Memorial Day
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6 months ago

Trump honors fallen service members in Memorial Day speech

President Donald Trump honored both fallen troops as well as service members currently fighting the coronavirus or what he called, "the invisible enemy."
6 months ago
Trump honors fallen service members in Memorial Day speech
6 months ago

Staying in? How to watch Memorial Day events being livestreamed this year

Here is how to watch some of the Memorial Day ceremonies and events being streamed online this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
6 months ago
How to watch Memorial Day events being livestreamed this year
6 months ago

VIRUS DIARY: A Memorial Day visit, altered but not stopped

I won’t be visiting Adam this Memorial Day weekend. COVID-19 is seeing to that.
6 months ago
6 months ago

Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings

In the Tampa area, the crowds were so big that authorities closed parking lots because they were full
6 months ago
Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings
6 months ago

Pandemic brings smaller, subdued Memorial Day observances

Americans settled for small processions and online tributes instead of parades Monday as they observed Memorial Day in the shadow of the cornavirus pandemic
6 months ago
6 months ago

Car convoys, small ceremonies mark Memorial Day in New York

New Yorkers are marking Memorial Day with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of parades, as those looking to honor fallen military members have to contend with coronavirus restrictions
6 months ago
Car convoys, small ceremonies to mark Memorial Day in NYC
6 months ago

How to score Memorial Day sales on items for home office, kitchen

"Good Housekeeping" style director Lori Bergamotto joins “GMA” with big bargains that can revamp your home office, upgrade your kitchen and help you have fun in the sun.
6 months ago
How to score Memorial Day sales on items for home office, kitchen
6 months ago

Memorial Day ceremonies begin

Heartfelt tributes are underway from coast to coast. ABC News' Trevor Ault reports.
6 months ago
Memorial Day ceremonies begin
6 months ago

Airports, roads less crowded this Memorial Day weekend

TSA says it screened nearly 350,000 passengers on May 22, the highest number of screenings since March 22, 2020, but still down 88% from this time last year.
6 months ago
Airports, roads less crowded this Memorial Day weekend
6 months ago

Military families share Memorial Day with nation mourning coronavirus losses

The president ordered flags to fly at half-staff to honor coronavirus victims as military families share Memorial Day with the nation.
6 months ago
Military families share Memorial Day with nation mourning coronavirus losses
6 months ago

What to shop for this Memorial Day

GMA’s Becky Worley shares tips on the best sales and discounts offered over the holiday weekend.
6 months ago
What to shop for this Memorial Day
6 months ago

Remembering our veterans on Memorial Day

Americans are finding new ways to honor service members during the coronavirus pandemic.
6 months ago
Remembering our veterans on Memorial Day
6 months ago

Americans flock to beaches and parks as states slowly reopen for Memorial Day

Health officials are concerned that reopening may cause a spike in coronavirus infections.
6 months ago
Americans flock to beaches and parks as states slowly reopen for Memorial Day
6 months ago

Is Memorial Day weekend a great time to buy a car?

Some dealers are offering unprecedented incentives including 0% financing for 6 to 7 years.
6 months ago
Is Memorial Day weekend a great time to buy a car?
6 months ago

Memorial Day grilling with ‘GMA’ resident chef, Michael Symon

Chef Michael Symon demonstrates how to prepare bacon cheddar smash burgers.
6 months ago
Memorial Day grilling with ‘GMA’ resident chef, Michael Symon
6 months ago

Big discounts for Memorial Day

Lori Bergamotto from "Good Housekeeping" gives tips on what to shop for this holiday weekend.
6 months ago
Big discounts for Memorial Day
6 months ago

National parks prepare for Memorial Day crowds

According to the Department of the Interior, Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest times of the year for U.S. national parks.
6 months ago
National parks prepare for Memorial Day crowds
6 months ago

