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Long Beach native, longtime social justice lobbyist Sister Simone Campbell receives Medal of Freedom

1 month ago   |   By ABC

President Joe Biden on Thursday awarded 17 people with the Medal of Freedom, including a Southern California native.
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Biden honors 17 people with Presidential Medal of Freedom

Biden honors 17 people with Presidential Medal of Freedom

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette


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President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 people. Most of them have donated money to Democrats

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Then-Vice President Joe Biden speaks after being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom on January 12, 2017. Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images
President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 people on Tuesday.
13 of the recipients have contributed at least some money to Democrats, and some have given a lot.
They include a former ambassador, an actor, a religious figure, and even the late Republican Sen. John McCain.
President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 people on Thursday. An Insider review of federal and state campaign finance data...
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Biden awards Medal of Freedom to Denzel Washington, Simone Biles, John McCain

Biden awards Medal of Freedom to Denzel Washington, Simone Biles, John McCain

1 month ago   |   By NPR

The 17 recipients include athletes, artists, and leaders of the civil rights and labor movements. (Image credit: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images)
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President Biden to honor 17 people, including gymnast Simone Biles, with the Medal of Freedom

President Biden to honor 17 people, including gymnast Simone Biles, with the Medal of Freedom

1 month ago   |   By KCCI

The 17 people - including Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington and Apple co-founder Steve Jobs - will be the first people Biden is honoring with the nation's highest civilian honor since taking office.
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Hanover Taekwondo instructor arrested in connection with sex abuse of a minor

Hanover Taekwondo instructor arrested in connection with sex abuse of a minor

The Anne Arundel County police announced that after an investigation they have made an arrest of an instructor at the Lion Choi's Taekwondo studio in Hanover in connection to... Read more ...

Symbolic baton rides with NASA Artemis 1 rocket on rollout for launch

Symbolic baton rides with NASA Artemis 1 rocket on rollout for launch

A small metal rod joined NASA's new moon-bound rocket for an overnight move to the launch pad, serving as a symbolic marker for the milestone event at Kennedy Space Center in... Read more ...

Demi Lovato packs on the PDA with new boyfriend, musician Jute$

Demi Lovato packs on the PDA with new boyfriend, musician Jute$

The Disney Channel star and her new musician beau were seen "snuggling and sneaking kisses throughout their meal," while dining at celeb hotspot, LAVO. Read more ...

Mark Hoppus contemplated suicide during battle with cancer

Mark Hoppus contemplated suicide during battle with cancer

The Blink-182 rocker, who battled stage 4 lymphoma in 2021, said his thoughts were "pretty dark" amid his fight with cancer. Read more ...

Khloé Kardashian congratulates Rob's ex Adrienne Bailon on first baby

Khloé Kardashian congratulates Rob's ex Adrienne Bailon on first baby

"I am so beyond happy for you A!!!" Khloé commented on the former "The Real" co-host's Instagram reveal. "He is the luckiest little boy to have you." Read more ...

Netflix's ‘Addams Family' Spinoff ‘Wednesday' Sends Jenna Ortega to Tim...

Netflix's ‘Addams Family' Spinoff ‘Wednesday' Sends Jenna Ortega to Tim Burton High School in Chaotic First Trailer

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Syria rejects Biden claim it's holding Austin Tice 10 years after kidnapping

Syria rejects Biden claim it's holding Austin Tice 10 years after kidnapping

The Syrian government denied Wednesday that it is holding American journalist and former Marine Austin Tice hostage days after President Biden accused Damascus of detaining him. Read more ...

Twitter workers quitting at ‘absurdly high' pace amid Elon Musk saga

Twitter workers quitting at ‘absurdly high' pace amid Elon Musk saga

One current Twitter employee reportedly said that workers have lost respect for top executives. Read more ...

TikTok to clamp down on paid political posts before midterms

TikTok to clamp down on paid political posts before midterms

Critics and lawmakers accuse TikTok and rival social media companies including Meta Platforms and Twitter of doing too little to stop political misinformation. Read more ...

Windsor Castle intruder admitted he was there ‘to kill the queen'

Windsor Castle intruder admitted he was there ‘to kill the queen'

The hooded and masked intruder busted in Windsor Castle with a high-powered crossbow on Christmas Day had filmed a video bragging of his plans to "assassinate" Queen Elizabeth... Read more ...