Grievances persist despite start of new era in US-Cuba ties

...U.S. Embassy in Havana on Aug. 14. He spoke of a need to move beyond the enmity that was spawned as President John F. Kennedy grappled with Fidel Castro's revolution and Soviet expansionism and that hardened over the 54 years that followed...
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Honor fallen police officers

...of National Police Week, which honors and remembers fallen law enforcement officers across the country. President John F. Kennedy designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day in 1962, and the week in which that date falls as Police Week...
Jury deliberates after cop killer pleads the Fifth

...not training Wallace adequately.Frank Koziol, representing the city, said that makes as much sense as blaming John F. Kennedy or Martin Luther King Jr. for their own murders."Would we blame Martin Luther King for his murder because of his...
Volunteers in Service to ? Alaska

...what VISTA was - I just kind of stumbled across it."The VISTA program, originally developed by former President John F. Kennedy, was established by the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964 to serve poor Americans. In 1993, VISTA became part of...
Solar-powered plane tries to fly around the world

...catch more of the sun's energy. It will also make stops in Myanmar, Hawaii, Phoenix, Arizona and New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. The path across the Atlantic will depend on the weather and may include stops in southern...
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My Turn: Begich hasn't lived up to Uncle Ted's legacy

...Barbara Sigmund, it was published in 1990 and is now out-of-print. Sigmund worked as a letter writer for President John F. Kennedy, served on the City Council of Princeton, New Jersey and in 1982 ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate. During...
My Turn: In support of the re-election of Munoz

...three tours. He was decorated many times for heroism. He served in the Special Forces Honor Guard for President John F. Kennedy in the Capitol in the Rotunda and during Kennedy's Concierge procession to Arlington National Cemetery.On Sept...
Today in history

...Treaty of Amity and Association effectively made Laos an independent member of the French Union.In 1962, President John F. Kennedy revealed the presence of Soviet-built missile bases under construction in Cuba and announced a quarantine of all...
Arts calendar

...St. One day artists-as-educators seminar, Laying a Foundation: Defining Arts Integration, developed by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C. Designed to help teachers and teaching artists establish a shared...
Today in History

...XS-1 (later X-1) rocket plane over Muroc Dry Lake in California.In 1960, Democratic presidential candidate John F. Kennedy suggested the idea of a Peace Corps while addressing an audience of students at the University of Michigan in Ann...


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