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  • 11-22-13 Sonny Boyd main.jpg Detective remembers Kennedy's assassin as unnaturally calm

    Detective Elmer "Sonny" Boyd was doing a last security sweep through the Dallas Trade Mart, where President John F. Kennedy was scheduled to speak, when he and his partner got word of an incident involving the president's motorcade.

    November 22, 2013 1 Photo

  • news_jfkassassination.jpg JFK assassination: Some enduring conspiracy theories

    Over the years, more than 200 people and three dozen groups have been accused of being involved in Kennedy's assassination, author Vincent Bugliosi recently told CNN. So it’s understandable that conspiracy theories of all degrees of plausibility have gained — and lost — popularity in that time.

    November 22, 2013 1 Photo

  • Screen shot 2013-11-17 at 7.39.12 PM.png VIDEO: Tornadoes, damaging storms sweep through Midwest

    At least 5 are dead as severe weather causes extensive damage in Missouri, Illinois and Indiana.

    November 18, 2013 1 Photo 1 Story

  • g3202580000000000005337d15210a4f1295f1c88620a51deafed0ae11f.jpg PHOTOS: Tornadoes slam Midwest towns Tornadoes swept through multiple Midwest towns Sunday, leveling neighborhoods and causing extensive damage. Six people are reported dead and dozens injured.

    November 18, 2013 1 Photo

  • kokomo-tornado.jpg Tornadoes tear through Indiana, Illinois

    Tornadoes and severe thunderstorms swept across the Midwest on Sunday, killing at least six people and causing significant damage in dozens of towns in Indiana and Illinois.

    November 18, 2013 4 Photos

  • Plaza 7 Tornado wary schools get money for shelters

    The tragic deaths of seven elementary school students in an EF-5 tornado in May 2013 inspired the creation of a non-profit group that is raising money to build safe rooms and shelters in Oklahoma's schools. The group is giving $500,000 to schools in the suburb where those students were killed.

    November 18, 2013 1 Photo

  • screenshot clam.jpg VIDEO: World's oldest animal, 507-year-old clam, discovered and killed

    Researchers at Bangor University accidentally killed the world's oldest creature, Ming, a deep ocean clam believed to be 507 years old when they were trying to figure out how old it was.

    November 18, 2013 1 Photo

  • screenshot obama.jpg VIDEO: Obama aims to 'fix' health plan cancellations

    President Barack Obama is moving to let insurance companies keep selling policies that don't meet his overhaul's minimum standards. He's also acknowledging his administration badly fumbled the rollout of his signature domestic program.

    November 15, 2013 1 Photo

  • screenshot typhoon.jpg VIDEO: Typhoon aid operation speeds up

    U.S. troops are installing runway lights and equipment in the devastated Philippine city of Tacloban's airport, so aid can be delivered around the clock.

    November 14, 2013 1 Photo

  • What it's like to have your food stamps cut?

    On Nov. 1, the largest cuts in the history of our country's food stamp program, now called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, went into effect when the increase ordained by the 2009 economic stimulus package expired.

    November 14, 2013

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