Following are the latest Memorial Day/Summer Travel 2016 news releases and story ideas for reporters, bloggers and media outlets:

NEW YORK-- Pack Your Bags, America: 8 in 10 to Travel This Summer Source: American Express

BENTONVILLE, Ark.-- Walmart Celebrates Anniversary of Veterans Welcome Home Commitment with Announcement of 130,828 Veteran Hires Source: Walmart

INDIANAPOLIS-- hhgregg Celebrates Maytag Month and Memorial Day with Storewide Sales and Indianapolis 500® Activation Source: hhgregg

WASHINGTON-- Invasion, Occupation, of the Kingdom of Laos by Vietnam Remembered At Lao Hmong Ceremonies Source: Center for Public Policy Analysis

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.-- Swimways and USA Swimming Foundation Dive into New Partnership to Help Children Learn to Swim on National Learn to Swim Day Source: Swimways Corp.

CARPINTERIA, Calif.-- Carl's Jr. and Hardee's Salute Active Duty Military, Veterans & Their Families During Sixth Annual Stars for Heroes Campaign Source: CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc.

NEW YORK-- The Howard Hughes Corporation® Announces by CHLOE. Will Join the Line-up at the Ongoing Revitalization of the Seaport District Source: The Howard Hughes Corporation

CHICAGO-- Gelato World Tour Taking Place in Chicago, May 27-29 Source: Gelato World Tour

CHARLOTTE, N.C.-- Elected Officials, USO to honor America's Service Members at Coca-Cola 600, Nation's Largest Memorial Day Celebration Source: Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated

SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- Click It or Ticket Campaign Goes "Coast to Coast" in 2016 Source: California Office of Traffic Safety

NEW YORK-- The Summer of Sap: Omni Hotels & Resorts Taps into Maple This Memorial Day Source: Omni Hotels & Resorts

LINCOLN, Neb.-- Get a Free Night Stay at The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel this Memorial Day Weekend Source: The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

SANTA MONICA, Calif.-- May Offers Opportunities to Pick Up Savings on Midsize Trucks as Summer-Selling Season Kicks Off, According to TrueCar Source: TrueCar, Inc.

NEW YORK-- The Luxury Collection® Hotels & Resorts Collaborates with Sofia Sanchez de Betak to Create Limited-Edition Line of Globe-Trotter Luggage Source: Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

CINCINNATI-- Align Probiotic Teams Up with Registered Dietitian Ashley Koff to Offer Helpful Tips to Bolster Your Digestive Wellness This Summer Source: Procter & Gamble

COSTA MESA, Calif.-- South Coast Plaza to Present a Special Exhibition Celebrating Chinese-Related Arts & Culture Following Nixon's Historic Visit to China

MILWAUKEE-- Marcus® Hotels & Resorts Kicks Off the Busy Summer Travel Season by Welcoming Pets at Pet Friendly Destinations Source: Marcus Hotels & Resorts

BILLINGS, Mont.-- Canadian Campers Planning to Increase Trips in 2016 Source: Kampgrounds of America Inc.

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