Latest Assassination of John F. Kennedy News

Legendary reporter discusses career, including JFK’s slaying

Nov. 18, 2019 1:06 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — On Nov. 22, 1963, Hugh Aynesworth walked four blocks from The Dallas Morning News’ building to watch President John F. Kennedy’s motorcade drive through Downtown Dallas. Aynesworth worked for The News at the time covering space and aviation, but he didn’t have an...

US filmmaker Oliver Stone praises Putin for role in Syria

Oct. 30, 2019 1:19 PM EDT

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — American filmmaker Oliver Stone on Wednesday praised Russian President Vladimir Putin as a "stabilizing force" in the Middle East, particularly in Syria as Moscow fills a void left by U.S. forces pulling out and leaving behind their Kurdish allies. Stone, the 73-year-old...

AP Was There: Coretta Scott King mourns husband's death

Oct. 23, 2019 1:24 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A few close friends gathered at the home of Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King after the civil rights leader was assassinated in Memphis, Tenn., April 4th, 1968. Days later, Jacqueline Kennedy met with Mrs. King the morning of the funeral in Atlanta. The Associated Press was there...