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People watch a historical broadcast about the life of former President John F. Kennedy near Dealey Plaza on November 22, 2013 in Dallas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

The Final Hours Of A Full Day Of Remembrance

The skies were grey and so was the mood for the thousands who went to Dealey Plaza Friday. The emotions of the dark day in Dallas returned for some and were felt for the first time by others.

CBSDFW.COM–11/22/2013

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DISD Eighth-Graders Witness 50th JFK Commemoration

A group of DISD students had an up close look at the ceremony honoring JFK, Friday. Eighth-graders from Kennedy-Curry Middle School wrote essays about the life, legacy and lessons the President left behind.

CBS 11–11/22/2013

A protester stands outside the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza on November 22, 2013 in Dallas. Visitors streamed through the memorial on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

JFK Conspiracy Theorists Gather In Dallas

Conspiracy theorists are among those gathered in Dallas as the city marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

11/22/2013

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Kennedy Secret Service Agent Returns To North Texas

Fifty years ago today President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jackie began their day at a chamber of commerce breakfast in Fort Worth. This morning, the chamber held a breakfast at the same hote

CBSDFW.COM–11/22/2013

381091 51: President John F. Kennedy greets wellwishers after a speech May 8, 1963 at the White House. (Photo by National Archive/Newsmakers)

‘Unspoken Speech’ To Put JFK’s Words To Life

Fifty years ago today, President John F Kennedy was to have delivered a speech at the Dallas Trade Mart. The text of the speech was preserved and will be delivered in public for the first time tonight, in the form of a film.

11/22/2013

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Disputed JFK Comic Art Withdrawn From Auction

An auction house has withdrawn from sale the original artwork for a 1964 Superman comic book featuring President John F. Kennedy.

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

The permanent JFK Tribute in Fort Worth. (credit: CBS 11 NEWS)

Channel 11 & JFK’s Last Speech, The Live Broadcast

Most people associate live TV and President John F. Kennedy with the moments after his assassination. But Channel 11 carried President Kennedy’s last speech live from Fort Worth, hours before he was killed.

CBS 11–11/20/2013

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

Tourists visit the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

Sixth Floor Museum Adds Ruby Photo Items

The Dallas museum chronicling the life and death of President John F. Kennedy has added several items visible in a Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph of Jack Ruby shooting Kennedy assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.

11/08/2013

President John F. Kennedy and wife Jackie riding in his motorcade through the streets of Downtown Dallas on November 22, 1963

JFK Assassination Through My 6-Year-Old Eyes

The day that changed the world came on November 22, 1963. It was a sunny but cold and windy day in Dallas. I was a fourth-grader sitting in the library when the principal came on the public address system to inform the kids what had happened.

CBS 11–11/06/2013

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Irving House Where Oswald Stayed Turns Into Museum

As the anniversary of the John F. Kennedy assassination looms, the City of Irving is making a museum out of the home where Marina and Lee Harvey Oswald spent their final night together.

CBS 11–11/04/2013

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