Bob Dole, longtime Senate Republican leader and the GOP’s 1996 presidential nominee, was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal Wednesday for his service in war and government. The 94-year-old World War … Click to Continue »
Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is receiving the Congressional Gold Medal. The Kansas Republican, a decorated World War II veteran and his party's 1996 presidential candidate, will receive Congress' … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is receiving the Congressional Gold Medal. The Kansas Republican, a decorated World War II veteran and his party's 1996 presidential candidate, will receive Congress' highest honor during a ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and gay rights icon Ellen DeGeneres on Wednesday shot back at Eric Trump for suggesting she’s part of the “deep state,” joking that she doesn’t have time between her Monday gay agenda meetings and Wednesday Illuminati brunches with Beyoncé. Trump made...
Medal of Honor recipient, retired U.S. Army Colonel Jack Jacobs, reacts to Pres. Trump dragging presidential conversations with Gold Star families into the political fray.
A meme claiming that President Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Harvey Weinstein, Anthony Weiner, Bill Clinton and Bill Cosby uses doctored images.
Petition site asks Buena Park man who took a bullet while saving others during Las Vegas shooting to be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
The gunman saw the guard approaching, so stepped out of his room and shot him in the leg.
NBA great Bill Russell, wearing his Presidential Medal of Freedom, says he is proud to 'stand tall against social injustice' in tweeted photo.
Bill Russell has joined the growing group of prominent names who have weighed in on the recent wave of national anthem protests in the NFL. Gregg Popovich says the US has become 'an embarrassment to the world' in speech slamming Trump...Show More Summary
Supporters of President Trump no longer have to prove their mettle to nab a presidential accolade.
Barack Obama and Joe Biden have been out of office for just over 200 days, but writer and filmmaker Adam Reid isn't ready to let them go. SEE ALSO: Obama-Biden bromance reaches zenith with surprise Presidential Medal of Freedom He's created an animated sci-fi story featuring the former president and vice president. Show More Summary
Ellen DeGeneres is the sixth-most-followed person on the planet, her talk show has earned 59 Daytime Emmy Awards, and she was recently rewarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom from Obama. At the ceremony the President stated, "Ellen has shown us that a single individual can make the world a more fun, more open, more loving place." Read more... Show More Summary
Comedy legend Carol Burnett, winner of multiple Emmys and Golden Globes, a Grammy, a Tony nomination, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, hasn’t retired from comedy just yet. At 84, she starred in a sitcom pilot for ABC that almost got picked up, being held for potential redevelopment. […]
As the first person to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong is a legend. When he passed away in 2012, the world lost an American hero, scientist, and entrepreneur who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Congressional Space Medal of Honor and Congressional Gold Medal, among other awards. Show More Summary
Elaine Duke has received many honors during her public service career, including the Presidential Meritorious Rank Award, the DHS Secretary's Medal and others.
The award was given on July 11, 1977
The NBA and Turner today announced Bill Russell – a Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer and 11-time NBA Champion with the Boston Celtics – will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the first-ever NBA Awards on TNT, airing Monday, June 26, with coverage beginning at 9 p.m. ET.
Former President Jimmy Carter is being honored with the Gerald R. Ford Medal for Distinguished Public Service. The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation is making the announcement Monday at an … Click to Continue »
Ellen DeGeneres has received a Presidential Medal of Freedom and hosted the Oscars, all while reigning over daytime TV as host of Ellen, but the one thing she hasn’t done since launching Ellen in 2003 was record and release a new stand-up special. That’s changing now. Netflix announced they’d lured DeGeneres into joining every other […]