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Simone Biles and John McCain Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

Recipients of the nation’s highest civilian honor included the gymnast Simone Biles; John McCain, the former Republican senator from Arizona; and civil rights workers. go to Article >

Simone Biles Becomes Youngest Person to Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

78 Days ago Gossip Source: Eonline.com

Simone Biles just added a new type of medal to her collection. The Olympic champion was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Joe Biden on July 7. And while Simone has... read more

Simone Biles, Denzel Washington Among New Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients

85 Days ago Politics Source: Theroot.com

If you thought Simone Biles was done making history and collecting medals…not so fast.Read more... read more

Denzel Washington, Gymnast Simone Biles Among 2022 Presidential Medal Of Freedom Recipients

85 Days ago Entertainment Source: Deadline.com

Oscar winner Denzel Washington, gymnast Simone Biles and the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs are among this year’s 17 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the White House announced today. Presented to individuals who have “made... read more

Biden to award gun control activist Gabby Giffords, Trump critic Khizr Khan with Medal of Freedom

85 Days ago Entertainment Source: Washingtontimes.com

President Biden announced he will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 individuals including ex-lawmaker and gun control activist Gabby Giffords, the late Sen. John McCain, Trump critic Khizr Khan, Olympic athlete Simone Biles and Academy... read more

Simone Biles becomes youngest recipient of Presidential Medal of Freedom

79 Days ago News Source: Chron.com

The gymnast received the award during a ceremony at the White House Thursday.  read more

Biden Will Award Medal of Freedom to Simone Biles, John McCain and Others

85 Days ago Politics Source: Nytimes.com

The medal, the nation’s highest civilian award, will go to barrier-breaking figures as well as prominent political veterans. read more

Sarah Palin hits comeback trail with fellow loose cannon Trump at her side

77 Days ago News Source: Theguardian.com

The former vice-presidential candidate, who prefigured the rise of the Maga movement, is running for Alaska’s sole seat in the House of RepresentativesFourteen years after her star power and incendiary rhetoric rallied crowds in her bid for the US... read more

Pulitzer Prize winning historian David McCullough has died

47 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

Updated August 8, 2022 at 2:34 PM ET David McCullough has died. He was a bravura historian and public intellectual whose biographies of Harry Truman and John Adams won Pulitzer Prizes, and whose best-selling stories of American accomplishment... read more

Norman Mineta, first Asian American Cabinet secretary, dies at age 90

144 Days ago News Source: Npr.org

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Norman Mineta, who broke racial barriers for Asian Americans serving in high-profile government posts and ordered commercial flights grounded after the 9/11 terror attacks as the nation's federal transportation secretary, died... read more