How to stay safe with family, friends this holiday weekend

As summer kicks off with Memorial Day, a top infectious disease doctor shares the latest on how to navigate socializing at a distance and breaks down her summer safety checklist.
6 months ago
How to stay safe with family, friends this holiday weekend
6 months ago

Gas prices plunge to new low for Memorial Day weekend

The national average is $1.92 per gallon for gas, as cell phone data shows more people moving around the past couple weeks as states reopen.
6 months ago
Gas prices plunge to new low for Memorial Day weekend
6 months ago

Navigating Memorial Day discounts in a new age of shopping

ABC News’ Becky Worley looks at the retailers hoping to boost sales with discounts and what will be worth spending on vs. deals that could get better later in the year.
6 months ago
Navigating Memorial Day discounts in a new age of shopping
1 year ago

This nonprofit helps family, friends of veterans who die by suicide cope with loss

TAPS is a nonprofit that helps the family and friends of a service member who died by suicide cope and move forward.
1 year ago
This nonprofit helps family, friends of veterans who die by suicide cope with loss
2 years ago

Vice President Pence visits Arlington National Cemetery for Memorial Day observance

Vice President Mike Pence, acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford observed Memorial Day at Arlington.
2 years ago
Vice President Pence visits Arlington National Cemetery for Memorial Day observance
2 years ago
Here's what it's like to fly over New York in a WWII airplane
2 years ago

Fallen soldiers honored at monument

A soldier planted a flag at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington, Virginia.
2 years ago
Fallen soldiers honored at monument
2 years ago

The best secret summer sales this Memorial Day

ABC News' consumer correspondent Becky Worley breaks down the best bargains to look out for this Memorial Day.
2 years ago
The best secret summer sales this Memorial Day
2 years ago

What to expect over Memorial Day travel rush

ABC News' Erielle Reshef reports on when to expect the worst traffic and how to avoid it.
2 years ago
What to expect over Memorial Day travel rush
2 years ago

Hours before Memorial Day ride, Trump tweets Rolling Thunder will be back in 2020

Rolling Thunder organizers had said Sunday's ride in Washington would be their last, but Trump tweeted it will be back in 2020.
2 years ago
Hours before Memorial Day ride, Trump tweets Rolling Thunder will be back in 2020
2 years ago

Rolling Thunder will be back in 2020: Trump

The national ride started in 1988 and is a demonstration to bring attention to and demand accountability for prisoners of war and those who are missing in action.
2 years ago
Rolling Thunder will be back in 2020: Trump
2 years ago

Memorial Day Remembrance of those who have served and sacrificed

For Memorial Day weekend, "This Week" visits Arlington National Cemetery for the annual "Flags In" tradition by the Army's Old Guard.
2 years ago
Memorial Day Remembrance of those who have served and sacrificed
2 years ago

On Memorial Day, remembering 2 fallen heroes with 'Flags In' tradition

Maj. Von Jett made Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery his first stop. It's where service members who have died in the most recent wars are buried.
2 years ago
On Memorial Day, remembering 2 fallen heroes with 'Flags In' tradition
2 years ago

Last-minute Memorial Day sales

The holiday is one of the best times before summer to score deals on grills, appliances, mattresses and even discounted summer travel.
2 years ago
Last-minute Memorial Day sales
2 years ago

Rolling Thunder set to take final ride this Memorial Day weekend

Rolling Thunder set to take final ride this Memorial Day weekend. Historic parade comes to an end after lack of funding and claims of harassment.
2 years ago
Rolling Thunder set to take final ride this Memorial Day weekend
2 years ago

What to expect when hitting the road for Memorial Day

Nearly 43 million people will travel this holiday weekend, according to AAA estimates.
2 years ago
What to expect when hitting the road for Memorial Day
2 years ago

Ryan Scott demos the perfect Memorial Day sliders and hot dog recipe

The celebrity chef shares an original recipe that is sure to be a crowd-pleaser at any summer cookout, featuring "GMA" sponsor King's Hawaiian products.
2 years ago
Ryan Scott demos the perfect Memorial Day sliders and hot dog recipe
2 years ago

