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JFK Library Picks Up Big Piece Of Jackie Kennedy History

AP | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — A hospital on Long Island, N.Y., says it's donating Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' birth records to the Kennedy library in Bos...

Hemingway's Cuba Home Items Go To JFK Library

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 07.06.2013 | Books

WASHINGTON — While most Americans have never seen Ernest Hemingway's home in Cuba where he wrote some of his most famous books, a set of 2,000 r...

JFK Library Explosion Investigated

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.15.2013 | Crime

A fire, and possible explosion, reported at the John F. Kennedy Library in Dorchester, Mass., is being investigated for a potential connection to the ...

JFK Award Winners Announced

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics

BOSTON -- Veronika Scott started a project in Detroit that hires shelter residents to sew coats for the homeless that convert into sleeping bags. Sta...

Our Work Begins on November 7th

Ivanley Noisette | Posted 01.04.2013 | Politics
Ivanley Noisette

Although it does mark the end of long and grueling campaigns, the day after Election Day should not be perceived as the end, but rather, the beginning.

New RFK Documents Include Mafia Plan To Assassinate Castro

AP | LINDSEY ANDERSON | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

BOSTON — Lined pages with a doodle of the Liberty Bell and a CIA document outlining a Mafia-connected plan to assassinate Fidel Castro for $150,...

First U.S. Manned Spacecraft Lands WHERE?

Posted 09.05.2012 | Science

By: Robert Z. Pearlman Published: 09/05/2012 07:52 AM EDT on SPACE.com Freedom 7, NASA's first spacecraft to launch an astronaut into space, has ...

Profile In Courage Awards Given To Interesting Recipients

AP | RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics

BOSTON — President John F. Kennedy's only surviving child celebrated what would have been his 95th birthday this month by honoring three Iowa ju...

New Records Emerge About Jackie O

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics

BOSTON — Some of former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy's personal papers, including notes from her televised White House tour 50 years ago, are n...

Last Secret Tapes Of JFK's Life Released

AP | By BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 03.25.2012 | Politics

BOSTON -- Final recordings President John F. Kennedy secretly made in the Oval Office include an eerie conversation about what would become the day of...

Would JFK Get Into Harvard Today?

The Huffington Post | Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

John F. Kennedy's Harvard application shows just how far college admissions have come in the last 75 years. The 26-page document, recently released b...

See JFK's Home Movies, Speech Recordings At First Online Presidential Archive

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Caroline Kennedy unveiled the nation's first online presidential archive Thursday, a $10 million project to digitize the most important...

J.D. Salinger Letter To Hemingway On Public Display For The First Time

AP | BOB SALSBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

BOSTON — It was the summer of 1946 when a young and war-fatigued J.D. Salinger reached out to another writer whose career had also been shaped b...

JFK Condolence Letters Published For First Time In New Book

AP | HOLLY RAMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

CONCORD, N.H. — Among the 1.5 million condolence letters sent to President John F. Kennedy's widow after his assassination in 1963 were more tha...