In our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, President Obama honored 13 law enforcement officers, including one who was killed in the line of duty, the Medal of Valor at the White House for their exceptional courage in the face of great danger. The award is the highest decoration an American public safety officer can receive.
Army Staff Sgt. Salvatore “Sal” Giunta became the first living recipient of the U.S. military’s highest decoration since the Vietnam War on Tuesday when President Obama awarded him the Medal of Honor.Giunta put himself in the line of fire for two fellow soldiers during a 2007 firefight in Afghanistan. He spoke with Ray Suarez. Continue reading
There have been few books written about the Holocaust’s impact in the Arab world. Margaret Warner speaks with author Robert Satloff about how Arabs saved some Jews during the Holocaust. Continue reading