What to expect for Memorial Day travel

The latest details for the nearly 43 million Americans expected to hit the roads and the skies this holiday weekend.
2 years ago
What to expect for Memorial Day travel
2 years ago

How to save money at the pump over Memorial Day

Phone apps and tips like cleaning out your car can help drivers get the most out of every drop of gas.
2 years ago
How to save money at the pump over Memorial Day
2 years ago

Heavy storms may rain out Memorial Day Weekend plans

ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee tracks the latest storm system expected to bring heavy rain this holiday weekend.
2 years ago
Heavy storms may rain out Memorial Day Weekend plans
2 years ago

Best and worst times to hit the road this weekend

More than 36 million travelers are expected to hit the road for Memorial Day with some of the highest gas prices in recent holiday history.
2 years ago
Best and worst times to hit the road this weekend
2 years ago

Millions take to the skies for Memorial Day weekend

Airlines are expecting a nearly 4 percent increase in the number of overall flyers this summer.
2 years ago
Millions take to the skies for Memorial Day weekend
2 years ago

Americans share their patriotic acts this Memorial Day

A Seattle veteran has spent weeks and hours cleaning the headstones at a cemetery.
2 years ago
Americans share their patriotic acts this Memorial Day
2 years ago

Veteran has helped clean thousands of military headstones in honor of Memorial Day

A veteran in Seattle honors those who've died while serving in the military by cleaning the headstones at a cemetery.
2 years ago
Veteran has helped clean thousands of military headstones in honor of Memorial Day
2 years ago

On 'sacred soil,' Trump lauds those who've fallen in service

President Donald Trump paid a Memorial Day tribute at Arlington National Cemetery to those who have fallen in battle or while protecting a nation forever thankful for their selfless service.
2 years ago
On 'sacred soil,' Trump lauds those who've fallen in service
2 years ago

Veteran cleans fallen soldiers' headstones to honor Memorial Day

A Seattle, Washington, man along with other members of the American Legion Post 206, have cleaned thousands of headstones so far.
2 years ago
Veteran cleans fallen soldiers' headstones to honor Memorial Day
3 years ago

Best and worst times to travel on Memorial Day

The worst time to drive on Memorial Day is from noon to 2 p.m., according to the navigation site Waze.
3 years ago
Best and worst times to travel on Memorial Day
3 years ago

This Memorial Day weekend, honoring those who lost their lives in non-combat accidents

Fallen military service members who lost their lives in non-combat incidents are remembered by their families on "This Week."
3 years ago
This Memorial Day weekend, honoring those who lost their lives in non-combat accidents
3 years ago

All the best deals you need to know about for the holiday

ABC consumer correspondent Becky Worley breaks down some of the best Memorial Day weekend deals.
3 years ago
All the best deals you need to know about for the holiday
3 years ago

Food Network chef's top Memorial Day weekend BBQ party tips and recipes

Memorial Day Weekend is almost here - and nothing says summer like a block party with friends and family.
3 years ago
Food Network chef's top Memorial Day weekend BBQ party tips and recipes
3 years ago

Veteran has played 'Taps' on his trumpet every Memorial Day since 1956

91-year-old Elmer Hayes plays the 24-note soundtrack in remembrance of those who have died while serving the country.
3 years ago
Veteran has played 'Taps' on his trumpet every Memorial Day since 1956
3 years ago

Ponies running scared injure 3 in Wisconsin Memorial Day parade

The ponies may have been startled by fireworks, officials said.
3 years ago
Ponies running scared injure 3 in Wisconsin Memorial Day parade
3 years ago

Missing Marine laid to rest nearly 50 years after plane shot down in Vietnam War

Vietnam Veteran Lt. Billy Ryan was memorialized with full honors at Arlington National Cemetery after a nearly 50 year journey.
3 years ago
Missing Marine laid to rest nearly 50 years after plane shot down in Vietnam War