, let's do it", White said. "I thought he was going to give me a warning until he came back and said I got to do my job". Unfortunately for one Back to the Future superfan, the cops also have a procedure when the extinct auto hits that mark.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:37

Jeremy Joseph Christian, the suspect who stabbed two people to death and injured another last Friday on a crowded transit train, was arraigned in Multnomah County Court in US state of OR on Tuesday. They fearlessly risked their lives for two young women who were threatened by an act of bigotry & terror. Then she prayed Namkai-Meche as she watched Fletcher, the third victim, stumbling off the train holding his neck.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:35

North Korea said "the USA and its followers are seriously mistaken" if they think North Korea will back down. The test, set to take place over the Pacific, comes after a series of successful missile tests by the communist North that demonstrated steady progress in its pursuit of various types of missiles, including a nuclear-tipped ICBM capable of reaching the U.S.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:28

We will be live streaming the meeting at 11:30 am. The proposed budget would raise tuition by 5.4%, meaning residents would have to pay $12.25 more per credit hour and non-residents would have to pay $38.25 more, this comes down to about $360-$1,100 more per year.

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:26

But take note that the odds of the particular player will go down when his team closes in for the win. The Warriors came up short a year ago. But should they be? "It's tough to say that we didn't expect it; we knew they'd be right there".

by | May 31, 2017 | 07:19

Considering this year's theme, the library is partnering with the Jackson County Animal Shelter to foster community awareness that will take action toward a better world. The library has formed partnerships with the Houston Astros Foundation, Texas RoadHouse, Whataburger, Home Depot and the Brazoria County Library System Foundation - all of which have provided prizes or programs for kids.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:47

Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez pulled over a 1997 Oldsmobile on the evening of July 6, 2016. Castile's vehicle also had a broken brake light. Yanez is charged with second degree manslaughter in the shooting death of 32-year old Philando Castile during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights last July.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:33

Even when a moment created to affirm some of America's basic principles is dangled before him, President Donald Trump has a way of batting it aside. "Two percent is the bare minimum for confronting today's very real and very vicious threats", Trump said, adding that if North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries made their full and complete contributions, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation would be stronger than it is today, particularly from the threat of terrorism.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:15

Rice had an airsoft pellet gun with its orange tip removed when Loehmann shot him November 22, 2014 outside Cudell Recreation Center. His killing has also been cited as one of the police killings that resulted in the strengthening of the "Black Lives Matter" movement.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:15

But don't worry, while you won't have free speech in Portland, there's plenty of pot . The rally is set to be held at the Terry D. Schrunk Plaza directly across from Portland City Hall. But Wheeler also noted that the free speech rally received a permit to use Portland's Shrunk Plaza, which is owned by the federal government. The ACLU of OR posted more about their opinion on Twitter.

by | May 31, 2017 | 06:01

This image taken from the Twitter feed of Ariana Grande on Tuesday May 23, 2017, shows the message from Ariana Grande after the fatal explosion at her concert in Manchester , England. U.S. pop star Ariana Grande will return to Manchester on Sunday to headline a star-studded concert in memory of the victims of the attack on her show, her publicist said Tuesday.

by | May 31, 2017 | 05:53

She spelled that word correctly at the state bee earlier this year. He finished second in the North South Foundation spelling bee , conducted by a foundation that hosts competitions for Indian-Americans in a variety of fields. This year, the top spellers will take another written test that will be used as a tiebreaker if necessary. Even if one of the favorites ends up winning, the bee still has plenty of surprises.

by | May 31, 2017 | 05:25

Merkel on Monday repeated nearly word for word her message from Sunday, when she told her Bavarian conservative allies in a packed Munich beer tent that "we Europeans must really take our fate into our own hands ". "They get along very well", said Spicer. Germany's foreign minister and vice chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, accused President Donald Trump of putting peace in Europe at risk Monday by "moving away from Western ideas".

by | May 31, 2017 | 05:27

Pope Francis welcomed US President Donald Trump at the Vatican , in a meeting that came against a backdrop of disagreements on a range of issues, including immigration, climate change and refugee policy. The US president was greeted by Archbishop Georg Ganswein, the head of the papal household, and escorted by the Swiss Guard to the offices of Pope Francis .

by | May 31, 2017 | 05:25

Instead, former Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake put up signs calling them propaganda created to falsify history and support racial intimidation. A commission appointed by previous Rawlings-Blake advised the city to remove the Lee, Jackson, and Taney monuments and place signs on the other two.

by | May 31, 2017 | 05:12

Consequently, anti-riot policemen at strategic locations and combat ready police teams were conspicuously seen around major markets in Enugu on Monday evening, the PUNCH reports . Egbeh said "security men did not see anybody on the street, so whom will they harass, we are not protesting on the street, everybody is sitting at home so there is nobody to harass intimidate or kill".

by | May 31, 2017 | 05:01

The U.S. Supreme Court today unanimously struck down a " provocation rule " of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, which said that police officers may be held liable when they seize someone using reasonable force after committing a separate Fourth Amendment violation that contributed to the need to use force.

