Participating restaurants are honoring veterans and active duty service members by offering free meals, and there is evidence to indicate that current and former members of the military are taking them up on that offer.
Today millions of people around the world are offering a tribute to veterans and soldiers who lost their lives to war. On the 11th hour of the 11th minute, participants will take a moment of silence to honour fallen soldiers.
One of the best known cartoon cats, famous for being a bit cantankerous, extremely lazy and completely obsessed with food, may have stepped on some sensitive toes over a comic strip published on Veterans or Remembrance Day.
Depending where you live in the world, today is an important day for veterans and soldiers. As Remembrance Day is celebrated around the globe, millions are stopping in a moment of silence to remember fallen soldiers.
In a follow up to the arrest of the Iraq Vets protest at the final Presidential Debate,reporter Stephen Dohnberg talks with member Sgt Chiroux about the charges faced,support they are receiving,tactics of the Nassau County Police, and Sgt Morgan's injury.
In honor of Veterans Day U.S. President-elect Barack Obama made an unannounced appearance at Chicago's Soldier Field Tuesday. He along with Tammy Duckworth placed a wreath on the Bronze Soldiers Memorial.
BC Premier Christy Clark, Health Minister Michael de Jong, Canadian High Commissioner Stewart Beck and Col. Stephen LaPlante arrive at the Delhi War Cemetery in New Delhi, India to observe a moment of silence on the occasion of Remembrance Day.
Photo courtesy government of British Columbia
Remembrance day in Cannock, England.
Photo by Jessica Skinner
The red poppy has become a symbol of Remembrance Day due to the poem "In Flanders Fields" by John McCrae. The poem was written about the poppies blooming across some of the worst battlefields of Flanders in World War I.