Medal of Honor

President Barack Obama presents US Army Staff Sergeant Ty M. Carter the Medal of Honor during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House August 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Antioch Soldier Receives Medal Of Honor, Recalls Harrowing Afghan Battle

An Antioch soldier received the Medal of Honor from President Barack Obama at the White House Monday for his bravery in a deadly 2009 battle in Afghanistan that killed several of his fellow servicemen.

08/26/2013

Video was captured by insurgents of the devastating attack on a US outpost in Afghanistan.

Antioch Soldier To Get Medal Of Honor For Bravery In Afghanistan

The White House has announced that Army Staff Sergeant Ty Carter of Antioch will receive the Medal of Honor for his bravery in the face of overwhelming odds on the battlefield in Afghanistan.

07/27/2013

Clinton Romesha, a former active duty Army Staff Sergeant, stands after he was presented with the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry by U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House February 11, 2013 in Washington, DC. Romesha received the Medal of Honor for actions during combat operations against an armed enemy at Combat Outpost Keating, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan on October 3, 2009. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Northern California Army Vet Receives Medal Of Honor For Afghan Fight

A veteran who helped “defend the indefensible” at a vulnerable Army outpost in Afghanistan received the nation’s highest award for military valor Monday at a tearful White House ceremony that also honored the eight men who did not survive a Taliban attack.

02/11/2013

'Medal of Honor' Shooter Game Takes A Bullet

‘Medal of Honor’ Shooter Game Takes A Bullet

The punishment of Navy SEALs who worked on “Medal of Honor: Warfighter” is the latest in a series of misfires for the military shooter genre, which continues to face scrutiny…

11/13/2012

Screen shot of the video game "Medal of Honor: Warfighter." (CBS)

Navy SEALs Disciplined For Role With Redwood City Video Game Maker

The U.S. Navy SEALs are part of an elite force that operates in the shadows, best known for killing Osama bin Laden. However, CBS News has learned a group of SEALs has been disciplined for revealing secrets.

11/08/2012

Screen shot of the game "Medal of Honor." (CBS)

Electronic Arts Video Game Drops Taliban Label Amid Protests

The makers of a new video game based in Afghanistan said Friday they have removed the option for players to call themselves members of the Taliban when pretending to shoot at U.S. troops.

CBS San Francisco–10/01/2010

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