The rest of the class includes mega-donor and philanthropist Miriam Adelson, Senator Orrin Hatch, Elvis Presley and Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
Presidential Medals of Freedom are bestowed on individuals, typically Americans, "who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security of national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors", according to the White House.
The other six recipients are Elvis Presley, Sen. In a citation released by the White House, she was lauded for her medical work, her research and her work in combating substance abuse.
Former Minnesota Supreme Court justice and NFL Hall-of-Famer Alan Page is set to receive the nation's highest civilian honor.
Miriam Adelson, 72, is a doctor who is married to the casino magnate Sheldon Adelson.
Oil set for longest losing run since 2014 as supply fears ease
Brent was 30 cents a barrel lower at $70.35 by 0850 GMT, down 3.5 percent for the week and more than 15 percent this quarter. China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) said on Friday that it was still taking oil from Iranian fields in which it has stakes.
Celtics F Gordon Hayward booed in return to Utah
They should be back where they belong in no time, which is being one of the top teams in the Western Conference. One young fan held up a sign that read "wherever (you) go I'll follow". "I'll leave it at that".
Rock and roll icon Elvis Presley has been posthumously honoured with the Presidential Medal Of Freedom.
The White House also lauded the accomplishments of Hatch, one of the longest-serving senators in United States history, citing his four decades of legislative accomplishments and his leadership on judicial confirmations. He's also one of few entertainers (even if you include the world of sports) receiving a medal this year, no doubt due to most of the entertainment industry's rejection of Trump, his rhetoric, and politics.
Alan C. Page is a former football player and lawyer.
Page played for the Vikings from 1967 until 1978, and was a member of the legendary "Purple People Eaters" line-up. He practiced law in the off-season and eventually became a member of the Minnesota Supreme Court. The White House also said that it relished in how Presley 'fused gospel, country, and rhythm and blues to create a sound all his own, selling more than a billion records'. Elvis also served almost 2 years in the United States Army, humbly accepting the call to serve despite his fame. Since 1988, his Page Education Foundation has provided scholarships to almost 7,000 students.
Ruth, a seven-time World Series champion, helped make baseball "America's Pastime", launched 714 career home runs and is arguably the greatest to ever play the game.
They remained aggressive on both ends of the floor and that intensity will keep them competitive against most teams in the league. They're now tied with the Golden State Warriors for the best record in the National Basketball Association at 10-1.
But Reus made no mistake in the 67th minute when he superbly guided home Lukasz Piszczek's cross first time to make it 2-2. This is also just the second time that Dortmund have reached the 11-game mark unbeaten, and the first since 2002-03.
WakeMed Cary was worse than the national average in blood infection rates, one of the key measures recommended by Leapfrog. But some data on hospital-acquired conditions patient safety indicators cover incidents between 2015 and 2017.
Auto washes from around the world who join this program offer free vehicle washes to veterans and service members on November 11 . The combo features four slices of the chain's popular Detroit-style Deep, Deep Dish pizza, paired with a 20-ounce Pepsi product.
Trump faced a fairly standard midterm correction, as presidents normally lose legislative seats in a midterm election . Some incumbent Democrats who voted against the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court were defeated.
Gary Woodland shot 2-over 73 in Round 2 but still made the cut on the number, extending his Tour-best cuts made streak to 15. Going back to an old driver didn't help as he hit only six fairways, making it tough to score for anyone out of the rough.
His so-called " Bleak House ", which contains his collection of items too scary to be kept in the family home, was endangered. The KUWTK reality star shared a series of posts detailing how she and her family had an hour to evacuate their home.
Although the series is in the midst of taping the show's 23rd season, filming is now taking place elsewhere, THR reported. It is the home to Marshall Haraden and his family, who vacate the premises twice a year for a few weeks of filming.
After Phase 2 is deemed a success, it will undergo another round of clinical testing and then apply for approval at the U.S. Nexvax2 is now being tested in a phase 2 clinical trial in Australia that includes patients from the United States.
Jo Johnson Resigns And Backs Second Brexit Referendum
The Conservative MP added that it would be a "democratic travesty" if the public did not get to have their say once again. It could be deployed in a bid to avoid a chaotic exit if no agreement can be reached or if a deal is voted down.
Bethesda Promises to Combat Cheating in Fallout 76
Marketing tactic or not, it is nice of Bethesda to be so optimistic. " How long is [Fallout 76] going to be up? " . Additionally, we'd love to hear about your experiences with Fallout 76 as you participate in B.E.T.A. testing.
76ers put end to road struggles with 100-94 win at Indiana
After mysteriously losing his jump shot halfway through his rookie season, Markelle has looked much better so far in 2018. If the Sixers can hold off the Pacers in the closing minutes, they'll get their first road victory of the season.