There is some dispute on where the first Memorial Day – or Decoration Day – was observed, but it has been held to honor our nation’s fallen heroes since the 19th century. However, it wasn’t until 1971 that Memorial Day was declared a national holiday by an act of Congress, and moved to be celebrated annually on the last Monday in May. Find out the unique history of this All-American holiday.
Democrats in the U.S. Senate have enough votes to uphold a preserve the Iran nuclear deal, but U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is aiming for a higher goal.
Authorities believe they've recovered video that will help the investigation into who killed a Fox Lake police officer.
Brig. Gen. Ronald E. Paul of Springfield will serve as assistant adjutant general.
Edward Feser will serve as interim provost until someone is hired to permanently