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The display reads: "Mrs. Kennedy, this flag is presented to you in the name of a most mournful nation...please accept it." (Paula Ebben/WBZ)

JFK Library Marks Dark Anniversary By Reflecting On How America Said Goodbye

The museum that bears his name is marking this dark anniversary by reflecting on how America said goodbye to President Kennedy.

11/19/2013

President John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy attend a White House staff Christmas Party December 1962 in Washington DC. (Photo courtesy of Kennedy Library Archives/Newsmakers)

Keller @ Large: Recalling JFK’s Hope And Grim Lesson From Assassination

By Friday, the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy, you will have been submerged in reminiscences of that terrible event. So I’m going to share mine now.

11/18/2013

Tourists visit the gravesite of  former US President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, on October 29 2013, after a temporary flame was transfered to permanent eternal flame at the site. November 22 marks the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination during a visit to Dallas, Texas, in 1963. AFP Photo/Jewel Samad        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obamas, Clintons To Visit JFK Gravesite Wednesday

President Barack Obama will visit John F. Kennedy’s gravesite and honor two of Kennedy’s lasting initiatives as the nation observes the 50th anniversary of his assassination in the coming week.

11/16/2013

President John F. Kennedy is struck by an assassin's bullet as he travels through Dallas in a motorcade, November 22, 1963. In the car next to him is his wife Jacqueline and in the front seat is Texas governor John Connally. (Photo by Three Lions/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Conspiracy Theories Devalue Search For Truth

As we move through this month of commemoration of the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, you will be hearing quite a bit about the many theories that the crime was the product of a conspiracy, not the work of a lone gunman.

11/12/2013

President John F. Kennedy. (Photo credit AFP/Getty Images)

JFK’s Image Shines On, Despite Contradictions

The Kennedy image, the “mystique” that attracts tourists and historians alike, did not begin with his presidency and is in no danger of ending 50 years after his death.

10/26/2013

Caroline Kennedy smiles during her Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill, September 19, 2013. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Caroline Kennedy: Humbled To Carry Father’s Legacy If Confirmed As Japan Ambassador

Former first daughter Caroline Kennedy said Thursday that she would be humbled to carry forward her father’s legacy if confirmed by the Senate to be the next U.S. ambassador to Japan.

09/19/2013

In this Nov. 22, 1963, file photo, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, right, and Lady Bird Johnson, second from left, watch as Vice President Lyndon Johnson is administered the oath of office by Federal Judge Sarah Hughes, left, as he assumed the presidency of the United States following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Film Features Condolence Letters To Jackie Kennedy After JFK Assassination

A documentary about condolence letters sent to President John F. Kennedy’s widow after his 1963 assassination will be screened at the JFK Library and Museum.

09/15/2013

Kennedy delivers his inaugural address after being sworn in as the thirty-fifth President of the United States on January 20, 1961 in Washington DC.  (Photo credit SAM SCHULMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

NightSide – Tyler Newcomb, Author Of “Murder From Within” Joins NightSide

A Fifty Year Cover Up?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/01/2013

JFK with his daughter Caroline, July 1963. (Video still image courtesy: Kennedy Library)

Rare 1963 Color Video Of JFK On Cape Released

The Kennedy Library has released never before seen color film of President John F. Kennedy just four months before he was assassinated.

07/29/2013

JFK Library (Credit: WBZ-TV's David Robichaud)

BPD: Fire At JFK Library Not Related To Downtown Explosions

Boston Police are now saying a reported explosion at the John F. Kennedy Library is not related to the two explosions at the Boston Marathon finish line.

04/15/2013

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