President Barack Obama awards the Medal of Honor to retired Marine William "Kyle" Carpenter during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on June 19, 2014. Carpenter, 24, of Gilbert, South Carolina was awarded the nation's highest award for gallantry for covering a grenade with his body to save a Marine's life in Afghanistan in 2010.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signs copies of her new book "Hard Choices" at Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles on June 19, 2014. First-week sales of Hillary Clinton's new memoir, which was released June 10 were reportedly strong, with more than 85,000 hardcover copies of the book sold. Clinton writes of her inside account of the crises, choices, and challenges she faced during her four years as America's 67th Secretary of State, and how those experiences drive her view of the future.
Amateur Lucy Li reacts with a clinched fist after putting for a par on hole eight during Round One of the Women's U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2, in Pinehurst, North Carolina, on June 19, 2014. Li finished at 8-over with a 78 for the day.
U.S. President Barack Obama announces that he is sending up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help stop the insurgency, during a statement in the Brady Press Room of the White House in Washington, DC on June 19, 2014. He also called on Iraqi leaders to be more inclusive of minorities in the government.
Spurs defeat the Miami Heat following game 5 of the NBA Finals at the AT&T Center at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas on June 15, 2014. The Spurs defeated the Heat 104-87 to win the best of seven series 4-1.
Jewish worshippers hold a special prayer for the release of three missing teenagers at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest site, in the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel, June 15, 2014. Tens of thousands filled the Western Wall plaza to pray for the youth who are believed to have been kidnapped by Palestinian militants on Thursday night in the West Bank.
Protesters gather outside the Russian Embassy in Kiev on June 14, 2014. About a hundred young people pelted stones to the embassy building, destroyed cars with diplomatic plates and ripped up a Russian flag in protest at what they believe Moscow's support of separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine.
President Obama honors both the women's and men's basketball teams from the University of Connecticut as they both won the NCAA collegiate basketball championships for the 2013-2014 season, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC on June 9, 2014
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