Arlington National Cemetery

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Best Patriotic Ways To Celebrate Memorial Day

Families can preserve the sanctity of Memorial Day while maintaining hope for the future and joy in the present. No matter what state you call home, there are many ways to mark the day.


Soldiers arrive to plant flags at graves in Section 60, an area largely used for those who died while serving in the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, at Arlington National Cemetery May 24, 2012 in Washington, DC, ahead of Memorial Day to be marked on May 28, 2012.  Members of the US Army's Old Guard and others participated in the yearly event where small American flags are placed at over 220 thousand headstones in the cemetery reserved for members of the US military and those who served America.  (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Cape Girardeau Soldier Finally Gets Due Respect

A 95-year-old Cape Girardeau man who wanted his younger brother memorialized at Arlington National Cemetery has finally succeeded.


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McCaskill Going After Vet Vote

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is making a campaign issue out of her work on behalf of veterans.


McCaskill bill passes

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Legislation sponsored by Missouri Democrat Claire McCaskill has passed the U.S. Senate.


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