President marks Memorial Day

A somber speech at Arlington National Cemetery honors “the lives and deeds of America’s greatest heroes,” contrasting with an earlier, self-congratulatory tweet in which he said fallen soldiers would be “proud at how well our country is doing today.”

Hope for North Korea summit

U.S. officials spend the weekend meeting with counterparts in North Korea to discuss ways to make a summit between Trump and the North’s Kim Jong Un happen.

Storm Alberto makes landfall

Alberto lashes the Gulf Coast with heavy rain, flash floods, and dangerous surf, and might spawn tornadoes.

Ebola vaccinations underway

Officials begin vaccinating health workers and others in Bikoro, where Congo’s current Ebola outbreak was first declared at the beginning of May.

Lava flows over power plant wells

Lava from the Kilauea volcano oozes over two wells at a geothermal power plant on Hawaii’s Big Island but then stops. Officials say there was no release of any dangerous hydrogen sulfide gas as was previously feared.

Starbucks to close for training

Starbucks, trying to put to rest an outcry over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores, is closing 8,000 stores for anti-bias training.