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Never-Before-Seen Photos of JFK Jr. and His Sister Caroline Up for Auction

Never-Before-Seen Pictures of JFK Jr. and His Sister Caroline Up for Auction

Originally posted 06/23/2015 04:15PM

There were few people closer to the Kennedy children than their beloved nanny, Maude Shaw, who worked for President Kennedy and Jackie from 1958 to 1965. Now, in a rare auction, 79 of Shaw's never-before-seen pictures of the children are up for sale at Nate. D. Sanders Auctions in Los Angeles.

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Jack Kennedy Schlossberg Steps Into the Family Business | Caroline Kennedy

Jack Kennedy Schlossberg Steps Into the Family Business

Originally posted 05/18/2014 01:00PM

While other undergrads are hanging out with friends on their school breaks, Jack Kennedy Schlossberg is following a family tradition.

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What Happened When President Kennedy's Grandson Met President Bush's Granddaughter

Lauren Bush Lauren Raves About Jack Kennedy Schlossberg

Originally posted 05/07/2014 06:30AM

All eyes were on JFK's grandson, Jack Kennedy Schlossberg, May 4, when he hosted the Profile in Courage Awards at the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum in Boston.

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John F. Kennedy Library Releases Letters to Jackie After Assassination | Kennedy Assassination, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, John F. Kennedy, Kennedy

John F. Kennedy Library Releases Letters to Jackie After Assassination

Originally posted 01/15/2014 09:00AM

A series of condolence messages sent after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated 50 years ago, on Nov. 22, 1963, was released Tuesday from the personal papers of his widow, including a letter from the mother of one of four girls killed in the bombing of a Baptist church in Alabama during the civil rights movement.

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Jackie Kennedy Tapes Reveal Her Love for JFK

Jackie Kennedy Tapes Reveal Her Love for JFK

Originally posted 09/14/2011 08:15AM

She was one of the world's most beloved yet mysterious women. And as a young widow following her husband's murder in 1963, Jacqueline Kennedy largely kept quiet in her torrent of grief.

Until now.

Eight and a half hours of recordings of Mrs. Kennedy from seven interviews in 1964, four months after the president's Nov. 22, 1963, murder, are set to be released as an audio book Wednesday. In excerpts published in The New York Times, the former first lady holds forth on everything from the Cuban Missile Crisis to the world's great leaders of the time to her own husband – whom she idolized to the end.

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Caroline Kennedy Drops Out of Bid for Senate | Caroline Kennedy

UpdatePosted 01/22/2009 03:30PM

Caroline Kennedy Drops Out of Bid for Senate

Originally posted 01/22/2009 05:00AM

Caroline Kennedy has withdrawn her name from consideration to take over Hillary Clinton's vacant Senate seat in New York, the daughter of the 35th President of the United States announced early Thursday.

On Wednesday, Kennedy, 51, telephoned the state's Gov. David A. Paterson, whose decision it is to choose Clinton's replacement, and apparently expressed her concern for her uncle, Senator Edward M. Kennedy, according to The New York Times.

In a brief statement released by her spokesperson, Caroline Kennedy said only, "I informed Governor Paterson today that for personal reasons I am withdrawing my name from consideration for the United States Senate."

Later Thursday, The Times reported that problems regarding taxes and a household employee had arisen during Kennedy's vetting process.

As it is, the elder Kennedy, 76, suffered a seizure Tuesday during President Obama's inaugural lunch and is being treated for a malignant brain tumor first diagnosed in May. He was released from the hospital on Wednesday.

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Five Things You Don't Know About Caroline Kennedy | Caroline Kennedy

Five Things You Don't Know About Caroline Kennedy

Originally posted 12/17/2008 09:25AM

She grew up in one of America's most famous families, but Caroline Kennedy has always shunned the public life – until now.

This week, the only surviving child of John F. and Jackie Kennedy begins a quest to win the U.S. Senate to be vacated when Hillary Clinton joins Barack Obama's cabinet. (Clinton's replacement will be appointed by New York's governor.)

Kennedy, 51, is married to New York designer Edwin Schlossberg. They have three children, Rose, 20, Tatiana, 18, and Jack, 15. She is a lawyer, author and fundraiser. But did you know she learned to talk while her dad was running for president, first uttering the words "plane," "goodbye" and "New Hampshire"?

More facts about Kennedy:

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Caroline Kennedy to Seek Clinton's Senate Seat | Caroline Kennedy

UpdatePosted 12/15/2008 05:25PM

Caroline Kennedy to Seek Clinton's Senate Seat

Originally posted 12/15/2008 02:45PM

Caroline Kennedy, first daughter of the Camelot Era in American politics, will seek the U.S. Senate seat from New York about to be vacated by Secretary of State-designate Hillary Rodham Clinton, Gov. David Paterson confirms.

"She told me she was interested in the position," Paterson said Monday. "It's not a campaign. She'd like at some point to sit down."

A community and political activist who was vocal in her support of Barack Obama's candidacy this year, Kennedy, now 51, was only 3 when she moved into the White House with her family, in 1961. Her father, President John F. Kennedy, was assassinated in 1963.

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POLL: Caroline Kennedy or Fran Drescher to Replace Hillary?

POLL: Caroline Kennedy or Fran Drescher to Replace Hillary?

Originally posted 12/08/2008 12:25PM

Here's one way to prevent any filibusters: Fran Drescher's screechy voice.

The former star of The Nanny – and inveterate New Yorker – wants to fill the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Hillary Rodham Clinton (who is leaving to become Barack Obama's Secretary of State).

New York Gov. David Paterson is said to be seriously considering former first daughter – and political activist – Caroline Kennedy, 51, for Clinton's position, but Drescher, also 51, is firm in her desire. New York magazine quotes the actress as saying she's qualified for the job, as well as "an authentic and honest person."

What do you think?

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Neil Diamond's 'Sweet Caroline' Revealed!

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Neil Diamond's 'Sweet Caroline' Revealed!

Originally posted 11/20/2007 01:25PM

You've sung it at countless weddings ("So good! So good! So good!"), and now Neil Diamond has finally revealed the real-life woman who inspired his song "Sweet Caroline." And the lucky woman was... President John F. Kennedy's daughter Caroline.

"I've never discussed it with anybody before – intentionally," the 66-year-old singer-songwriter tells the Associated Press.

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