Here's the Top Stories for Monday: President Trump at Arlington Cemetery on Memorial Day; Tiger Woods arrested on a DUI charge; Macron charges two Russian news agencies of publishing fake news, and rescue of a boy from an abandoned well in China.
"We only hope that every day we can prove worthy, not only of their sacrifice and service, but of the sacrifice made by the families and loved ones they left behind", Trump said. "We honor you and we pledge to you that we will always remember Robert and what he did for us".
Prior to giving a solemn speech in which he expressed the U.S.'s "boundless" gratitude for the ultimate sacrifice paid by Americans in defence of the United States, the national anthem was played. Andrew D. Byers, a Green Beret officer killed in action in Afghanistan past year.
The president spoke of the sacrifice of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly's family whose son Robert was killed in Afghanistan in 2010. Afterward, he visited a section of the cemetery where military members killed in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are buried.
Accompanied by Pence, Trump walked briefly among the white marble headstones and greeted families, including Brittany Jacobs and her 6-year-old son, Christian, who was dressed like a Marine. At the time, he did so alongside Vice President Mike Pence, who joined Trump at the ceremonies Monday morning. "While we can not know the extent of your pain, what we do know is that our gratitude to them and to you is boundless and undying-will always be there, Thank you", Trump said.
President Donald Trump will lay a memorial wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery during his first public appearance following his overseas trip.
Secretary Kelly's other son, Johnny, is getting ready for his fifth military deployment.
The president hailed Bob Dole, the former senator who suffered lifelong injuries in World War II and attended Monday's ceremony. And Kelly's son-in-law Jake is a wounded warrior.
"As we honor the fearless warriors who gave their lives for ours, spending their last moments on this earth in defense of this country and of its people, words can not measure the depth of their devotion, the purity of their love or the totality of their courage", Trump said.
The President's first Memorial Day address comes as his administration is pushing back against reports his son-in-law and senior advisor, Jared Kushner tried to set up secret communications with Russian Federation.
Trump's recognition of Gold Star families came nearly a year after he became embroiled in a running argument with the family of Capt. Humayun Khan, who died in Iraq.
"Honoring the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to America".
North Korea earlier said the missile it had tested on Sunday was a new type of rocket capable of carrying a large nuclear warhead. Council diplomats say the USA and China, the North's closest ally, have been working on a new sanctions resolution.
It's said that the plane was "One of the first Elvis owned... he spent hundreds of thousands modifying it". There are two other Elvis planes in existence; they're both at the Elvis Presley Museum in Memphis.
Saturday Night Live has had a ratings resurgence this year, with it having had it's best season numbers in the past two decades. Zamata was the first black woman to be a part of SNL's cast since Maya Rudolph left in 2007.
Crosby's goal in Wednesday's 5-1 loss was his first since scoring twice in Game 1 against the Washington Capitals on April 27. The TV cameras caught a frustrated Karlsson upset with centre Kyle Turris after a power play in the second. "It's not easy.
In his statement he the people of Mayo for their support. "He is best placed to bring Fine Gael into a new era". Votes by parliamentary party members (TDs, Senators and MEPs) have more weight than the other colleges.
Meanwhile, UP Cabinet Minister Siddharth Nath Singh said the government will not allow Rahul Gandhi to do a photo op in the state. The Saharanpur district authorities had yesterday refused permission to Gandhi to visit the strife-torn district.
Smith and his wife, Jewel, brought their daughter home after more than five months in the hospital following her premature birth. Coach Brad Stevens told the Boston Globe that forward Amir Johnson has a sprained right shoulder and is questionable for Game 4.
Location-based stories allow users to add posts from their stories to neaby locations, according to Business Insider . I got a story ring at the top of the search results page for NY and Boston, for example, but not Portland, Maine.
Dixon invovled in scary crash
We're yet to hear from Dixon, but Howard feels very bad about what happened and that his incident took out another vehicle . The red flag was waived bringing a temporary stop the race because of a hole made in the safety fencing.
Trump delays decision on Paris climate accord
German chancellor Angela Merkel said: "We put forward very many arguments". "We have been gone for close to nine days". The G7 leaders have agreed to keep fighting protectionism, a win for the six countries that had been pushing U.S.
Republicans are scared about the Montana special election
Revelations that Gianforte said he was "thankful" for the bill on a private conference call proved a fundraising boon for Quist. He and others at the event, say they're concerned about this country. "If he doesn't win, it's all for naught", he said.
Softbank fund gets major lift
SoftBank invested $5 billion into the Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing last month in the largest-ever venture fundraising. President Donald Trump and pledged to invest $50 billion in the U.S. with the goal of creating 50,000 new jobs.
Predators left surprised, determined by Johansen's injury
Rinne has shut these Ducks down twice in the last three games and is fresh off possibly his best performance of the playoffs yet. But they won't get any sympathy from Ducks head coach Randy Carlyle, who said injuries are "part of life in the playoffs".
American King Arthur fights to big screen
Ritchie is back this year with King Arthur: Legends of The Sword; a re-imagining of the King Arthur legend from Warner Bros. Needless to say, we are absolutely thrilled at the prospect of a musical done in that high energy, frenetic Ritchie style.