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WASHINGTON - They took their seats on the stage, an elite gathering of the most notable and accomplished people in the country called to the White House to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama has honored retired North Carolina men's basketball coach Dean Smith with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, praising the Hall of Famer for a career full of wins on the court and societal change off it.
DURHAM, North Carolina - Rodney Hood connected from all over the court while freshman Jabari Parker was busy swatting shots and scoring in transition.