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Biden Reveals Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients

President Joe Biden is handing out honors.

The President of the United States will present the nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 living and deceased honorees, including some big stars of the entertainment and sports world, as well as some notable politicians and important activists.

The award recipients “have overcome significant obstacles to achieve impressive accomplishments in the arts and sciences, dedicated their lives to advocating for the most vulnerable among us, and acted with bravery to drive change in their communities, and across the world, while blazing trails for generations to come,” via the White House.

The awards will be handed out next week.

Find out who is receiving the award…

Justice Stephen Breyer Officially Retires After Nearly Three Decades in Supreme Court

Justice Stephen Breyer has officially retired.

The 83-year-old justice stepped down from the Supreme Court as of noon on Thursday (June 30) after nearly 30 years of service as an associate justice.

The justice, who was appointed to the Court by President Bill Clinton in 1994, first began his career as a law clerk for Justice Arthur Goldberg, going on to be an administrative law professor at Harvard Law, counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, and an appellate judge for nearly 14 years, via People.

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During his confirmation hearings, he vowed to “remember that the decisions I help to make will have an effect upon the lives of many, many Americans.”

Justice Breyer ruled against restricting the right to access abortion, and just recently authored a dissent to Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which overturned federal abortion rights protections.

He is to be succeeded by Ketanji Brown Jackson, who was confirmed by the Senate back in April.

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Trump Knew Protesters Were Armed on January 6, According to Aide

There is new information coming out of the hearings regarding the January 6, 2021 storming of the Capitol Building.

A former aide testified to Congress on Tuesday (June 28) regarding former President Donald Trump‘s awareness of the situation, which would result in several deaths.

The aide, Cassidy Hutchinson, shared new details regarding his involvement.

Find out what she said…

John Hinckley Jr. Apologizes to Jodie Foster After Attempted Ronald Reagan Assassination in First TV Interview

John Hinckley Jr. is apologizing.

The 67-year-old man, who was released unconditionally this month, gave his first TV interview since shooting President Ronald Reagan in an attempted assassination attempt.

During the interview, he publicly apologized to the families of his shooting victims, including Ronald Reagan, press secretary James Brady, Secret Service Agent Tim McCarthy and police officer Thomas Delahanty, as well as Jodie Foster.

Find out what he said…

Full House's Jodie Sweetin Knocked Down by Police During Abortion Rights Protest

Jodie Sweetin was knocked down during a protest.

The 40-year-old Full House actress, known for playing Stephanie Tanner, was slammed down into the concrete during an abortions rights protest over the weekend.

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Halle Berry Emotionally Speaks Out About 'Bulls--t' Supreme Court Ruling: 'I'm Outraged!'

Halle Berry is making her voice heard.

The 55-year-old actress spoke out on social media following the news of the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, eliminating federal abortion protections and allowing states to proceed with banning abortion outright.

Find out what she had to say…

Madonna Addresses 'Terrifying' Supreme Court Decision: 'I Am Scared for My Daughters'

Madonna is speaking out.

The 63-year-old “Express Yourself” pop icon issued a statement over the weekend following the news of the overturning of Roe v. Wade, reversing five decades of federal abortion protections and allowing several states to move forward with their legislation to outright ban abortion.

Find out what she had to say…