memorial day

Visitors gather on the beach Sunday, May 24, 2020, in Newport Beach, Calif., during the coronavirus outbreak. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Associated Press
May 26, 2020 - 9:26 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer in the U.S. meant big crowds at beaches and warnings from authorities Sunday about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules and risking a resurgence of the scourge that has killed nearly...
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WWJ News
May 25, 2020 - 5:10 pm
Metro Detroit's local Memorial Days traditions were cancelled or altered to accomodate social distancing, but the communities still found a way to remember fallen heroes.
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photo: Detroit Police
May 29, 2019 - 6:56 pm
The suspect was feeling the pressure after seeing his face in the news.
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In this May 6, 2019, photo, owner Ken Parker, displays a copy of an original telegram sent announcing fatalities of the Bedford Boys during an interview at a tribute center for the Bedford Boys in Bedford, Va. Twenty Bedford men were killed on D-Day. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
May 26, 2019 - 7:47 pm
Twenty men from Bedford or the surrounding area were killed on D-Day, June 6, 1944.
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May 24, 2019 - 4:30 pm
It's a special KNX In-Depth hour in celebration of Memorial Day Monday. They're veterans of combat in Iraq and the first Gulf War but now they crack jokes. They're stand-up comics who have served in various branches of the military and want to help fellow military soldiers get through trauma and...
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A shandy cocktail made with beer and lemonade
May 24, 2019 - 9:22 am
Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer (you sticklers will know that the actual start of summer is June 21). That means it’s time to start grilling and having a few cold ones while you do. But while you could have a regular old beer, you should feel free to gussy yours up a bit this...
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