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The People Who Took Us To The Moon

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.

10/13/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Adele’s Rumor, Tracy Morgan Is Healing, And A Man Seeks Katy Perry

This week rumors surrounded a British songstress, our favorite comedian was feeling better, and a strange man was looking for Katy Perry and JFK.

07/18/2014

A wreath is laid at the gravesite of president John F. Kennedy. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

JFK’s Sister Lays Wreath At Gravesite

Bagpipes played, a British cavalry officer stood guard and a flame burned steady as it has for 50 years at President John F. Kennedy’s grave at Arlington National Cemetery.

11/22/2013

JFK Funeral

50 Years Ago Today, D.C. Was A Somber Place

The website of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum has a lot of resources for those interested in learning more about the nation’s 35th Commander in Chief.

11/22/2013

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Then GW Student, DC Mayor Vincent Gray Recalls JFK Assassination

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray vividly recalls November 22, 1963. Gray had turned 21 less than two weeks earlier and was studying psychology at George Washington University.

11/22/2013

The Grassy Knoll (L) and the former Texas School Book Depository Building (R) in Dealey Plaza, where the 1963 assasination of US President John F. Kennedy took place in Dallas, Texas.  (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Solemn Ceremony In Dealey Plaza for JFK Assassination 50th Anniversary

Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, thousands will mark the day with a solemn ceremony in Dealey Plaza, through which the president’s motorcade passed when shots rang out.

11/22/2013

Lee Harvey Oswald's original pine coffin. (credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images)

Writer Recalls Reluctantly Serving as Oswald Pallbearer

A retired newspaper man recalls reluctantly being tasked with serving as a pallbearer at the funeral for Lee Harvey Oswald.

11/22/2013

President and Mrs. John F. Kennedy minutes before he was assassinated as his car passed through Dealey Plaza in Dallas. (credit: Bettmann/Corbis)

JFK Assassination Anniversary: A Younger Generation Reflects

A half-century later, the memory of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination still resonates for those who remember where they were and what they were doing when they heard the unthinkable news. But for those born decades later, it may be difficult to see the president’s death on Nov. 22, 1963 as more than a fact in a history book.

11/22/2013

25th November 1963:  Two people in Lafayette Park, Washington, reading the newspaper reports of President John F Kennedy's assassination.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Photos: JFK Assassination 50 Years Later

Iconic images that document events surrounding one of the darkest days in American history — the assassination of president John Fitzgerald Kennedy.

11/22/2013

President Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Oprah Winfrey during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House on Nov. 20, 2013 in Washington, D.C. The Medal of Freedom is the country's foremost civilian honor. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Presents Freedom Medals, Attends JFK Tribute

President Barack Obama paid tribute Wednesday to former President John F. Kennedy’s legacy, joining former President Bill Clinton to lay a wreath at Kennedy’s grave and presenting a freedom medal that Kennedy conceived before his assassination 50 years ago this week.

11/20/2013

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