Assassination

Two people in Lafayette Park, Washington, reading the newspaper reports of President John F Kennedy's assassination.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

51st Anniversary Of Assassination Of President John F. Kennedy

The President was just 46-years old when he was assassinated while riding in a motorcade in Dallas, Texas.

11/22/2014

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Tweets From Account Affiliated With ISIS Terror Group Call For Assassination Of Twitter Employees

A Twitter account associated with the terror group ISIS has been shut down by the social network after tweets were posted calling for the assassination of Twitter employees, seemingly in response to Twitter clamping down on accounts associated with the jihadist group.

09/08/2014

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. (CBS)

San Francisco To Mark 35 Years Since Assassinations Of Milk, Moscone

A broad coalition of community groups and the Harvey Milk Foundation are honoring the 35th anniversary of slain San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk and Mayor George Moscone in back-to-back vigil and marches starting Wednesday afternoon.

11/27/2013

President Kennedy Meets with Civil Rights Leaders

Pleasant Hill’s John F. Kennedy University Honoring Slain President On 50th Anniversary

Friday marks 50 years since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, and the only university in the country bearing his name is honoring the slain leader at its Pleasant Hill campus.

11/22/2013

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Harvey Milk. (CBS)

SF Vigil Marks 34 Years Since Milk, Moscone Assassinations

To mark 34 years since the assassination of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk, city officials and the families and supporters of the slain leaders held a vigil and led a walk from City Hall to the Castro District Tuesday evening.

11/27/2012

San Francisco Mayor George Moscone was assassinated Nov. 27, 1978 by former Supervisor Dan White, whom Moscone refused to reappoint to the Board of Supervisors. White also shot and killed Supervisor and gay rights activist Harvey Milk that day. (AP)

SF Mayor Moscone’s Son Directs Play About Father’s Murder

After years of struggling with his father’s legacy, the son of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone has given voice to his memories of events that shook the Bay Area through a play, “Ghost Light.”

01/12/2012

Sen. Robert F. Kennedy addresses a crowd at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles moments before his assassination at the hands of Sirhan Sirhan, June 5, 1968. (CBS)

California Parole Board Denies Release Of RFK Assassin

Parole board members refused to free Robert F. Kennedy’s convicted assassin after determining that he hadn’t shown enough remorse and didn’t understand the severity of a crime that was mourned by a nation four decades ago.

CBS San Francisco–03/02/2011

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