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by | May 30, 2017 | 15:23

CrossFit practitioners gathered at Decatur Memorial Hospital Sports Enhancement Center Monday morning to participate in the annual "Memorial Day Murph", a CrossFit exercise regimen named after Navy Lieutenant Michael Murphy. "We just knocked out a Memorial Day Murph workout", an out-of-breath Pratt said in an Instagram video. "So the actual workout itself was one of Michael Murphy's favorite workouts", said Jeremy Donais, who is co-owner of CrossFit Fargo.

by | May 30, 2017 | 14:45

That's down to less than one half of a percent today guaranteeing that more Americans really. Allison Jaslow is a former Army captain and Iraq War veteran. You can find them in 86 of the state's 88 counties. Some veterans say Memorial Day began to be watered down more than four decades ago when Congress changed the date from its traditional May 30 to the last Monday in May to give people a three-day weekend.

by | May 30, 2017 | 13:54

The Astros then scored 11 runs in the 8th inning alone. Frustration and elation marked the first game of the series. "It's embarrassing", Pressly said. But Peacock is making only his second start of the season, and he only went 4.5 innings in his first outing. "Putting him back in there, the hard conversation was more pull him out of the rotation, keeping him motivated, giving him a few things to work on in order to get back in the rotation".

by | May 30, 2017 | 13:28

He also was charged with misdemeanors: two counts of second-degree intimidation and a count of being a felon in possession of a restricted weapon, police said. Almost $1 million has been donated to multiple fundraisers in support of the victims of Friday's train stabbing in Portland, Oregon , and thousands of dollars continue to pour in every hour for the three men being described as "heroes ".

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:51

If I met Woods looking like he does in his mugshot I wouldn't know if I should give him a dollar or shoot him right between the eyes to put him out of his misery. PGA Tour spokesman Ty Votaw said the tour would have no comment. The 41-year-old golfer has won 14 major tournaments and 79 PGA Tour events - which is enough to rank him second on the list of all-time winningest golfers, The Associated Press reports - but his most recent major win came almost a decade ago, in 2008.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:52

Urbanski's lawyer, William C. Brennan, told the judge that "alcohol and substance abuse may have played a significant role in all of this". The Bowie State victim has been identified by family as 23-year-old Richard Collins III , who was commissioned into the U.S.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:11

The Polish-born academic was Carter's national security adviser during the Iranian hostage crisis. He served on numerous foreign policy boards and in similar think tanks after leaving the White House . The mission never reached the hostages, and eight servicemen died when their aircraft crashed. Brzezinski recently was a senior research professor of global relations at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced worldwide Studies and a counselor for the Center for Strategic and worldwide Studies.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:44

But with the Ariana Grande Manchester benefit gaining traction, and reports pointing to more concrete details regarding the concert, this underscores a key point Ariana made in yesterday's open letter - she's not willing to let such a hateful act divide her fans and the world in general.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:27

The Biloxi National Cemetery held their annual Memorial Day ceremony today at 9 a.m. And, people in Central Texas have a chance to pay their respects this Memorial Day as well. During the Vietnam War, he served in the United States Army. He sacrificed his life so she could live out the American dream. "Today is meant to honor their lives and all the lives given for our freedom".

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:26

Mayor Ted Wheeler said Monday that the community is sad and angry after the fatal stabbing of two men who confronted a man hurling racial slurs at two young women on a train, and that the rallies are inappropriate and could be risky. At one point, Christian blurts a racial epithet, according to the video from reporter Doug Brown of The Portland Mercury weekly newspaper show. A third victim, 21-year-old Micah David Cole-Fletcher, was treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:00

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 worldwide airports in the Middle East and Africa. The US Transportation Security Administration is testing tighter security requirements that require people bringing carry-on baggage to unpack it and separate out items such as food, paper and electronics.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:40

Rita Hickey walks through the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery after visiting the grave of her husband, Dan, following a Memorial Day ceremony in Boulder City on Monday, May 29, 2017. The Memorial Day ceremony was sponsored by the Beirut Memorial Chapter 642, Military Order of the Purple Heart, for the 9th year. "I struggle with the heartache of families whose loved ones never came home.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:25

In his speech before dozens of Muslim leaders who had gathered in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, President Donald Trump toned down his harsh rhetoric against Islam and urged the leaders to "drive out" Islamic extremists from their societies. His ambassador to Israel is a Zionist. Both sides have long since concluded that Iran is a common enemy and poses a real danger to their national security.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:32

Following a 149-year-old tradition that dates back to President Ulysses S. Grant, Trump began his first visit to the cemetery as president by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. In his first Memorial Day remarks as president, Trump told the stories of two soldiers who died in Afghanistan , Green Beret Capt. Andrew D. Byers of Colorado Springs and Christopher D.

by | May 30, 2017 | 12:08

Today's message from the speaker was not to forget the meaning of the holiday. "It's truly an honor to be here". GVMC Director Russell Feagin asked people to stop by headstones and read names out loud of veterans who served. Then, members of the Sons of the American Revolution gave a three-volley salute. A member of the marching band played Taps on the bugle. "I'm proud of all the young fellows and young ladies that are coming on and carrying on the torch", Richards said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:38

The attacker, 35-year-old Jeremy Joseph Christian of Portland , was arrested shortly after he left the train, police said. The mother of one of the girls who was allegedly harassed with racial slurs in Portland last week posted a video on social media thanking the two men who were fatally stabbed protecting her.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:41

Angel Sauls, left, helps her stepdaughter, Coco Douglas arrange a sign and some painted rocks she made for a memorial in Portland , Ore., on Saturday, May 27, 2017 , for two bystanders who were stabbed to death Friday while trying to stop a man who was yelling anti-Muslim slurs and acting aggressively toward two young women.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:39

Portland Police said one of the two young women on the train was wearing a hijab , head covering. Authorities said three men - Rick John Best, 53, Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, 23, and Micah David-Cole Fletcher, 21 - tried to defend Mangum and her friend before the incident turned fatal when Christian allegedly attacked the men with a knife.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:48

It's about the men and women who have given their lives for this country. At the Santa Fe National Cemetery, one of the oldest national cemeteries in the United States, many New Mexico families remembered their loved ones who served. It soothed the struggles I'd had with the loss of so many friends and teammates throughout this war. The Veterans Memorial Park of the Villages continued a 20-year tradition of holding Memorial Day ceremonies at the park in Spanish Springs on Monday morning.

