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Cheryl Hines Is Officially A Mrs. Kennedy

Cheryl Hines married Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. yesterday and has now joined a long and interesting list of Mrs. Kennedys. Cheryl Hines was married Saturday at the Kennedy compound in Hyannisport, Massachusetts. The weather almost had their plans in a bind, but once things got started, it was a beautiful thing! Cheryl Hines looked sweet in a very classy tea-length …

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Vicki Kennedy Nominated For USPS Board Of Governors

Vicki Kennedy has been nominated to an advisory position by President Barack Obama. She is being considered for a position on the eleven-member Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service. Vicki Kennedy hails from Crowley, Louisiana. Her parents, Doris Ann Boustany and Edmund Reggie, were actively involved in the politics and business in the area. Her father was …

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Caroline Kennedy On Familiar Ground In Japan

A week before the 50th anniversary of her father’s death, Caroline Kennedy entered the country she studied and began to admire many years ago: Japan. Kennedy was sworn in as the US Ambassador to Japan on November 12, 2013, making her the first female US Ambassador to the Asian country. Kennedy has long been enamored with Japan, and the fondness …

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JFK Assassination – 50th Anniversary Brings Tears, Memories, Suspicion

It’s been 50 years since that fateful day in Dallas’ Dealey Plaza. John F. Kennedy’s life was tragically taken while he rode in a motorcade down the streets of downtown Dallas. The 50 years that have gone by didn’t seem to curb that pain and sorrow felt all those decades ago, when 5,000 people gathered to show their respect, and …

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50th Anniversary Of JFK Assassination Commemorated

The 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination was commemorated Friday in Dallas amidst prayers and tears. President Kennedy was only 46 when he was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. His assassination marks one of the darkest moments in the American history. “Our collective hearts were broken,” Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings told a crowd of about 5,000 who came to remember …

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Marina Oswald: the Warren Commission Lied

Marina Oswald, born Marina Nikolayevna Prusakova, is best known for being the widow of Lee Harvey Oswald. Marina was born on July 17, 1941 in Western Russia and met Oswald, a former U.S. Marine at a dance on March 17, 1961. A year later they had a daughter together and moved to Dallas, Texas. In 1963 it is said that …

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JFK Grave Site To Be Visited By Obama And Clinton

The 50th anniversary of the former US president, John F. Kennedy will be commemorated on Friday, November 22.  Before the commemoration, President Obama, accompanied by Bill and Hillary Clinton will visit JFK’s grave site on Wednesday, USA today reports. An administration official revealed that Obama will make a visit to the Eternal Flame at Arlington National Cemetery accompanied by Michelle …

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Lee Harvey Oswald: Wedding Band Up For Sale

Lee Harvey Oswald has remained one of the most fascinating and mysterious people in our history; as the man who fatally shot J.F.K. from a Texas book depository, he was widely hated, yet many are still curious about what made him the man he was before that fateful day. Oswald’s wife, Marina, has moved on from that day and built …

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Parkland: A Film Surrounding JFK’s Assassination

Did you know that John F. Kennedy and Lee Harvey Oswald died in the same Dallas hospital? How about that the same doctor worked on both men? The world was never the same after November 22, 1963, the day that President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Since that time, we’ve heard a million conspiracy theories on who actually shot President …

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Michelle Trachtenberg As Lee Harvey Oswald’s Wife

Michelle Trachtenberg is taking on a challenging role as Marina Oswald, wife of the man accused of shooting President Kennedy on that tragic day in 1963, and says she’s excited to bring to life a woman few know much about in the upcoming television movie “Killing Kennedy”. “I am so excited for the challenge to portray Marina Oswald, and to …

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Caroline Kennedy Leads Family Visit To Ireland

Caroline Kennedy recently led a family pilgrimage to Ireland to celebrate the 50th anniversary of JFK’s visit and visited the Limerick village of Bruff, which was the birthplace of ancestor Tom Fitzgerald. Bruff residents were extremely excited to welcome back the Kennedys and spruced up the town in anticipation of their arrival. “This is our gig, our moment,” said Bruff …

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Jack Brooks Dies: Texas Congressman Was 89

Jack Brooks, who spent 42 years in Congress during the days when Democrats took up the majority of Texas politics, has died after a short illness. He was 89 years old. Brooks worked closely with President John F. Kennedy–he was in the motorcade on the day Kennedy was assassinated–and became well-known for his work on civil rights issues. He actually …

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