U.S. travelers on the road again with Memorial Day holiday still subdued by pandemic

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(In paragraph 8, adds dropped word) By Peter Szekely NEW YORK (Reuters) – With half the country at least partially protected against the coronavirus, Americans fled their pandemic doldrums over the three-day holiday weekend that traditionally unleashes the country’s pent-up wanderlust at the doorstep of summer. But the Memorial Day holiday on Monday is also a solemn occasion for remembering the country’s war dead, and many of this year’s military ceremonies are still being held virtually. The biggest commemoration, the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington which was presented all online l…

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