by | May 31, 2017 | 04:58

OH sends such people a notice asking them to verify their eligibility; if they don't respond. He said the state's practices ensure the integrity of Ohio's voter rolls. OH says the issue has broader implications, pointing to a brief filed in support of the appeal by 15 other states. OH officials argued that canceling registrations for voters deemed inactive for six years helped clear from voting rolls those who had moved away or died.

by | May 31, 2017 | 04:57

Despite a story on TMZ that said Woods was driving his 2015 Mercedes-Benz "erratically" and smelled of alcohol , the police report says he was found in his stopped vehicle and smelled of nothing at all. Woods' arrangement in a Palm Beach County court will take place on July 5. "I would like to apologise with all my heart to my family, friends and the fans".

by | May 31, 2017 | 04:54

Franklin County Coroner Dan Blasdel told InsideEdition.com the man's identity would not be publicly released at the request of his parents. "Even for prepared divers, it can be risky". Franklin County Sheriff's officers reported the man was taking a photo with his girlfriend when he slipped, fell 40 feet and into the Palouse River above the falls, which are prized as the state waterfall.

by | May 31, 2017 | 04:45

Saturday, and Friday's winners play at 7 p.m. Saturday. "Probably about as good a regional as there is out there", Van Horn said of one through four parity. "We're thrilled that we get to play together. And now that we're in the postseason, I think we're going to continue to ride out this wave of momentum".

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:07

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler speak at a news conference after a man fatally stabbed two men Friday on a light-rail train when they tried to stop him from yelling anti-Muslim slurs at two young women, one of whom was wearing a hijab , in Portland, Ore ., Saturday, May 27, 2017.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:02

The DHS announced, earlier in March, ban on all gadgets larger than a smartphone, which include laptops and iPads, on direct flights between the United States and 10 global airports in the Middle East and Africa. Among the enhanced security measures will likely be tighter screening of carry-on items to allow Transport Security Administration agents to discern problematic items in tightly stuffed bags.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:58

On Memorial Day, we salute the men and women who died while in the service to our country's armed forces. In Elko, Gil Hernandez of the Veterans of Foreign Wars led a ceremony at the cemetery in which the names of fallen soldiers from this area were read.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:53

Khamenei added that bastion of Islam Saudi Arabia is "cruel toward believers and kind toward pagans". I felt that he would dial back on his rhetoric of standing 100 percent behind whatever the Israelis chose to do in the occupied territories or moving the U.S.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:53

A moment of silence was held in Manchester Thursday morning for the victims. Of the 59 wounded, many were children under 16. The United Kingdom's terror threat level was raised to its highest level after the attack, and almost 1000 soldiers were deployed to help police monitor high-priority areas, particularly in London.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:46

In one of the annual rites of every presidency, Trump traveled the short distance over the Potomac River to Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia to honor the soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines who were killed in service to their country.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:34

Speaking while standing next to her brother's grave in Bushnell, Decker said she tries to honor Grater on more than just Memorial Day. "I always sat next to Dad", Rickets said of Korean War Army veteran John Westenbarger. The traditional role call of deceased veterans, decorating of the respective crosses, and a 21-gun salute was conducted in honor of those soldiers who gave their lives defending the United States .

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:32

H.R. McMaster, Trump's national security adviser, told reporters at the G7 Summit he wasn't concerned about the allegation, although he didn't say whether it was true or not. The Post reported that Kislyak was taken aback by the suggestion of allowing an American to use Russian communications gear at its embassy or consulate - a proposal that would have carried security risks for Moscow as well for as the Trump team.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:17

Over on Twitter , politics has confused the picture since some try to claim that Christian is a Donald Trump supporter. The attacks occurred hours before the start of Ramadan , a month-long Muslim holy period of fasting, prayer and charity.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:05

The police said that according to witnesses, a white male passenger riding an eastbound MAX train early Friday afternoon began yelling what "would best be characterized as hate speech toward a variety of ethnicities and religions". "Then they just all started arguing", Mangum told KOIN . Hillary Clinton, the Democratic candidate who lost to Trump in last year's election, on Sunday condemned the Portland train attack on her own Twitter account.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:01

On this ceremonious day, we remember the fallen, we pray for a lasting peace among nations, and we honor these guardians of our inalienable rights. Spelled out among the names of those killed or missing are 1,047 men and women from Washington state, 29 from the Tri-Cities.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:54

Trump had not previously commented on the matter. A teenager who was targeted by the man in the Portland train stabbings is asking for privacy and time to heal from the traumatic event. She said her friend is Muslim, but she's not. "Shining bright star I love you forever", she wrote . He was headed home on the MAX, to his family in Happy Valley.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:05

Trump's Sunday mini tweet storm represented a return to form for a president who largely refrained from tweeting anything provocative or controversial during his trip overseas last week. The disclosure of the back channel put White House advisers on the defensive, as Trump wrapped up his first foreign trip as president. "But for people associated with the campaign after that campaign has ended and where the Russians during that campaign were helping you, to try to establish a back channel ...