Some gave all - Scott City home destroyed by fire - Python massage!

Some gave all - Scott City home destroyed by fire - Python massage!

Today, we honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Thank you to all those families of soldiers who have died.

President Barack Obama

, declaring the United States has reached "a pivotal moment" in Afghanistan with the end of war approaching.

The meaning of Memorial Day largely has been forgotten with time, as have the origins of what was once

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at Arlington National Cemetery.

Communities across the Heartland held ceremonies to honor our country's heroes.

to honor those soldiers that served our nation.

On this Memorial Day, we

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Imagine having a barbeque at your home, then walking to the back of your house to find it on fire. Now, a Scott City family is homeless.

Several homes in Cape Girardeau lost power early this morning after an unattended

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Check this out! Over the weekend, a YouTube user

slamming into a semi-truck in California. Don't worry, the drive made it out safely.

Three animal stories in the news -

, a bear in tree, and ducks crossing an interstate.

Christy Hendricks

Digital Content Director