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Pittsburgh Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva replaces Antwon Rose Jr.'s name on his helmet with the name of a slain veteran

Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Alejandro Villanueva decided to break with his teammates at their first game of the season Monday night by replacing Antwon Rose Jr.'s name on the back of his helmet with that of a war veteran.

alwyn cashe - CNN
3:03pm PDT - September 15th, 2020

Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Supports Alejandro Villanueva Honoring Military Hero

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he supported left tackle Alejandro Villanueva's decision to honor Alwyn Cashe on the back of his helmet during Monday night's game against the New York Giants ...

alwyn cashe - Bleacher Report
12:54pm PDT - September 15th, 2020

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva Defies Team's Social Justice Plan, Honors Military Hero on Helmet

Pittsburgh Steelers lineman Alejandro Villanueva broke with his team's plan to push a social justice theme on Monday, by putting a military hero's name on his helmet instead of a person killed in an altercation with police.

alwyn cashe - Breitbart News
9:13am PDT - September 15th, 2020

Steelers' Alejandro Villanueva writes name of Army hero on helmet, deviating from team's plan

Pittsburgh Steelers’ lineman Alejandro Villanueva went against the team's decision to wear Antwon Rose Jr.’s name.

alwyn cashe - Fox News
8:49am PDT - September 15th, 2020

Soldier to receive Medal of Honor after helping save 70 captives from execution by Islamic State - The Washington Post

  1. Soldier to receive Medal of Honor after helping save 70 captives from execution by Islamic State  The Washington Post
  2. Watch live: Trump presents Medal of Honor | TheHill  The Hill
  3. Delta Force soldier, who helped save 75 in daring r…

    alwyn cashe - The Washington Post
    4:00am PDT - September 11th, 2020

Soldier to Receive Medal of Honor for Iraq Hostage Rescue

An American soldier who helped rescue about 70 hostages set to be executed by Islamic State will receive the Medal of Honor.

alwyn cashe - Breitbart News
3:00am PDT - September 3rd, 2020

Green Beret Rep. Michael Waltz Calls Medal of Honor for Alwyn Cashe ‘a No-Brainer’

Three members of Congress announced the Trump administration has agreed that Cashe's Silver Star should be upgraded to the Medal of Honor.

alwyn cashe - Breitbart News
4:44pm PDT - August 30th, 2020

Pentagon backs awarding Medal of Honor to Alwyn Cashe who died saving fellow soldiers in Iraq

The Pentagon is seeking to posthumously award the Medal of Honor to a US Army sergeant who died saving others in Iraq nearly 15 years ago.

alwyn cashe - CNN
9:01am PDT - August 29th, 2020

RNC Featured Diverse Lineup of Black, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, Handicapped Speakers

The 2020 Republican National Convention (RNC) this week featured a notable amount of diversity in its speaker lineup.

alwyn cashe - Breitbart News
7:42pm PDT - August 28th, 2020

Overnight Defense: House chairman announces contempt proceeding against Pompeo | Top general says military has no role in election disputes | Appeal court rejects due process rights for Gitmo detainees

Happy Friday and welcome to Overnight Defense. I'm Rebecca Kheel, and here's your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol Hill and beyond. ...

alwyn cashe - The Hill
2:45pm PDT - August 28th, 2020

Lawmakers push for first African American to receive Medal of Honor for wars in Iraq or Afghanistan

Members of congress pushed to have U.S. Army Sergeant First Class (SFC) Alwyn C. Cashe, receive the first the Medal of Honor awarded to a Black man for services during the U.S. War in Iraq.

alwyn cashe - Fox News
2:34pm PDT - August 28th, 2020

President Trump Poised to Award First Medal of Honor to Black Veteran of Recent Wars: Alwyn Cashe

President Trump is likely to award a posthumous Medal of Honor to the first black veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars, Army Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn Cashe.

alwyn cashe - Breitbart News
11:17am PDT - August 28th, 2020

Esper supports Medal of Honor for soldier's Iraq heroism

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper has endorsed awarding the Medal of Honor, the military's highest award for valor in combat, to a soldier who sustained fatal burns while acting to save fellow soldiers in Iraq in 2005.

alwyn cashe - Associated Press
11:02am PDT - August 28th, 2020