Yakima boy dies in ATV crash

    YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy from Yakima has died after crashing an ATV near the town of Tampico. Rescue crews responded around 3 …

South Umpqua River, undated (Oregon State University)

2 teen boys drown in South Umpqua River

The boys – 16-year-old Dustin Conopa and 17-year-old Froylan Carrion-Estrada – were among a group of teens who were daring each other to swi…

Park visitors walk by the statue of Union Army Maj. Gen. John A. Logan in Grant Park, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Chicago. Logan is known as the "Father of Memorial Day." (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)

‘Happy’ Memorial Day? Not for vets

“A day of mourning doesn’t square with ‘happy,'” instructor Joe Grimm said. “They’re thinking, ‘I’m still here. My day is coming in November…