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Today, we remember and honor military veterans and all who died to keep America free.

Thank you to all who served and sacrificed everything in service to their country.

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On this Memorial Day, May 30, Americans grieve for the innocent lives lost in mass shootings across America.

In the most recent shootings, 21 lives were lost, including 19 children and 2 teachers, at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas. And 10 people were fatally shot at a supermarket in Buffalo, NY.

This Memorial Day weekend - Saturday, Sunday and Monday - there have been 11 more mass shootings around the US. We remember those fallen who were not drafted into the military.

On Saturday, Vice President Kamala Harris called for a ban on assault weapons to keep high-powered, military-style rifles out of the hands of young people with nothing to lose.

But many fear an assault rifle ban won't be enough to stop the bloodshed.

As you enjoy your cookout and family gathering in honor of our military veterans, take a moment to remember the innocent lives lost on American soil, and take a stand to stop the sale of assault rifles.

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Barack Obama is scaling back his 60th birthday bash amid surging Coronavirus Delta variant cases around the country.

The former U.S. President sparked outrage over plans for his huge 60th birthday bash with a guest list of 500 people and 200 workers at his beachfront Martha's Vineyard estate.

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Original plans called for a guest list of over 500 celebrities, politicians, professional athletes.

AXIOS reports that all attendees must be tested for COVID and be fully vaccinated, but face masks are not required.

But politicians, public figures, and social media users expressed outrage over news of the private bash.

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Many pointed out the hypocrisy of elites like Obama operating under a different set of rules than average Americans.

Attendance is now limited to 200 hundred family and close friends, according to a press release from his office.

Obama spokesperson Hannah Hankins said in a statement:

"This outdoor event was planned months ago in accordance with all public health guidelines and with COVID safeguards in place. Due to the new spread of the delta variant over the past week, the President and Mrs. Obama have decided to significantly scale back the event to include only family and close friends."

Obama turned 60 on Wednesday, Aug. 4.

Monore and Moroccan flying a kite

Multimedia mogul Nick Cannon shared a cute video of his son Moroccan, aka "Roc" explaining the facts of life to his sister, Monroe. Nick held a family get-together in his expansive backyard on Sunday. As the elders talked and ate BBQ, the 3-year-old twins flew Monroe's kite. Everything goes well until the string on Roe's kite breaks. That's when little Roc pleads his case, explaining that kites are supposed to fly, and that his sister shouldn't cry over lost kites because she's not a baby anymore.

“Roe kite gone, but Roe sad, but Roe never wanna share, but Roe keeps cry[ing], but Roe's not baby anymore…. "

Watch the videos after the break.

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