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14 Things You Didn't Know About JFK

Fifty years after his death, John F. Kennedy continues to captivate and intrigue the American psyche. While thousands of books have been written …

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5 Headlines That Would Have Been If JFK Lived

There is little debate among historians that on a clear Dallas morning in November 1963, when President John F. Kennedy was struck down by an …

Dan Rather Rips CBS News Over JFK Snub: 'Like The Kremlin'

Dan Rather is continuing his criticism of CBS News for leaving him out of its commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.<p>Rather's first big break came on the day of the assassination; he was a young reporter working for CBS in Dallas who was one of the …

JFK and the Millennial Generation

We've already begun hearing about the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's death this month but there is one perspective that consistently goes unaddressed: Why JFK should matter to the Millennial Generation, and what young people today can learn from his legacy. This is perhaps the most important …

Millennials

Letters, lost tapes stand out amid deluge of JFK anniversary specials

As the nation somberly marks the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination, there is no shortage of material remembering the tragic events of November 1963. There are dozens of television offerings, so many that you could sit down weeks before the actual Nov. 22 anniversary and …

FCC Chairman Wants Carriers to Start Unlocking Phones Pronto

Federal Communications Commission Chair Tom Wheeler told the cellphone industry on Thursday that it is time to take action to ensure consumers can …

Net Neutrality

Judge rules in Google’s favor in 8-year library book scanning case

Google’s “Google Books” program does not violate copyright laws, according to a U.S. district court judge’s ruling issued today.<p>In today’s ruling, New York U.S. Circuit Judge Denny Chin said Google’s scanning and cataloging of printed books fell within fair use because it was “highly …

Smartphone Challenger Lenovo Chimes With Apple and Samsung Strategies

Gartner has published its Q3 mobile phone and smartphone sales estimates and the figures make for very interesting reading. A total of 456 million mobile phones were sold, with smartphones now making up 55% of the total, at 250 million devices. The total number of sales for 2013 looks like being in …

Verizon, AT&T iPad Mini Retina backordered, ship dates lag

Verizon and AT&T are both backordered on the cellular versions of the iPad Mini Retina, possibly another indication of the supply constraints for the new Apple tablet.<p>Verizon says the Mini Retina with "wireless and cellular" is on "back-order" and "will ship by 11/25."<p>AT&T says the iPad Mini Retina …

Bitcoin gets ready for the government

As Bitcoin gets an increasing amount of attention from the government, the entrepreneurs and advocates behind the digital currency are getting ready for their close-up.<p>They are hiring lawyers skilled in navigating the regulatory gauntlet, political operatives who can deal with the curiosities and …

Samsung plans to release smartphone with wraparound display next year: Bloomberg

Samsung has led the curved display "movement" with the introduction of its Galaxy Round smartphone, but apparently the company isn't satisfied stopping there. Bloomberg today claims that Samsung will release a handset featuring a wraparound display at some point next year. According to the report, …

Capture 360-degree panoramas with the throwable Panono ball

Two years ago, Jonas Pfeil posted a video to YouTube about a funny-looking ball he’d created that was filled with cameras and could capture panoramas of the entire world around it. Three and a half million people have watched that video in the time since, and with all the attention, Pfeil has been …

JFK & Jackie Kennedy's Life In Homes: From Newlywed Love Nest To The White House (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

On June 24, 1953, John Fitzgerald Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier got engaged. (With a stunning jawbreaker of a ring, I might add.) The exact place of the engagement is something that's still being debated -- some say it was by telegram, others say it happened in a booth at one of JFK's favorite …

Dallas Diminishes JFK, His Legacy, And Those Who Care About Democracy

Welcome to the JFK Assassination Cover-up, Chapter 20.<p>The <i>Dallas Morning News,</i> notoriously uninterested in real journalism about the most infamous …

A New Book on JFK Is Coming on the 50th Anniversary of His Assassination

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Phillip Shenon, a former <i>New York Times</i> reporter and author of <i>The Commission</i>, an acclaimed and …

The Dallas Morning News | Options

Immerse yourself in a new experience<p>Try <i>The Dallas Morning News</i> premium site free for 4 weeks!<p>Sign up with your email address and start using our<br>newly …

New JFK Footage

The Kennedy Library released never-before-seen footage of JFK vacationing in Cape Cod with his family. The videos were taken just 4 months before his …

Israel and the Death of JFK

Another disappointment in the collected letters of JFK: Close to the end of the book, which is only 352 pages long, the editor devotes eight pages to …

JFK Assassination

JFK Second Shooter? New Documentary Makes Radical Claim

A new documentary alleges that a Secret Service agent was the second (and accidental) shooter in the assassination of John F. Kennedy.<p>At the Television Critics Association press tour in Los Angeles on Sunday, producers and investigators behind Reelz Channel's new documentary "JFK: The Smoking Gun" …

New Book Claims Marilyn Monroe Confessed to Jackie O. about JFK Affair

In a new book called <i>These Few Precious Days: The Final Year of Jack with Jackie</i>, author Christopher Andersen has dropped a big, blonde bombshell: …

Parkland's re-enactment of the JFK assassination hits the Venice film festival

Critics might be skeptics, but this drama about the events at the hospital after the shooting gets just about everything right<p>Published: 21 Nov 2013<p>JFK's daughter, the first woman to serve as US ambassador in Tokyo, will hope to improve Obama's relations with Shinzo Abe<p>Published: 15 Nov 2013<p>The …

The 10 best books inspired by JFK

<b>A Thousand Days</b> <b><br>Arthur J Schlesinger (1965)</b><p>Published only two years into the long period of national grief and disbelief, this monumental work by a historian and Kennedy adviser – averaging out at around a page for each day Kennedy spent in the White House – understandably tends towards hagiography. …

Breaking the Set | Hulu

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The Sex Life of JFK - Killing Kennedy Article

According to Robert P. Watson, a historian who has researched the sexual indiscretions of U.S. Presidents, at least seven of them—ranging from Thomas Jefferson to Bill Clinton—have had affairs both before and during their terms of office. But John F. Kennedy, whose dalliances with scores of women, …