Michigan Vietnam vet to get Medal of Honor for chopper rescues of 44

Jun 24, 2016

Michigan Vietnam vet to get Medal of Honor for chopper rescues of 44

A Vietnam War helicopter pilot recently selected to receive the Medal of Honor said Thursday he didn’t hesitate to volunteer leading an airborne rescue mission that saved the lives of dozens of troops despite the prospect of coming under intense enemy fire. “There wasn’t ...

Retired a week, '60 Minutes' veteran Morley Safer dies at 84

May 20, 2016

Retired a week, '60 Minutes' veteran Morley Safer dies at 84

Morley Safer, the veteran “60 Minutes” correspondent who was equally at home reporting on social injustices, the Orient Express and abstract art, and who exposed a military atrocity in Vietnam that played an early role in changing Americans’ view of the war, died Thursday, ...