Sergeant First Class Leroy Arthur Petry, U.S. Army, for his heroic actions in Afghanistan in May, 2008, is the second living Medal of Honor recipient since the start of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
With his dad pitching, Robinson Cano took his first home run derby title with 32 dingers, beating out Red Sox slugger Adrian Gonzalez by a single homer in the final round. David Ortiz and Prince Fielder both tied for third with nine homers apiece.
More than 200 pro-Palestinian protesters trying to reach Israel were blocked at airports in Europe after Israel asked foreign airlines to stop blacklisted travelers from boarding flights. Israeli police detained 30 activists who landed in Israel.
Sixteen of the most breathtaking, craziest and dangerous stunts to occur in recent times. This gallery shows the best stunt men and women doing daring and dangerous deeds for the enjoyment and amazement of the public.
The final Harry Potter film, the eighth overall, debuted in London, closing out a series that has grossed more than $6.4 billion at the box office and sold over 400 million books. The film is set to open in the U.S. on July 15.
With Janet Reitman's new book "Inside Scientology: The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion," building up steam, take a look at some of the most well-known, and most surprising, celebrity Scientologists.
The space shuttle Atlantis landed for the final time Thursday at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, marking the end of the 30-year U.S. space shuttle program. STS-135 was the 33rd and final flight for the Atlantis vehicle, which spent 307 days in space, orbited Earth 4,848 times and traveled 125,935,769 miles.
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