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U.S. observes a muted Memorial Day amid pandemic

Clip: 05/25/2020 | 3m 23s Video has closed captioning.

This Memorial Day, as the U.S. honored those who gave their lives in service to the country, the national death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic topped 98,000. Still, more areas loosened their coronavirus restrictions over the holiday weekend, and President Trump ramped up his push to reopen the country even more. He also levied new limitations on travel from Brazil. Lisa Desjardins reports.

Aired: 05/25/20

Rating: NR

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