john f. kennedy

The ripple effect of JFK in Madison

Sixty years ago, Sen. John F. Kennedy’s presidential campaign drew huge crowds and dramatically altered local politics.

Sixty years ago, Sen. John F. Kennedy’s presidential campaign drew huge crowds and dramatically altered local politics.

US economy just hit milestone

The slow but steady recovery from the Great Recession just hit a milestone: It's tied for the second-longest economic expansion in American history.

On this day: November 22

A notorious pirate is captured and killed, RCA Victor buys Elvis' contract from Sun Records, JFK is assassinated, and The Beatles release "The White Album," all on this day.