John F. Kennedy

President John F. Kennedy and his wife Jacqueline Kennedy ride with secret service agents in an open car motorcade shortly before the president was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, November 22, 1963. (Credit: Keystone/Getty Images)

Play Opening In Chicago Makes The Case That The Mob Was Behind Kennedy Assassination

Retired FBI agent Zack Shelton collaborated with investigative reporter and playwright Hillel Levin on “Assassination Theater,” a new play that makes the case that the late Chicago crime boss Tony Accardo and some of his fellow mobsters were behind the killing of the president.


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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.


John F. Kennedy Jr wipes his eyes, near his mother Jacqueline Kennedy (L) at the funeral of his father, President John F. Kennedy, on Nov. 26, 1963. (Photo credit: STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicagoans Share Memories Of Kennedy Assassination

On this 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, Chicagoans are remembering where they were at the time.


President John F. Kennedy. (Photo by National Archive/Newsmakers)

Boers: 50 Years Later, Remembering The Assassination Of JFK

I was 13 years old and had myself strategically placed in the back of my 8th grade Art class at Steger Central Junior high.

670 The Score–11/22/2013

Then Sen. John F. Kennedy visits Barrington High School in October 1960, a month before he was elected president. (Credit: Barrington School District 220)

Barrington High School To Display Photos Of Kennedy Visit In 1960

On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, a northwest suburban high school plans to show off newly discovered pictures of the late president.


O'Hare International Airport

O’Hare Celebrating 50th Anniversary Of Dedication By JFK

Even before the formal dedication ceremony in 1963, O’Hare had begun transforming from a former orchard into an economic engine for the city.


John F. Kennedy, Richard M. Nixon At Debate

50 Years Ago, JFK-Nixon Debate Changed Politics

It changed the face of American politics and took place in Chicago 50 years ago in the old WBBM-TV studios. The Nixon-Kennedy presidential debates were the first ever to be televised. The match-up highlighted the importance of image and playing to the cameras in politics.

CBS 2–09/27/2010