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Clint Eastwood Casts Real-life Heroes to Play Themselves in Next Movie ‘The 15:17 to Paris’

In an unconventional move, Clint Eastwood has tapped Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, and Spencer Stone to play themselves in his next movie, “The 15:17 to Paris.” The film will tell the story of the three Americans who stopped a terrorist on a train bound for Paris. (more…)

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National Guardsman Who Helped Stop French Train Attack to Receive Soldier’s Medal

The Army is awarding the Soldier's Medal to Oregon National Guardsman Spc. Alek Skarlatos, one of the three Americans who subdued a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train. (more…)

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Knights: 3 Americans, 1 Briton Awarded France’s Highest Honor for Bravery in Train Attack

One of the Americans who prevented a bloodbath on a high-speed European train serves in the Air Force. Another is in the Oregon National Guard. On Monday, the enlisted men became knights, along with two others who took part in the rescue, as French President François Hollande made them Chevaliers

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Spencer Stone, Anthony Sadler and Alek Skarlatos tell reporters how they came to overpower a gunman aboard a high-speed train after he opened fire with an AK-47 Friday. (LAURENT VITEUR / GETTY IMAGES)

Trio of Americans Who Took Down Train Terrorist in Paris Say They Did it “To Survive”

Looking awed by the sumptuous gilded surroundings of the United States ambassador’s residence here, the three young American men who thwarted an attack on a Paris-bound express train appeared at a news conference on Sunday, brushing aside suggestions that they were heroes. (more…)

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Obama Calls American Train ‘Heroes,’ Hails Their Courage

Air Force serviceman Spencer Stone, the first of three Americans to rush and subdue an armed gunman on a Paris-bound train, was released from the hospital Saturday and received a call from President Obama praising his courage and heroism. (more…)

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