Sally Ride

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton

Obama to honor Clinton, Oprah with freedom medal

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will bestow the nation’s highest civilian honor on Oprah Winfrey and former President Bill Clinton. Clinton and Winfrey will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom this year at the […]

08/08/2013

Sally Ride, former NASA astronaut (AP Photo)

NASA names moon crash site in honor of Sally Ride

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A pair of NASA spacecraft were deliberately crashed into a mountain near the moon’s north pole on Monday, ending a mission that peered into the lunar interior. NASA then dedicated the site in honor of Sally Ride.

12/17/2012

Sally Ride, First American Woman To Go To Space, Dies At 61

LOS ANGELES (KFWB) — Sally Ride, the first American woman to go to space, died Monday at the age of 61. Ride, who became a hero to generations of adventurous young girls with her historic flight […]

07/23/2012

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