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September 16, 2011 12:00 AM

Kentuckian Dakota Meyer honored in White House ceremony

On the day President Barack Obama presented Dakota Meyer with the Medal of Honor, the 23-year-old Marine veteran from Kentucky stood silently, medals weighing on his chest, his face a mixture of pride and sadness.

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