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14-year-old Receives Girl Scout Medal of Honor for Saving the Life of a Drowning Boy

Not only did she enjoy a visit to the Disneyland Hotel last week, Ava Kopecky was presented with the Girl Scout Medal of Honor...

Navy SEAL Received Medal of Honor for Heroic Actions in Afghanistan

Today at the White House, Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward C. Byers Jr. became the sixth Navy SEAL in U.S. history to receive...

President Awards Medal of Honor to Corporal William “Kyle” Carpenter

At the White House Thursday, President Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to Corporal William "Kyle" Carpenter, a retired US Marine whose courageous actions...
Solder and Medal of Honor Winner Capt William Swenson

Obama Presents Soldier With Medal of Honor for Conspicuous Bravery

President Obama yesterday presented the Medal of Honor to U.S. Army Captain William Swenson for conspicuous gallantry at the risk of his life and...
Obama gives Medal of Honor to Sgt. Petry -WH photo

President Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on Afghan Veteran Grenade Hero

Yesterday at the White House, Sergeant Leroy Petry was celebrated as the second living Medal of Honor recipient to have earned the award for...
Obama applauding Medal of Honor winner

Reluctant Hero Becomes First Living Medal of Honor Recipient Since Vietnam

This afternoon in the East Room of the White House, President Obama  presented the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry to Staff Sergeant Salvatore...

Medal of Honor Society Launches Above & Beyond Citizen Awards

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society is calling upon the American public to nominate their fellow citizens for the Above & Beyond Citizen Honors....

151 Years After US Civil War, Pickett’s Charge Hero Gets Medal Of Honor

A century and a half after Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg, one of the most fabled attacks in American history, a 22-year-old Union officer whose...
Catholic Army Chaplain holds mass in field

‘He Saved Hundreds’: Army Chaplain To Get Medal Of Honor

It took more than 60 years, but an Army chaplain who died as a prisoner during the Korean War will be awarded the Medal...
Pres. Obama awards medal to Marine Sgt. Meyer

Marine Who Saved 36 While Under Fire Gets Medal of Honor

President Obama today awarded the Medal of Honor to Dakota Meyer, a former active duty Marine Corporal from Kentucky who saved the lives of...
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Slain Hero a Finalist for Civilian Medal of Honor

A Houston man killed last year protecting a woman from a gun-wielding purse snatcher has been named a finalist for an award created by...
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President Obama Honors 15 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients

Today, President Barack Obama awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Nation’s highest civilian honor, to fifteen diverse recipients. The Medal of Freedom is...
Sgt. Salvatore Giunta to win Medal of Honor

Obama Singles Out Active Soldier to Receive Medal of Honor

Army Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta, a 22-year-old from Hiawatha, Iowa who was on patrol with his unit in Afghanistan, ran straight into the teeth...

Son of Brazilian Immigrants Given Highest U.S. Medal for Bravery

A son of Brazilian immigrants has just been given the highest decoration for bravery exhibited by public safety officers in the United States. David Bailey...

Watch Tom Hanks, Springsteen, Ellen, and De Niro Receive Medal of Freedom Awards

Check out some of the highlights from this year's Medal of Freedom Award ceremony featuring artists, actors, innovators, and athletes.

Obama Awards Medal of Valor to 13 Police Officers

President Obama awarded the Medal of Valor, to thirteen public safety officers who have exhibited exceptional courage, regardless of personal safety, in the attempt...

3-Legged Dog Awarded Highest Military Honor For Bravery

Even our military dogs deserve happy endings – and Lucca the German shepherd is guaranteed a good one.

Boy Who Gave Soldier $20 He Found Wins High Honor (WATCH)

The Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation presented a special award to a 10-year-old boy who inspired a nation with a selfless gift to a soldier.

Americans and Briton Who Thwarted Train Attack Receive Legion of Honor

  With a kiss on each cheek, and words of thanks from grateful nation, French President Hollande pinned the Legion of Honor, France’s highest...

4 Heroes Given Carnegie Medal for Extraordinary Bravery Saving Lives

Risking your life to save someone else sounds heroic. We'd all like to think we'd do the same thing, but actually jumping into action...