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Stories with person: William Ruckelshaus
  • Obama honoring Streisand, Spielberg, Yogi Berra and more story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Nov-24-15 10:54 pm

    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama recognized 17 Americans with the nation's highest civilian award on Tuesday, including the first African-American woman elected to Congress, one of the greatest catchers in baseball history and a "Funny Girl."

  • 2 from Washington state to receive Medal of Freedom 
    Updated: Nov-16-15 7:37 pm

    SEATTLE - The White House announced Monday that an Indian treaty rights activist and Environmental Protection Agency leader from Washington state will be among those receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the country's top civilian award.