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Memorial Day Weekend

Lose the Last 10 Pounds by Memorial Day Weekend

Ramona Braganza | Posted 06.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Ramona Braganza

If you are like most people when it comes to getting your bikini body ready for summer, you may be waiting until "crunch time." Well with Memorial Day weekend being less than five weeks away, I'm here to tell you that "crunch time" has officially arrived.

Memorial Day Photos From Around The Country

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 07.30.2011 | Politics

The tradition of Memorial Day began on May 30, 1868 to honor fallen soldiers during the Civil War. It was originally known as "Decoration Day" as grav...

Weekend Box Office: Hangover 2 Scores $86m, Kung Fu Panda 2 nets $47m Over Fri-Sun.

Scott Mendelson | Posted 07.29.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

It was close, but no cigar, as The Hangover 2 made a run for the R-rated opening weekend record. As it stands, the film pulled in $86.4 million over the Friday-Sunday frame.

How To Honor Fallen Soldiers This Memorial Day

Posted 07.29.2011 | Impact

As many of us excitedly look forward to gathering with friends and family and enjoying the long weekend, it's easy to lose sight of the significance o...

'Greater Love Has No One Than This': A Memorial Day Tribute

Maurice Possley | Posted 07.29.2011 | Religion
Maurice Possley

As I read the notices in the newspapers about the latest casualties in the "War on Terror," I cannot help but wonder about the children who someday will stand before a cross or memorial, as I did, and wonder.

WATCH: Barbecue Fail

Posted 07.29.2011 | Comedy

Since many of us will be firing up grills, smokers and barbecue pits this weekend, we thought it would be a public service to remind everyone of the f...

A Park in the Pacific: Escape Los Angeles to the Channel Islands

| Katie Bain | Posted 07.27.2011 | Los Angeles

Located off the coast of Ventura, the Channel Islands -- Anacapa, Santa Cruz, Santa Barbara, San Miguel and Santa Rosa -- compose Los Angeles’ close...

Epic Snowfall Throughout The West Disrupts Holiday Plans

AP | By STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 07.27.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Ski resorts are bustling with activity. A key highway into Yellowstone is closed because parts of the road have seen more than 25 feet of sn...

Memorial Day Weekend Guide

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 07.26.2011 | Denver

You have a three-day Memorial Day weekend ahead of you, and we have plenty of festivities to fill it. After a weekend of arts, music, tributes and rac...

Meat Advice From McCall's: What to Grill for Your Memorial Day BBQ

| Lien Ta | Posted 07.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Nathan McCall is a self-billed "glorified prep cook." He's your local butcher -- Mr. Los Feliz, if you will. He formerly answered to "Chef" at restaur...

Memorial Day Weekend: What To Do In Chicago

Time Out Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It's sunny and you (probably) have three days off work. What to do? Everything. Check out Time Out Chicago's guide to a memorable Memorial Day Wee...

Holiday Traffic Nightmare Begins Thursday Afternoon

The Expired Meter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Holiday traffic always sucks. But perhaps, this Memorial Day, it's going to be even more challenging than normal....

Rainy Day Salads

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

If you're stuck in the rainy city, like me, you just might be able to find someone (Fresh Direct) to deliver ingredients for this salad right to your door.

Striking a Spark on Memorial Day

Rick Allen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Allen

Strong post about mem day films, the day after mem day. -SH

Memorial Day: 60 Seconds of National Unity or Just Great Low Prices?

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

I'm suggesting that we take this holiday to it's next level, just like it's grown from Decorations Day, and use it as a single moment of connection for the whole country.

Memorial Day: How To Get Involved

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The meaning behind Memorial Day is often overshadowed by excitement for weekend vacations, barbecues and beach days. This year, take time to honor the...

Busy Memorial Day Weekend Makes For Travel Nightmare On Local Highways

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

It is expected to be a busier than usual Memorial Day weekend for travel in Southern California, and signs of this are have been evident on local road...

Your Memorial Weekend To-Do List

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

For the rest of the best in Los Angeles cultural happenings, check out Flavorpill LA ...

PHOTOS: The Obama Family In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Obama family arrived in Chicago Thursday evening and will spend Memorial Day weekend in their Kenwood home. First lady Michelle Obama, daughters...

Honoring our Veterans can Begin With Housing

Deborah De Santis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Deborah De Santis

Creating permanent supportive housing for veterans, utilizing "Housing First" and other models, is not only the smart thing to do, it's the right thing to do.

Ask Dr. Van Dahlen: How To Navigate Military Family Life Through The Deployment Cycle (LIVE EVENT)

Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Join Dr. Barbara van Dahlen Thursday at 2PM EST for an interactive Q&A session for military families and service members. Barbara Van Dahlen, founder...

Memorial Day and Our 'Hidden' Wars

Kenneth C. Davis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kenneth C. Davis

Memorial Day comes with dark news: the announcement that the United States military had surpassed more than 1,000 service members killed in Afghanistan since October 7, 2001.

Memorial Day Food Guide: Recipes, BBQ & Grilling Tips, Drinks, & More

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

For a smorgasbord of Memorial Day recipes, food, and drink ideas ideas, flip through the slideshow below. You'll find a host of recipes and ideas on a...

No Man Left Behind: Not Just an Expression

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Megan Smolenyak

This weekend, please take a moment to remember those who have served us, those who do so today, and those whose dedication in scouring the globe for our soldiers shows that "no man left behind" is far more than an expression.

Obamas In Chicago For Memorial Day Weekend

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to spend a long holiday weekend in Chicago. The White House says Obama and his family will travel to ...