John F. Kennedy

Week Ahead: Trump Again Shows He's Willing To Use His Pardon Power

President Trump has tweeted boldly about his power to pardon, used it once for a controversial ally, and this week he'll put his pardon pen to use for a couple of turkeys. Literally.<p>"President Donald J. Trump will pardon the National Thanksgiving Turkey in a ceremony in the Rose Garden," the White …

Politics

JFK's Favorite Chowder Recipe Will Make You Glad Cold Weather Exists

It doesn't get more New England than this.<p>Even before our current 24-hour news cycle, the public was fascinated by the First Family's daily routine. According to the <i>Boston Globe</i>, a young women with disabilities wrote to JFK asking what he liked to eat. "Please reply to her," Kennedy's staff wrote …

Soup

Everything Coming To And Leaving Netflix In December, Including ‘Bright’ And ‘The Crown’ Season 2

Unless you’ve already binged <i>The Punisher</i>, then both Marvel’s latest and a slew of other new Netflix offerings in November are waiting for you in your queue. And you’d better hurry it up, because the streaming giant just dropped its list of comings and goings for the month of December. Aside from</i> …

Netflix

Moon Landing Hoax: Why did NASA lie to us?

NASA has been embroiled in controversies about its first moon landing since the day Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon in 1969. …

Stanley Kubrick

The U.S. government planned false flag attacks with Soviet aircraft to justify intervention

The U.S. government once wanted to plan false flag attacks with Soviet aircraft to justify war with the USSR or its allies, newly declassified …

Lee Harvey Oswald

Nancy Pelosi Says Tax Cuts Never Create Jobs, Both JFK And Reagan Prove She Is Wrong

Following the passage of the House tax reform bill last week, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi invoked the familiar Democrat mantra that tax cuts …

Economics

Uber is donating $1 million in cash and free rides to Meals on Wheels

• <b>Uber announced Monday it is partnering with Meals on Wheels America.</b>• <b><br>The app-based taxi company said it will donate $1 million over the next two years to the organization, including the cost of promotional codes that will allow Meals on Wheels volunteers to get free rides when they are out on</b> …

Uber

Justin Timberlake has a Lion King moment with a baby at a golf tournament

People<p>As a new trove of documents about the killing of President John F. Kennedy is released, New York Times reporter Peter Baker walks us through …

Entertainment

Have questions on the JFK assassination? Start looking here

In September 1963, <i>The Dallas Morning News</i> broke the news that President John F. Kennedy was planning to visit Dallas later that year.<p>Since then, …

Texas

The Queen and Prince Philip celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary

<b>The Queen and Prince Philip, who were married in 1947, celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary on 20 November.</b><p>We look through seven decades of marriage in pictures, including moments when the couple have stood together through pivotal events in history.<p>The royal wedding, 20 November …

Royal Family

Tina Brown: When 'Crazed' Jackie O Came to Dinner With Claws Out

While editing ‘Vanity Fair’ in the ’80s and ’90s, Daily Beast founder Tina Brown confided some of her best dish to her now published diary, including …

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

What Trump won't tweet: 4 reasons for a free press

<b>(CNN) —</b> You're not going to read this in a tweet from President Donald Trump; but it can be said in a Twitter-length post: The free press is not an optional part of our democracy, it is an integral part of it. Without it, our political system can never be its best.<p>Yet clearly, the tensions between …

Opinion

Napping on the job may turn out to be a very good idea for a sleep-deprived nation

President Trump prides himself on getting by with just four or five hours of sleep at night, which leaves him plenty of time early in the morning to scan cable TV news and tweet before going to work. During last year’s rough-and-tumble campaign, he scoffed at ­“low-energy” rivals Republican Jeb …

Sleep

Let’s honor JFK with gun legislation

Regarding Colbert I. King’s Nov. 18 op-ed, “Gun carnage and the do-nothing Congress”:<p>After Lee Harvey Oswald easily purchased his rifle from a mail-order catalogue and assassinated President John F. Kennedy, the United States began a discussion about the need for gun-control legislation.<p>Since 1963, …

Opinion

1 dead, 1 hospitalized after car crashes into concrete support in downtown Dallas

A driver who slammed into a concrete bridge support died of their injuries late Saturday night in downtown Dallas.<p>The driver of a 2017 Lexus sedan …

Texas

What Happens To Pardoned White House Thanksgiving Turkeys?

