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President Barack Obama (R) awards the Medal of Honor to US Army Command Sergeant Major Bennie Adkins during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, DC, September 15, 2014. Adkins, 80, was a sergeant first class when he survived an intense four days at Camp A Shau, fighting off waves of North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces, rescuing fellow soldiers and evading the enemy in the jungle until a helicopter evacuation.

Vietnam Vets awarded Medal of Honor

President Obama awarded a Vietnam vet, the Medal of Honor yesterday.

Sergeant Major Bennie Adkins was honored, for what he did more than 48-years ago.

File photo: The Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson takes part in practice exercises prior to an NFL game in London in September, 2013.

NFL star's case: Was it abuse or discipline?

New allegations have surfaced that NFL star Adrian Peterson was accused of abusing another son back in June.

Sources tell Houston affiliate KHOU the boy's mom said Peterson admitted in texts to disciplining the child, but said the boy hit his head on his car seat in the process.

Airstrikes on Isis near Baghdad

Daily speed feed: Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Today's must-see, must-share stories as seen on Morning Express with Robin Meade:

Airstrikes on ISIS near Baghdad (CNN)
- Expanded effort to degrade and destroy terrorists

Kanye mocked after demanding disabled to stand

Kanye mocked after demanding disabled to stand

Kanye West is being mocked and ridiculed on social media after stopping his show over the weekend in Sydney, Australia, asking all concert-goers to stand up, and pointing out several disabled fans. West told the crowd "I can't do this song if there is anybody in here sitting down." West also spoke directly to the  disabled, joking, "I need you to pull out your handicapped pass...."

He then proceeded to point out several people and even encouraged fans to boo those who don't stand up.  

3 Doors Down salutes the troops

3 Doors Down salutes the troops

Tell us about a military man or woman in your life on our special Salute to Troops iReport assignment page. You could see your hero on Morning Express with Robin Meade!

Today's must-see, must-share stories are in the daily speed feed.

Daily Speed Feed: Monday, September 15, 2014

Daily Speed Feed: Monday, September 15, 2014

Today's must-see, must-share stories as seen on Morning Express with Robin Meade:

Rare virus continues spread across U.S. (CNN)
 - Enterovirus sickens more than a dozen in New York

Dad makes 4-year-old hold 'I hit girls' sign

Dad makes 4-year-old hold 'I hit girls' sign

A father had his 4-year-old son hold up a sign at a busy intersection that read: "I hit little girls."

Rob Devine says he did it because his son was hitting girls at school.

The Ontario County Sheriff's office has finished its investigation into the death of Kevin Ward Jr., who died from his injuries after he was struck by a race car driven by Tony Stewart during a race in August.

Investigation into dirt track death over

The Ontario County Sheriff's office has finished its investigation into the death of Kevin Ward Jr., who died from his injuries after he was struck by a race car driven by Tony Stewart during a race in August. 

They have given the evidence they compiled to the district attorney, who will announce late next week what the next steps in the case will be.

Laura Klein from organicauthority.com has some do-it-yourself face masks that will leave your skin glowing in this "live better now."

Make your own organic face masks

You don't have to go to the spa and spend a ton of cash to pamper yourself, just look in your kitchen!

Laura Klein from organicauthority.com has some do-it-yourself face masks that will leave your skin glowing in this "live better now."

Idris Elba stars alongside Taraji P. Henson in the thriller "No Good Deed"

Idris Elba goes bad in 'No Good Deed'

Idris Elba was apparently so good at being bad in his new movie... even his co-star got a little scared!

We talked with Taraji P. Henson about working on "No Good Deed".

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