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Live blog: Region remembers on Memorial Day 2015

On Memorial Day 2015, the D.C. region is remembering the brave men and women who lost their lives defending their country. Here's everything you need to know from road closures and parade routes to stories from veterans and surviving family members.

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Twister kills 13 in Mexico border city; 12 missing in Texas

A tornado raged through a city on the U.S.-Mexico border Monday, destroying homes, flinging cars like matchsticks and ripping an infant from its mother’s arms.

Biden reassures Iraqi prime minister of US support

The comments by Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of the Guard’s elite Quds unit, come just after U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter accused Iraqi forces of lacking the "will to fight" in an interview aired the day before.

The best summer cookout, drink recipes

Are you hungry for summer? We've got a round-up of some of the best recipes to keep you full and festive throughout the season.

Local prodigy takes court at French Open

Seventeen-year-old College Park product Frances Tiafoe takes on his first Grand Slam as a newly minted professional, tackling the clay at Roland Garros.

Fashion’s greatest hits, misses on the Cannes red carpet

Cannes’ red carpet can be as kind as it is cruel when it comes to fashion -- take a look at 68th Cannes Film Festival’s fashion hits and misses. (Photos)

Peeking into healthy brains to see if Alzheimer’s is brewing

Healthy seniors at risk of Alzheimer’s are letting scientists peek into their brains to see if another culprit is lurking.

A veteran salutes Memorial Day

More than summer road trips and barbecues, Memorial Day is a time to remember and honor. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey — a military veteran — reflects on serving at Arlington National Cemetery years ago.

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