President Barack Obama, Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of The Washington Post, front row left, and others, applaud former President Bill Clinton, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, during Presidential Medal of Freedom award ceremony. Back row, from left are, Irene Hirano, who accepted a posthumous award for her husband the late Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, psychologist Daniel Kahneman, former Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar country music legend Loretta Lynn, and chemist Mario Molina. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Gallery: Loretta Lynn wins Medal of Freedom
Nov. 21, 2013 @ 09:55 AM
President Barack Obama bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on more than a dozen prominent Americans, including Eastern Kentucky native and country music legend Loretta Lynn this week.