January 26, 2003
"I've got one word for you. No, no, no, no, no." Lincoln Kennedy, Oakland Raider tackle, on the possibility of playing the Super Bowl in New York.
January 27, 1988
Lincoln Kennedy, a 6-foot 9-inch, 295-pound offensive and defensive tackle from Morse High School, said he plans to attend the University of Washington. Kennedy said he will play on the defensive line for Washington. Olun Graves, a Madison wide receiver, said he will attend Utah State.
May 13, 1995 |
Evelyn Norton Lincoln, confidante and personal secretary to John F. Kennedy, died Thursday in Georgetown University Hospital of complications from cancer surgery. Mrs. Lincoln, 85, was involved with Kennedy campaigns starting in 1951, when he was a congressman. She became his personal secretary in 1953, when he began his first term in the Senate, and was in the motorcade with him Nov. 22, 1963, in Dallas when he was assassinated.
November 9, 1997 |
The money, muscle and influence of organized crime helped John F. Kennedy win the closely contested 1960 election, investigative journalist Seymour M. Hersh contends in a new book on the Kennedy presidency. And once Kennedy was inaugurated, Robert F. Kennedy, his brother and attorney general, refused to pursue FBI evidence into widespread voting fraud, Hersh alleges.
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December 12, 2004 |
The four little 5-year-olds were adamant. They had come to the library to hear a story, and "L'il Red Riding Hood" would not do. They also rejected "The Three Little Pigs." Way too boring. Jackie Torrence, assigned to pinch-hit for the absent children's department story lady, was getting desperate when she remembered a tale from her own Appalachian childhood. "How about Sody Salleradus?" she said, and the preschoolers were hooked.
November 22, 2013 |
This week, Americans from across the political and cultural spectrum have paid tribute to Presidents Lincoln and Kennedy with nostalgia-tinged reverence, a longing for a time when strong, inspiring leaders could bring us together in unity and move our country forward . The irony is that while the memories of Kennedy and Lincoln now serve mostly to unify Americans, both men were exceptionally divisive in their own times -- and the...