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Pioneering NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson dies at 101

The celebrated NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, who you may know from the book or film Hidden Figures, passed away today at the age of 101. Johnson is perhaps best known for helping NASA prepare
Limbaugh: Trump Showed His Greatness By Using Me As A Prop

Limbaugh: Trump Showed His Greatness By Using Me As A Prop

I don't listen to Rush Limbaugh, but I read the occasional transcript on his website. The headline of this transcribed segment from this Thursday's radio show caught my eye. The Rare Heart and
Singer Chrissie Hynde Praises Trump for Honoring Rush Limbaugh

Singer Chrissie Hynde Praises Trump for Honoring Rush Limbaugh

The Pretenders singer Chrissie Hynde praised President Donald Trump for honoring conservative radio icon Rush Limbaugh with the Presidential Medal of Freedom earlier this month. The singer added that
Trump’s Presidential Medal Of Freedom Choices Say A Lot About Him

Trump’s Presidential Medal Of Freedom Choices Say A Lot About Him

Rush Limbaugh reacts as President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address. AP Photo/Patrick Semansky E. Fletcher McClellan, Elizabethtown College; Christopher Devine, University of
Rush Limbaugh in His Own Words

Rush Limbaugh in His Own Words

A collection of comments from the latest recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Jimmy Kimmel Attacks Trump for Honoring Rush Limbaugh: 'This Is a Medal They Gave Rosa Parks'

Jimmy Kimmel Attacks Trump for Honoring Rush Limbaugh: 'This Is a Medal They Gave Rosa Parks'

Left-wing ABC late-night host Jimmy Kimmel ripped President Donald Trump's decision to honor the veteran conservative talk show Rush Limbaugh with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, pointing out that
AOC viciously slams Rush Limbaugh receiving Presidential Medal of Freedom at SOTU address

AOC viciously slams Rush Limbaugh receiving Presidential Medal of Freedom at SOTU address

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) is not happy that President Donald Trump awarded conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh the Presidential Medal of Freedom during Tuesday's State of the
Donald Trump Awards Rush Limbaugh the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Donald Trump Awards Rush Limbaugh the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Rush Limbaugh during Tuesday's State of the Union address.
President Trump to award Rush Limbaugh the Medal of Freedom: reports

President Trump to award Rush Limbaugh the Medal of Freedom: reports

President Donald Trump reportedly told news anchors during a private lunch on Tuesday that he plans to honor conservative talk radio pioneer Rush Limbaugh with the Presidential Medal of
Trump Awards the First Arts and Humanities Medals of His Presidency

Trump Awards the First Arts and Humanities Medals of His Presidency

Jon Voight, James Patterson and Alison Krauss were among the honorees.
Trump’s Respite from Bad News Cycles: Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremonies

Trump’s Respite from Bad News Cycles: Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremonies

President Trump began giving out the medal later in his presidency than his predecessors, but is doing so with increasing frequency.
Trump’s Respite From Bad News Cycles: Medal of Freedom Ceremonies

Trump’s Respite From Bad News Cycles: Medal of Freedom Ceremonies

He began giving out the award later in his presidency than his predecessors, but is doing so with increasing frequency.
Trump Gives Medal to Another Sports Legend Who Likes Him: Mariano Rivera

Trump Gives Medal to Another Sports Legend Who Likes Him: Mariano Rivera

Mr. Trump bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Mariano Rivera, widely considered the best relief pitcher in baseball history.
Trump Gives Medal to Another Sports Legend Who Likes Him: Mariano Rivera

Trump Gives Medal to Another Sports Legend Who Likes Him: Mariano Rivera

Mr. Trump bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Mariano Rivera, widely considered the best relief pitcher in baseball history.
Trump Gives Medal to Another Sports Legend Who Likes Him: Mariano Rivera

Trump Gives Medal to Another Sports Legend Who Likes Him: Mariano Rivera

Mr. Trump bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Mariano Rivera, widely considered the best relief pitcher in baseball history.
Mariano Rivera Says Learning English Made Him 'The Happiest Man in Baseball'

Mariano Rivera Says Learning English Made Him 'The Happiest Man in Baseball'

President Donald Trump honored Major League Baseball's Mariano Rivera with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Monday.
For Second Time in 2 Weeks, Trump Awards Medal of Freedom to an Ex-N.B.A. Star

For Second Time in 2 Weeks, Trump Awards Medal of Freedom to an Ex-N.B.A. Star

The awards to two white stars of a bygone — and far less racially diverse — basketball era are notable in light of Mr. Trump’s hostile relations with some of today’s N.B.A. stars.
A Tolerable Redemption for Tiger Woods

A Tolerable Redemption for Tiger Woods

His journey back has been morally and medically arduous. But here he is, basking in adulation, smiling with President Trump, defying his sport’s and society’s expectations.
A Tolerable Redemption for Tiger Woods

A Tolerable Redemption for Tiger Woods

His journey back has been morally and medically arduous. But here he is, basking in adulation, smiling with President Trump, defying his sport’s and society’s expectations.
Trump to Give Arthur Laffer, Tax-Cut Champion, the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Trump to Give Arthur Laffer, Tax-Cut Champion, the Presidential Medal of Freedom

The nation’s highest civilian award will go in June to an economist who has shaped decades of Republican tax policy.