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  • Tangled U.S.-Mexico ties on display amid spying outrage

    Tangled U.S.-Mexico ties on display amid spying outrage
    MEXICO CITY — It was a minor gaffe, but a telling slip that spoke volumes about the tangled love-hate relationship between Mexico and its northern neighbor. The respected newspaper Reforma, in an article Wednesday about new allegations of U.S....
  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival to honor Forest Whitaker

    Santa Barbara International Film Festival to honor Forest Whitaker
    Oscar-winning actor Forest Whitaker ("The Last King of Scotland") is the recipient of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival's Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film. Whitaker, who is also a producer and director, will receive the honor at a...
  • Edward Norton is an Egg Russian Roulette 'ninja' on 'Fallon'

    Edward Norton is an Egg Russian Roulette 'ninja' on 'Fallon'
    It's hard to say exactly what skills are needed to become an expert at the game of Egg Russian Roulette, but it's safe to say that Edward Norton has them. The actor, who's hosting "Saturday Night Live" this week, stopped by "Late Night With Jimmy...
  • 50 years later, JFK girlfriend Judith Campbell Exner deserves an image makeover

    50 years later, JFK girlfriend Judith Campbell Exner deserves an image makeover
    The three gunshots fired in Dallas 50 years ago meant a presidential legacy unfulfilled — and a personal life unresolved. The sorry mess of sexual exploits that President John F. Kennedy left behind took years to emerge. The supporting cast was...
  • The Beatles, JFK and Nov. 22, 1963

    The Beatles, JFK and Nov. 22, 1963
    This post has been updated. See note below for details. The connection between the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and the eruption of Beatlemania in the U.S. a little more than two months later when the group showed up on “The Ed...
  • VIDEO: Remembering JFK's speeches in reality and in film

    VIDEO: Remembering JFK's speeches in reality and in film
    John F. Kennedy might be Hollywood's favorite politician. More than two dozen actors have portrayed the 35th president, starting with 1963's "PT 109" starring Cliff Robertson, who was chosen by Kennedy. Even 50 years after his death, JFK remains etched...
  • Chris Matthews reflects on 50th anniversary of JFK's assassination

    Chris Matthews reflects on 50th anniversary of JFK's assassination
    Chris Matthews has written two books about John F. Kennedy and Friday, on the 50th anniversary of the president’s assassination, he’s hosting two MSNBC specials, “JFK: The Day That Changed America” at 7 p.m. ET and "The Kennedy...
  • The Texas Theatre in Dallas commemorates Kennedy's assassination

    The Texas Theatre in Dallas commemorates Kennedy's assassination
    On the afternoon of Nov. 22, 1963, the Texas Theatre in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of  Dallas was showing two forgettable war films, "Cry of Battle," with Oscar-winners Van Heflin and Rita Moreno, and "War is Hell," with Baynes Barron. But both films...
  • At Arlington, JFK remembered with flowers, letters, prayers

    At Arlington, JFK remembered with flowers, letters, prayers
    ARLINGTON, Va. — From all over the nation they came to Arlington National Cemetery to pay their respects to President John F. Kennedy. On the 50th anniversary of his assassination, they visited his grave, where they left flowers, wreaths, pins...
  • 'Dr. Strangelove's' connections to the JFK assassination

    'Dr. Strangelove's' connections to the JFK assassination
    On Nov. 21, 1963, film critics were planning to catch a special preview of Stanley Kubrick's "Dr. Strangelove" the next day. But when the news came from Dallas on Nov. 22, those plans changed. "NEVER HELD ... THE DAY KENNEDY WAS SHOT," one guest...
  • JFK death 50 years later: Gov. Jerry Brown recalls encounter

    JFK death 50 years later: Gov. Jerry Brown recalls encounter
    On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's death, Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday reminisced about his encounter with what he described as a charismatic, confident politician. "I had the opportunity to meet John Kennedy and I've never met a...