Tag: memorial

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Comments | Random Sort Ascending
View:

Condoleezza Rice pokes fun at Democrats during Al Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner speech

27 Views0 Comments

Rice was honored as the Keynote Speaker at The 76th Annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner. While most of her speech revolved around honoring the Al Smith Foundation and its charitable acts, she also share...

‘I had no idea’: Mom finally meets officer who has been keeping her daughter’s memorial clean for years

21 Views0 Comments

Indianapolis Police Officer Jeff Stagg wasn't expecting any fanfare when he would stop to pick up trash and clear away the weeds around a roadside memorial for Shelby Smith -- he just didn't want the young woman, wh...

Families of Surfside collapsed condo victims urge site be made a memorial

8 Views0 Comments

The loved ones of people who died when a Surfside, Florida, condo building partially collapsed called on officials Thursday to make the site a memorial to victims. Ronit Felszer, who lost her son, Ilan Naibryf, 21,...

‘Tiger King’ star Jeff Lowe scraps memorial plans for Erik Cowie after remains claimed by family

24 Views0 Comments

Lowe previously had plans to claim his friend’s remains and spread them as part of a memorial service along with his favorite cat, who died recently as well. At the time, Lowe was looking into claiming Cowie’s remain...

Marine killed in Kabul suicide bombing honored in memorial at home

31 Views0 Comments

The coffin of Lance Cpl. Kareem Grant Nikoui, one of 13 American service members killed during the blasts, was laid out in Riverside, California, for family and those who wished to honor his service. A hear...

9/11 monument builder describes outpouring of support after vandal defaces memorial to Twin Towers

17 Views0 Comments

"We had spent probably the last month planning and building these towers, the memorial to show our community that we care, that we want to support those who lost their lives and those who gave their lives to save the...

Flight 93 Memorial ceremony marks 20 years after September 11 attacks

30 Views0 Comments

While the plane’s target is still not definitively known, it is believed that the terrorists were potentially targeting the White House or the U.S. Capitol. The passengers and crew had already begun their counteratta...

Police are investigating after flags at a 9/11 memorial were knocked over or broken

28 Views0 Comments

Police are investigating after some American flags placed at a 9/11 memorial in Boston were knocked over or damaged overnight. The Boston Police Department (BPD) told CNN they were called to the Public Garden on Thu...

Biden slammed for appearing to look at his watch during memorial service for dead marines

20 Views0 Comments

Biden met with the families of the troops killed in the attack, and he also attended the "dignified transfer" of the fallen troops, a military ritual of receiving the remains of those killed in foreign combat, while ...

9/11 memorial excludes first responders, survivors on 20th anniversary

27 Views0 Comments

A ceremony next month to honor those killed 20 years ago on Sept. 11 will be limited to family members of the fallen, after organizers decided first responders, survivors and others wouldn’t be invited to the milesto...

9/11 families tell Biden to stay away from memorial service if he doesn’t authorize release of records related to attacks

28 Views0 Comments

More than 1,600 people affected by the September 11 attacks are asking President Joe Biden to refrain from coming to Ground Zero to mark the 20th anniversary of the event unless he releases documents and information...

Army unveils memorial to a Black soldier lynched on military base 80 years ago

51 Views0 Comments

Pvt. Felix Hall was barely an adult when he was found hanging from a tree on a segregated army base in Georgia in 1941. His killers were never prosecuted but 80 years later, the US Army has unveiled a memorial to ho...

Mother holds vaccination drive at memorial for her 46-year-old son who died of Covid-19

134 Views0 Comments

After a Louisiana man who declined to be vaccinated died of Covid-19, his mother organized a vaccine drive at his memorial to help prevent the same outcome befalling other family and friends. Betty Antoine wanted to...

Army veteran surprised with service dog at 9/11 memorial in New York City

44 Views0 Comments

"It means a lot coming from my family and friends and everybody to support me," Jones told Fox News. "I don’t think it is going to sit with me until tonight until he’s cuddling with me."  Jones was deployed to fight ...

Washington’s newest memorial sees its first Fourth of July

19 Views0 Comments

It's a memorial Chief Spokesman for the National Park Service, Mike Litterst, says is fit for the man it was built for.  "This is a memorial grand in scale, but it's entirely befitting of a man like Eisenhower whose ...

A rainbow rose over the Pulse nightclub memorial on the fifth anniversary of the mass shooting at the Orlando venue

27 Views0 Comments

A symbol of hope in the form of a rainbow appeared over a remembrance ceremony to pay tribute to the 49 people who lost their lives during the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, five years ago...

« Prev