JFK Assassination

Former U.S. President George W. Bush salutes upon arrival at the airport of Gaborone on July 5, 2012. Bush was in Botswana as part of a cervical and breast cancer awareness campaign. (credit: Monirul Bhuiyan/AFP/GettyImages)

Bush Honors JFK On Death Anniversary

Former President George W. Bush remembered JFK as a defender of liberty. Bush released a statement honoring the slain president on the anniversary of the assassination.

11/22/2013

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Former Fort Worth Cop Recalls Protecting JFK

Tom Owens is the last surviving officer from the Fort Worth Police Department who was tasked with protecting President Kennedy the night before he traveled to Dallas.

11/22/2013

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JFK Secret Service Agent Returns To DFW

Sercret Service agent Clint Hill jumped into President Kennedy’s limo when shots were fired, and he was in DFW again on Friday for the 50th anniversary of that dark day.

11/22/2013

Flowers are placed at a memorial in Dealey Plaza on November 21, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Dallas Remembers JFK At Downtown Event

Dallas and the entire nation will pause to remember President Kennedy on Friday. It was 50 years ago that the President was shot and killed at Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas.

11/22/2013

The interior of the Texas Theatre in Dallas, where Oswald hid after shooting President Kennedy.  (Dallas Police Dept. photo)

JFK 50: How November 22nd Changed Dallas

For one day at the Texas Theatre it is as if nothing has changed in 50 years. Moviegoers can buy a ticket for 90-cents and watch the same movie, “War is Hell”, as those unsuspecting witnesses did in 1963.

CBS 11–11/21/2013

A photo taken from the video shot by then 12-year-old Johnny Haller on November 22, 1963. It shows JFK mere minutes before he was assassinated. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

12-Year-Old Records History Moments Before Assassination

The infamous Zapruder Film of the Kennedy assassination is known by just about everyone, but a young boy also shot film of the President on November 22, 1963. It’s video he never shared publicly until now.

CBSDFW.COM–11/21/2013

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Reporter Blames JFK Chaos On “Wannabes”

On the day that President Kennedy was assassinated, 50 years ago in downtown Dallas, Hugh Aynesworth was a 32-year-old reporter. But he was there only as a spectator.

11/21/2013

This photo shows the Grassy Knoll and the former Texas School Book Depository Building in Dealey Plaza, where the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy took place in Dallas, Texas. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas Roads Closed Ahead Of JFK Events

There are many events planned in downtown Dallas for the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, and travel around the area is already problematic.

11/21/2013

R.C. Nelson, the often patrol partner of murdered Dallas police Officer J.D. Tippit.  (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Exclusive: J.D. Tippit’s Partner Talks For The First Time

On Friday it will be 50 years since the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. But there was another murder on that dark day in Dallas — one you don’t hear as much about.

CBSDFW.COM–11/20/2013

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CBS 11 News Producer Recalls JFK Phone Call

Jack Douglas Jr. was just a boy when President Kennedy was assassinated, but he received a very interesting phone call that day, from someone looking for his father.

11/20/2013

Home video of of President John F. Kennedy, recorded just one day before he was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. (credit: The Botello Film/Sixth Floor Museum)

Watch Believed To Time JFK’s Death For Sale

A wristwatch that’s believed to have been used to declare the time of President John F. Kennedy’s death is going on the auction block in New York City.

11/20/2013

People photograph an 'x' on Elm street where John F. Kennedy was assassinated near the former Texas School Book Depository, now the Dallas County Administration Building. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

X’s Marking Spots Where JFK Was Shot Removed

The ‘X’s that mark the spots on the street where President John F. Kennedy was assassinated are gone. The disappearance of the marks came as Dallas prepares for events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of JFK being assassinated.

11/19/2013

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