Muhammad Ali receives award
PHILADELPHIA -- Boxing great Muhammad Ali was honored Thursday with the Liberty Medal for his longtime role outside the ring as a fighter for humanitarian causes, civil rights and religious freedom.
Hundreds of people gathered on the lawn of the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia to watch the three-time heavyweight title holder receive an honor that his wife, Lonnie Ali, called "overwhelming."
"It is especially humbling for Muhammad, who has said on many occasions, 'All ...
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