WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — A lineup packed with stars helped the National Christmas Tree shine during the annual lighting ceremony held Friday night — despite the rain. 190 more words
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Detroit’s own Aretha Franklin will perform at the 91st annual “National Christmas Tree Lighting”. The Queen of Soul will be joined by jazz legend Arturo Sandoval, the multi-platinum, Grammy-winning band Train and several other artists. 66 more words
President Barack Obama awarded 16 high-achieving individuals the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Wednesday in the East Room of the White House.
The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the nation’s highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant national interests. 491 more words
WASHINGTON — Jazz trumpeter and pianist Arturo Sandoval and the band Train will perform at the National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony this year, along with singer Janelle Monae and Latin musician Prince Royce. 94 more words