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Obama Awards Medal of Honor to Former Army Captain

U.S. President Barack Obama has given the Medal of Honor to an Army captain who tackled a suicide bomber as he was about to detonate himself in Afghanistan in 2012, saving his own life and that of many of his comrades. Obama hung the medal around the neck of retired Captain Florent Groberg Thursday at a White House ceremony, saying that the officer "had the instinct and courage to do what was needed." Four people - three military personnel and a foreign service officer - were...

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