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National Memorial Day Parade happening, rain or shine

An organizer calls the parade, which will step off at 2 p.m. on Constitution Avenue, at 7th Street Northwest, "a moving timeline of American military history," with reenactors from the American Revolution, War of 1812, Civil War and more.

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Obama marks Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery

In his remarks, Obama called for Americans to honor the families who lost loved ones and the battle buddies left behind.

French jihadi network that groomed Bataclan killer on trial

"We were had by smooth talk. Islam was used to trap me like a wolf," Karim Mohamed-Aggad told investigators.

Study: Race, disability significant factors in Va. school suspensions

"Suspension hurts everyone," said Angela Ciolfi, JustChildren's legal director and co-author of the report.

Five tips for an epic staycation

There are plenty of ways to have a fantastic staycation without camping in the backyard.

Striking Verizon workers to return Wednesday; deal inked

The Communications Workers of America and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers unions called the deal a victory for American workers.

Mars is at its closest Monday

The wild weather we had earlier in May has given way to occasionally clear skies so that we can see the Red Planet at its closest and brightest.

Memorial Day: A time to remember

It’s Memorial Day and Senior Correspondent Mike Causey shares the sentiments of a former fed about the true meaning of the holiday.

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