Obama pays tribute to 9/11 generation while remembering WWII sacrifices 70 years after D-Day

  • by: NEDRA PICKLER , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 6, 2014 - 12:29 PM

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France — Seventy years after Allied troops stormed the beaches at Normandy, President Barack Obama returned Friday to this hallowed battleground in what he called a "powerful manifestation of America's commitment to human freedom" that lives on in a new generation.

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