John F. Kennedy was buried at Arlington 50 years ago today, leaving his body to rest but not much else.
Editor’s note from the Star, Nov. 26, 1963: Probably the most remarkable utterance during the rites for President Kennedy held in the Capitol Rotunda were those of Sen. Mike Mansfield, (D-Mont., who died in 2001), who spoke first on Sunday (Nov. 24, 1963). Here is the speech in full.
Some of the 30,000 people who marched downtown on Sunday, Nov. 24, 1963, in memory of President John F. Kennedy. The scene is looking eastward from the Old Courthouse toward the legs of the Gateway Arch, in the early stage of construction. The local Conference on Religion and Race had organi…
FILE--John F. Kennedy Jr. salutes the casket of President Kennedy outside St. Matthews Cathedral following funeral mass in Washington Nov. 25, 1963. A small plane carrying John F. Kennedy Jr. to a wedding in Hyannisport, Mass., was reported missing early Saturday, July 17, 1999, and a search…
FILE -- President John F. Kennedy slumped down in back seat of car after being fatally shot in Dallas in this Nov. 22, 1963 file photo. Jacqueline Kennedy leans over president as a Secret Service agent stands on the bumper. Perhaps the most profoundly disturbing 26 seconds of footage in Amer…
** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --FILE ** Lee Harvey Oswald, accused assassin of President John F. Kennedy, reacts as Dallas night club owner Jack Ruby, foreground, shoots at him from point blank range in a corridor of Dallas police headquarters, in this Nov. 24, 1963 file photo. Plainclothesman at…
The FBI and Secret Service re-enacted the assassination of President Kennedy in Dallas for members of the Warren Commission, May 24, 1964. Two unidentified FBI agents sit in exact spots in open car as Kennedy, left, and Gov. John Connally, right, were sitting when the assassin fired the shot…
Lee Harvey Oswald, accused assassin of President John F. Kennedy, reacts as Dallas night club owner Jack Ruby, foreground, shoots at him from point blank range in a corridor of Dallas police headquarters, in this Nov. 24, 1963 file photo. Plainclothesman at left is Jim A. Leavelle. (AP Photo…
SAN DIEGO - Struggling right-hander Ian Kennedy will get a chance for a fresh start with the Padres, thanks to a general manager who is familiar with his work.
Some of the 30,000 people who marched downtown on Sunday, Nov. 24,
July 12, 1962- President Kennedy greets Stan Musial and his family at the White House. Next to Musial are his wife Lil and daughter Janet. The Cardinal outfielder is holding a picture autographed by the chief executive. photo by UPI
SAN DIEGO - Ian Kennedy struck out nine in six innings to remain perfect for his career against San Diego, and Jason Kubel doubled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning to send the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 3-1 victory over the Padres on Thursday night.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA's newest rocket successfully
completed a brief test flight Wednesday, the first step in a
back-to-the-moon program that could yet be shelved by the White
Scholarships available for lifeguard
COLUMBUS, Ohio — How fitting that the Phoenix Coyotes have a
A launch of the Ares I-X test rocket was scrubbed Tuesday
because of weather concerns at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape
Canaveral, Fla. NASA plans to use the Ares rocket to help replace
the shuttle fleet.
The northwest corner of South La Cholla Boulevard and West Ajo
Way has become hard to navigate because of a tree whose branches
have grown into the roadway, says reader John Higgins, who drives
through the intersection regularly.