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:04

Speaking of the attack Portland's Mayor Ted Wheeler said, " two men lost their lives and another was injured for doing the right thing, standing up for people they didn't know against hatred ". One neighbor, Kenny Jenkins, said he occasionally saw Christian riding his bike around the neighborhood. "So not specifically and exclusively anti-Muslim".

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:15

The New York Times and Washington Post said he wanted to use Russian facilities to avoid USA interception of discussions with Moscow. WASHINGTON ― The secretary of homeland security defended on Sunday reports that President Donald Trump's son-in-law and close adviser Jared Kushner discussed establishing a secret backchannel between Trump's transition team and Russian officials, claiming that it was "normal" and "acceptable".

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:53

The Gulf Coast city of Biloxi ordered that the state flag be removed from city government buildings last month because its corner is made up of the Confederate battle emblem of a red background with blue, starred bars. Oliver wrote in a Facebook post , which has since been removed. "Rep. Oliver's continued presence in the legislature would deter-and diminish any further progress among members", says MS Black Caucus Chairperson, Sonya Williams-Barnes.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:25

Our brothers in arms are here today with us. At least one account says freed slaves in Charleston, South Carolina were the first to mark the occasion, when they celebrated the end of the war in 1865. During the event, various groups presented wreaths, veterans shared their experiences of being in the line of duty, and one mother shared what it was like to lose her son to the Afghanistan War.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:54

Merkel is urging European Union nations to stick together in the face of new uncertainty over the United States and other challenges. Much is made of Merkel's near obsession with detail and political calculation. Chancellor Angela Merkel believes firmly in strong German-U.S. relations and is simply being honest with the United States when she flags up policy differences with Washington, her spokesman said on Monday.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:36

During a speech at the Democratic National Convention, Khan blasted then-candidate Trump for his proposed ban on Muslims and challenged him to read the Constitution . Their sacrifices and the sacrifices of the families and friends must have meaning, the general said. "Their stories are now woven into the soul of our nation, into the stars and stripes on our flag, and into the beating hearts of our great, great people", Mr.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:45

It was not until after World War I, however, that the day was expanded to honor those who have died in all American wars. "Well there's a saying that was said a long time ago, that the country that forgets the deceased Veterans will soon be forgotten and deceased itself", says retired Master Sergeant, Nelson Preston.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:57

Aerial footage shot from helicopters and shown on KARE-TV and WCCO-TV showed the trailer park in Wisconsin experienced significant damage. The National Weather Service in Norman was in Elk City surveying the damage to determine the category of Tuesday's tornado.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:10

Lieutenant Colonel Joshua Comstock, the keynote speaker, presented the Memorial Day address. "Since I lost my son, now I know what Memorial Day means", said Mable Harris. Staying in contact with people on the ground at the ceremony. One Navy veteran in attendance said being in the military was a part of his family legacy and Memorial Day is a very important day for him and his loved ones.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:35

Trump simply waved and walked off with Melania. "Any way that you can communicate with people, particularly organisations that are maybe not particularly friendly to us, is a good thing and, again, it comes back to whatever the communication is, comes back into the government and shared across the government".

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:03

To the world, the Polish-born Brzezinski was a steely, opinionated power in the Carter White House , from 1977 to 1981, who left a big footprint in world affairs. Brzezinski "graded" the foreign policies of the three presidents that followed Reagan, telling NPR that he would give George H.W. Bush a B, Bill Clinton a C and George W.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:49

A harrowing video, per KRON , captures the moment the boy catapulted from the Emerald Plunge . He immediately gets up and walks away. Smith said they are closing down three of the park's waterslides pending further inspection, but they do not have "an exact reason" for what made the boy fly off the slide.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:59

The courageous men and women who serve in the United States Armed Forces make the selfless decision every day to stand up for our nation's ideals and protect our freedoms. Now, they're being honored for their service to the nation. It soothed the struggles I'd had with the loss of so many friends and teammates throughout this war.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:32

The White House said Trump visited the gravesite of Robert Kelly , who was laid to rest in Section 60 . The younger Kelly was a Marine killed in Afghanistan in November 2010. Army bugler played taps just a few feet away. By the early 20th century, the holiday had evolved to honor all military members who died in service.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:31

President Trump on Friday congratulated body-slamming businessman Greg Gianforte on his special election win in Montana , making no mention of the victor's attack on a reporter earlier this week. The homepage for Gianforte's Congressional campaign. Gianforte's victory is a boost for Republicans, who are anxious Trump's political stumbles and increasing unpopularity may cost the party its House majority in 2018 elections.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:51

With Gustafsson's combinations scoring beautifully, it was no surprise that one of them put Teixeira on the deck 30 seconds into round three. In a statement after the fight, Gustafsson praised his latest opponent's durability. There's no doubt that Teixeira still hits like a truck, and that he's ridiculously unsafe on the ground as well. Gustafsson connected another right uppercut that snapped Teixeira's head back like a rubber band and the Swedish born light heavyweight followed up ...