TROY, New York (Reuters) - Stars cut from worn-out U.S. flags will be handed out on Memorial Day to men and women in the military and veterans as part of a campaign called Stars For Our Troops that recognizes service to country. Full story
Millions of Americans who hit the road this Memorial Day weekend are taking a risk by using the tens of thousands of bridges and roads in critical need of repair. And what are the Republicans doing about it? Watch "The Ed Show" weekends at 5pET/4pCT/3pMT/2pPT on MSNBC! Full story
Memorial Day weekend is supposed to mark the beginning of barbecues and sunbathing, but some parts of the country are expecting chilly winter weather, with up to six inches of snow possible in the Northeast. TODAY’s Dylan Dreyer reports.
Those who lost their lives in service to their country are honored during both private and public moments.
Boy Scouts of America troop members attend a Memorial Day weekend commemorative event in Los Angeles, California, in this May 25, 2013 file photo. To match Special Report BOYSCOUTS-FINANCES/ REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY BUSINESS)
Memorial Day fireworks explode over a house damaged by the May 20 afternoon tornado in Moore, Oklahoma May 26, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
U.S. President Barack Obama makes remarks during Memorial Day observances at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, May 27, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst