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Trump’s first Medal of Freedom honorees include Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley, Miriam Adelson

The award was established by President John F. Kennedy to honour those who contributed significantly to American culture or the national interest through public or private actions.

Personal diary of Kennedys' White House nanny up for auction

The bidding for the auction closes on April 11.


John F Kennedy's Harvard medallion may fetch $25k at auction

The Harvard Crimson bronze medallion, measuring 38 millimetres in diameter, features a raised Harvard seal - a quill and a scroll

US releases new trove of secret John F Kennedy assassination files

The National Archives said the other documents published online were from the Justice Department, the Defence Department and a House committee which conducted an inquiry into Kennedy's November 22, 1963 assassination in Dallas, Texas

JFK files authorized for release with some redactions: FBI

President Donald Trump said he had "no choice" but to agree to requests from the CIA, FBI and other agencies to continue withholding some documents to protect national security and individual identities.

JFK files release is Donald Trump's latest clash with spy agencies

United States President Donald Trump returned to the topic in a Saturday night tweet: "JFK Files are released, long ahead of schedule!'' The deadline set by law came Thursday, the day the documents were released.


Donald Trump frustrated by secrecy with John F Kennedy files

Like much else surrounding investigations of the 1963 killing of President John F Kennedy, Thursday's release of 2,800 records from the JFK files was anything but smooth.

Oswald-KGB link to CIA's anti-Castro plots: Here’s what declassified Kennedy files reveal

What is apparent to experts at this point is that the final JFK documents are only one surviving piece, that too only partially revealed, from a much larger trail that is either destroyed and unreleased

Donald Trump releases some John F Kennedy files, blocks others under pressure

John F Kennedy assassination files: In a memo to government agency heads, US President Donald Trump said the American people deserved as much access as possible to the records.

US set to release JKF assassination files, President Trump tweets 'so interesting'

In 1992, Congress passed the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act, which directed the National Archives to collect all information related to the assassination and release it within 25 years, barring exceptions designated by the president. The deadline is Thursday.