President Donald Trump will hold the 70th annual National Thanksgiving Turkey ceremony at the White House Tuesday. The event will take place in the …

News (U.S.)

GOP official in NH urges Bill Clinton’s name be dropped from state Democratic dinner

The head of the New Hampshire GOP on Friday urged the state’s Democratic Party chair to drop former President Bill Clinton’s name from a major fundraising event.<p>The push came as sexual misconduct allegations against Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama and Democratic Sen. Al Franken of …

Elections

New Cold War? North Korea strengthens ties with Cuba after threatening nuclear attack on U.S.

Pyongyang hopes to rekindle a Cold War-era friendship.<p>Korean Central News Agency announced Friday that North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho and …

North Korea

Jack Ruby invited FBI informant to 'watch the fireworks' at parade where JFK was killed

On the day President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, the man who later shot Lee Harvey Oswald invited an FBI informant to come and …

Crime

Most Instagram-able airports, airlines

Selfies on the go<p>Are you a big Instagram user? Plenty of travelers are these days (especially younger or younger-at-heart ones like me), and they often post pictures before, during and after their trips. But which airports and airlines are most popular among them? [FULL STORY & PHOTOS]<p>That’s what …

Airports

Man drowns while wade fishing

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - A man was wade fishing in the waters near the John F. Kennedy Causeway Friday afternoon in the 100 block of Skipper lane …

Medicine

Delta’s Adding Lie-Flat Delta One Business Class to a Slew of Domestic Routes, Including Hawaii

Want to score a lie-flat seat between New York (JFK) and Las Vegas (LAS) or San Diego (SAN)? Well, you can book a flight in JetBlue Mint today, or, …

Airlines

On This Day: London subway fire kills 30

Nov. 18 (UPI) -- On this date in history:<p>In 1883, the United States adopted Standard Time and set up four zones -- Eastern, Central, Mountain and …

Walt Disney Company

How the ‘America’s Team’ Dallas Cowboys transformed the city's image after JFK assassination

Fridays in the early 1960s were usually light workout days for the Dallas Cowboys.<p>The team was running through a few routine drills on the morning of …

Dallas

'Truth' or dare: DMA exhibit of 24 video works is a purposeful sensory overload

The ambitions of Gavin Delahunty, the Dallas Museum of Art's Hoffman Family Curator of Contemporary Art, are put to the test in his latest curatorial …

The Arts

What Hillary Knew

Hillary Clinton once tweeted that “every survivor of sexual assault deserves to be heard, believed, and supported.” What about Jaunita Broaddrick?<p>If the ground beneath your feet feels cold, it’s because Hell froze over the other day. It happened at 8:02 p.m. on Monday, when <i>The New York Times</i> …

Politics

10,744 more Kennedy assassination records released

The National Archives on Friday released 10,744 FBI records — some that have never been previously disclosed — related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.<p>It's the fifth release of Kennedy assassination records so far this year.<p>The National Archives said 8,336 documents are …

George H. W. Bush

We’re All Out of Touch

Everyone knows the anecdotes of Great Depression babies never trusting the market again. But there’s hard evidence: A team of economists once …

Mark Twain

'Other Guys Read Playboy, I Read Annual Reports': A Beginner's Guide To The 10-K

The 10-K annual filing is fact-packed and a critical part of an investor's information diet.<p>What's in these enormous documents?<p>We attempt to answer …

Business

Get Ready to Royally Binge The Crown Season 2. Here's Everything We Know So Far

<i>This article originally appeared on TIME</i><p>For many fans, <i>The Crown</i> season 2 release date can’t come soon enough. The Golden Globe-winning drama about …

Royal Family