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3 Americans, Briton Lauded for Averting French Train Attack

Three Americans and a Briton are being honored in France for their courage in overpowering a heavily armed gunman on a high-speed train traveling between Amsterdam and Paris. French President Francois Hollande thanked U.S. President Barack Obama by telephone Saturday for the "exemplary" actions of U.S. servicemen Alek Skarletos and Spencer Stone, saying they stopped what would have been "an extremely serious attack."  He plans to meet personally in "the...

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