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Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

The elder Brzezinski was a Polish-American diplomat who had advised campaigns from Hubert Humphrey and Barack Obama. From 1977 to 1981, Brzezinski was national security adviser to Carter at a time when the Cold War with the former Soviet Union was in full swing.



Honoring veterans at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville

This year's theme for Charlottesville's Memorial Day ceremony highlights the difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day. A Vietnam War memorial in California was reopened to the public this Memorial Day. "It's very important to keep them in our hearts and minds". "As we honor the fallen heroes of the past, let us acknowledge the heroes of today", Mann said.


Hatred feared at rally

Hatred feared at rally

Cellphone video shows the suspect in the deadly stabbings of two men who intervened in an anti-Muslim rant against two young women on a Portland train going on a racist tirade a day earlier. Jeremy Joseph Christian, age 35, was booked into the Multnomah County Jail at 5:12aE on 5/27. Mangum told KPTV that she and her 17-year-old friend were riding the train when Christian started yelling at them.


5 dead, 44 injured in Chicago shootings over holiday weekend

5 dead, 44 injured in Chicago shootings over holiday weekend

They were both taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where their conditions were stabilized. The younger man was shot in the right knee, while the older man suffered a gunshot wound to the right leg. They took themselves to West Suburban Hospital. The 23-year-old was hit in his left leg and the 24-year-old was hit in his right wrist and bicep. The 15-year-old boy was killed about 6:30 p.m.


Highlights from in and around the world of Texas politics

Highlights from in and around the world of Texas politics

This bill still needs to be approved by the Senate before being passed to Gov. Greg Abbot. The CEOs of Google, Amazon, Apple and others expressed their concern over the potential enactment of a "discriminatory legislation" in a letter , addressed to Texas Governor Greg Abbott , dated May 27th.


Memorial Day: Lest we forget …

Memorial Day: Lest we forget …

Retired U.S. Army major Daniel Valle visited the memorial wall in honor of his cousin Manuel, who died in the Vietnam War due to a landmine. Memorial Day once struggled to keep its original meaning. We thought his comments are worth repeating because they reflect, probably, what so many of you think, have done or are doing. On behalf of America's federal workers - half of whom work directly with our nation's military - we salute our fallen heroes and thank the men and women who are now ...