Robert F. Kennedy

Kennedy arrested after party to attend diversion program

BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — A Kennedy family member charged with disorderly conduct after police responded to a noisy party is being sent to a pretrial diversion program.<p>Caroline Rose Kennedy was set to be arraigned in Barnstable on Wednesday, but her hearing was rescheduled for March pending her …

News (U.S.)

Want Kids to Care About Conservation? Take Them Rafting

On a Tuesday morning in late October, Bobby Kennedy Jr. was riding a dusty, decommissioned school bus through the Rio Grande Gorge in northern New Mexico. The bus, like all river buses, had bad shocks and half-drifted, half-bounced along the narrow turns. A gray-bearded river guide named Cisco …

‘Hardball’ anchor Chris Matthews on what today’s politicians can learn from Bobby Kennedy

Chris Matthews rips Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama for looking down on ‘white working people’

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews suggested Saturday that the elitist attitudes of top Democrats like former President Barack Obama and failed presidential …

Elections

Was Charles Manson the ultimate white supremacist?

Cult leader directed Manson the Hollywood murders hoping to start a war between the races in America.<p>An American war between races was one of the …

Crime

Italy Is Right to Measure 'La Dolce Vita'

Fifty years on, the Italian government wants to fulfill Robert Kennedy's dream.<p>Italy has long prided itself for its quality of life - and with good reason. Italy may be only just recovering from a long economic crisis, but its citizens are healthier and live longer than those of most other …

Business

50 Years Ago This Week: Britain's Money Crisis

<i>Milestone moments do not a year make. Often, it’s the smaller news stories that add up, gradually, to big history. With that in mind, in 2017 TIME</i> …

Economy

Franklin and Marshall College and Free Speech

<i>Note: In lieu of my usual column, here is the text of a speech I gave at my alma mater, Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania,</i> …

Conservative View

America the Unserious

How stands John Winthrop’s “city upon a hill” this Thanksgiving?<p>How stands the country that was to be “a light unto the nations”?<p>To those who look to …

Conservative View

'The Economist' Debuts Special 2018 Issue

<i>The Economist</i> has today unveiled the 32nd edition of its special issue “The World in 2018," which will look ahead to the World Cup in Russia, midterm …

Advertising Industry

Lawrence O'Donnell's new book shows how Roger Ailes helped get Nixon elected in 1968

By June 6, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson had declared he wouldn’t seek reelection and Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy had been murdered. The election was still five months away, but the 1968 presidential campaign was already one of the most pivotal in U.S. history.<p>The daily rush of …

Entertainment

Talking Bobby Kennedy with Chris Matthews

Hardball’s Chris Matthews has a terrific new book out: “Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit.” As I told Chris in an interview this morning, I have worked …

Elections

Investigators: D.B. Cooper letter confirms suspect, FBI cover-up

A fifth Cooper letter obtained through FOIA, allegedly from the real hijacker, team says, FBI not interested in revisiting case<p>It's the case that won't go away.<p>The only unsolved case of skyjacking in U.S. history remains unsolved, but a team of investigators is confident they have identified the …

History

Legend of the seas: a look inside the massive RMS Queen Mary

Bigger than the Titanic, and the finest transport of her day, the RMS Queen Mary is now a museum and hotel. Here’s the full tour.<p>She was the most luxurious way to travel. Over 1000ft/300m long, 12 decks, and with a lavish art deco interior. Royalty, statesmen, and hundreds of thousands of troops …

Royal Family

JFK Files: US Contemplated Fake Soviet Attack To Provoke War

The U.S. government considered manufacturing or obtaining Soviet aircraft in order to launch an attack on American or friendly bases that could then …

Propaganda

J. Edgar Hoover, not just Robert E. Lee, should go

I was Ubering down Pennsylvania Avenue the other day when I passed my favorite Washington location that demands a wrecking ball. It’s not a statue to some forgotten slaveholder nor a memorial to some Jim Crow booster — Woodrow Wilson, for instance — but a building bearing the name of a racist, …

Opinion

Today in History

Today in History<p>Today is Monday, Nov. 20, the 324th day of 2017. There are 41 days left in the year.<p>Today's Highlight in History:<p>On Nov. 20, 1947, …

Mormonism

Fix Your Body, Fix Your Swing: The Revolutionary Biomechanics Workout Program Used by Tour Pros

Product Details<p>ISBN-13:<p>9781429964067<p>Publisher:<p>Publication date:<p>01/19/2010<p>Sold by:<p>Macmillan<p>Format:<p>NOOK Book<p>Pages:<p>160<p>Sales rank:<p>554,245<p>File size:<p>2 …

Golf

Interracial Intimacy and Film as Social Commentary

Fifty years ago, the Supreme Court struck down anti-miscegenation laws in <i>Loving v. Virginia</i>. In 1969, the first interracial sex scene occurred on …

Black History

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:<p>Nonfiction<p>1."Leonardo da Vinci," by Walter Isaacson …

Entertainment

22 Conspiracy Theory Lists That Will Make You Question Everything

Me after reading these: Nothing is real.

UFOs

The Trump Era Was Born in the Election of 1968

American politics has always seen its share of meanness and sharp elbows, but the viciousness and gridlock that characterize today's politics goes …

Elections

An ill and unhappy Jackie Robinson turned on Nixon in 1968

That fall, the baseball hero finally came back to the World Series — to support Hubert Humphrey<p>In October 1968, Jack Roosevelt Robinson, the man who …

Sports

Your stars today

<b>MONDAY NOVEMBER 20, 2017</b><p>ARIES March 21-April 20 ***<p>Communication is favoured as you converse with a wide range of family, friends and acquaintances …

Astrology

Before Kaepernick, The 'Syracuse 8' Were Blackballed By Pro Football

Support the news<p>They met in secret. Away from their white coaches and teammates.<p>"We used to meet at midnight," former Syracuse football player Dana …

College & University

Passenger numbers at Cleveland Hopkins in 2017 may surpass traffic during United Airlines' hub years

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Passenger traffic at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport continues to increase, and is on pace to exceed 9 million for 2017 - …

United Airlines

On The Record #11: Discussion with Chris Matthews about his new book: Bobby Kennedy, A Raging Spirit - American Urban Radio Networks

Chris Matthews talks Bobby Kennedy with his new book and ponders if there will ever be another like RFK.

American History

Can Sessions actually run for his old Senate seat?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A growing group of Republicans want Attorney General Jeff Sessions to be the party's choice in the Alabama Senate race, but ethics experts say Sessions either would have to have to leave the Department of Justice or continually disavow campaigns to put him in the seat if he wants …

U.S. Politics

After 50 Years, The Kennedy Magic Is Still Alive

Source: Pixabay<p>You don't even need a full name. The three letters—JFK—conger an image that is as resonant and fresh as it was a half century ago. Is …

New files do nothing to dampen conspiracies

October 29, 2017 5:25AM<p>CONSPIRACY theories. What the government might have known and still won’t say about Lee Harvey Oswald.<p>Now that is set to all …

Lee Harvey Oswald