John F. Kennedy

Porn Actress Who Claims Affair With Trump Grants Tabloid Interview on President

When In Touch Weekly published an interview this week with a porn actress who claimed to have had a sexual relationship with Donald Trump, it created …

Donald Trump

US shutdown hits tourists hard

The political paralysis in Washington DC will affect tourists to the US, whether they are hoping to explore some of the world’s best museums in the …

National Parks

Social Media Shreds the Social Fabric One Click at a Time

Forget Russian hacking—the real threat to democracies around the globe is social media’s inexorable and unavoidable destruction of common ground and …

Chamath Palihapitiya

Mountains yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. – The snowy mountains and frozen lakes of Rocky Mountain National Park are still accessible to visitors, despite the federal government shutdown.<p>But across the country in New York, the nation's most famous monuments to immigration — the Statue of Liberty and …

National Parks

Boston's JFK Library impacted by government shutdown

The government shutdown has prompted a Boston attraction to shut its doors.<p>The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum is closed until further …

Nonprofits

Deployed troops unable to watch NFL playoffs due to government shutdown

Loading...<p><b>BOSTON</b> - As a result of both Democrats and Republicans failing to resolve a standoff over immigration and spending, the United States …

Boston

The Incredible 50-year-old Plane on the Front Lines of the North Korea Standoff

The Cold War-era B-52 is a still a key part of the U.S. bomber fleet. But is that a good thing?<p>In 1964, Stanley Kubrick’s nuclear black comedy <i>Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Love the Bomb</i> burst into the cerulean with the force of a surface-to-air missile. Considered one of the greatest …

Military History

20 years since America’s shock over Clinton-Lewinsky affair, public discussions on sexual harassment

Twenty years ago, millions around the world learned of a sexual affair between a president and a young intern<p>Twenty years ago, major news outlets reported allegations that then-President Bill Clinton had a sexual relationship with a 22-year-old White House intern.<p>Looking back, the Clinton-Lewinsky …

U.S. Politics

10 Things To Do In Dallas This Weekend

On the hunt for weekend entertainment? We've chosen ten events ranging from fishing competitions to ballet shows that we think you'll like.<p>DALLAS, TX …

JFK Assassination

Why Donald Trump's Twitter strategy is more sophisticated than you might think

Donald Trump is not the first US president to revolutionise how the media is used to connect with voters. Franklin D. Roosevelt’s fireside chats pioneered a familiarity between leaders and the public that has stuck ever since.<p>John F. Kennedy was dubbed the first TV president after using the new …

Donald Trump

From presidential nominee to freshman senator? Romney would make history if he runs

During his first run for the White House, in a speech at a fundraiser in Los Angeles, Mitt Romney mused about the career prospects of vanquished …

Elections

Details Of Trump’s Body And Pelosi’s ‘Doggie-Doo’ Offer — ‘Back To Future,’ Take Notice [Opinion]

Filmmakers are missing a really big opportunity today, just Google “Trump,” “Pelosi,” or any other Washington player to find this treasure trove of …

Michael J. Fox

Incredible New Speed Record for JFK - London Set By Norwegian

Since the days of the Concorde, it has been a bit quiet in the speed department for commercial aircraft. However, as Monday’s flight shows, with the …

Airlines

The fight over America's national monuments, explained

<i>The Trump administration is pursuing a major rollback of federal land protections — prompting a furious response. Here's everything you need to</b> …

U.S. Politics

Doug Schoen: One year into the Trump presidency, a call for unity

As we look back on the first year of the Trump presidency and take stock, this much is clear: President Trump has enjoyed some political successes, but has made little progress at uniting our deeply divided country.<p>While some may focus their criticism on his controversial tweets or provocative …

Opinion

Link bus route expands to seven days a week

A freebie bus service that connects dining, cultural, arts, and historical destinations around downtown Dallas is about to give riders more, more, …

Texas

Government shutdown: What’s closed, who is affected?

WASHINGTON — The federal government shutdown only partially curbs operations. But the longer the shutdown continues, the more likely its impact will …

Boston

Conservatives Shake Their Heads at the Stormy Daniels S---storm

How is it that the president’s alleged affair with a porn star isn’t even the biggest story of the week?<p>(A version of this column originally appeared on Poynter.org.)<p>When B.C. Forbes, a Scottish-born American newspaper business columnist founded the eponymous business magazine in 1917, he could not …

Stormy Daniels

New Zealand leader Jacinda Ardern is pregnant. Guess how the Internet reacted.

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is going to lead a country <i>and</i> have a baby.<p>“We are going to make this work, and New Zealand is going to help us raise our first child,” she said at a news conference Friday outside her home, where she shared that she and her partner are expecting their baby …

Lifestyle

Naked Artists at 432 Park, Antiques at the Armory Fuel the Party

After the arrest of a former assistant for taking some pricey wine, Goldman Sachs co-president David Solomon may want to explore different forms of …

Drew Barrymore

Student leaves university after video using racial slur goes viral

A man carries an art piece to the Presidents House at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama on June 7, 2017.Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / …

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The truth about Trump's first year

Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration as president – a day some of his critics thought might never come.<p>On Jan. 20, 2017 it was almost an article of faith for many Democrats and not a few Republicans that it would only be a matter of time before the Trump presidency …

Opinion

In 1968, When Nixon Said “Sock it To Me” on Laugh-In, TV Was Never Quite the Same Again

The show’s rollicking one-liners and bawdy routines paved the way for <i>Saturday Night Live</i> and other cutting-edge television satire<p>Comment on this Story

Comedy

Terzian: Presidential Libraries: A Study in Bloat

I was surprised last week to learn that plans for the Barack Obama Presidential Center in Chicago have run into local opposition.<p>The proposed …

Conservative View

The surest thing in Washington about Trump Year One: exhaustion

WASHINGTON — Saturday marks the one-year anniversary since President Trump took the oath of office — but if it feels like it’s been more than a mere …

Donald Trump

Logan Lerman in Talks to Play Dan Rather in JFK Drama ‘Newsflash’

Logan Lerman is in negotiations to play newscaster Dan Rather in “Newsflash,” centered on CBS’ coverage of the 1963 assassination of President John …

Hollywood

American Airlines to offer free beer, wine on N.Y. shuttle flights

American Airlines passengers taking some flights from New York to Chicago will soon get an added perk -- free wine and beer.<p>The complimentary alcohol …

Airlines

What Makes a Reliable Ally? A Fresh Perspective on NATO, Strategic Culture and Collective Defense

<i>“There is only one thing worse than fighting with allies, and that is fighting without them.”</i> <i><br>–Winston Churchill</i><p>What is the value of an alliance? …

Geopolitics

John F. Kennedy was asked to define himself in one sentence — and his approach can help anyone find their purpose

• <b>Because of his competing agendas, a Congresswoman asked President John F. Kennedy in 1962 to think about his "once sentence" to help him focus.</b>• <b><br>For example, Abraham Lincoln's was "He preserved the union and freed slaves."</b>• <b><br>Finding your own sentence can help you find your purpose and focus your …

Abraham Lincoln

Ex-CIA operative suspected of compromising US spies in China is arrested

A former CIA operative has been arrested after investigators suspected he secretly helped bring down America’s network of informants in China.<p>Jerry Chun Shing Lee, a 53-year-old US citizen, was intercepted after he arrived at John F. Kennedy airport in New York in the climax of a six-year …

National Security Agency (NSA)