JFK biographer Robert Dallek discusses the Bay of Pigs, Kennedy's relationship with his vice-president, and what we can learn from his life.
The White House situation room is now associated with one of President Obama's successes, but it owes its existence to JFK's great blunder.
Michigan's Sen. Carl Levin got a pie in the face from a protester Monday. Pie-throwing has a political history dating to the 1960s and includes the pastry-based terrorism of 'Al Pieda.'
Obama faces pressure to choose an Afghanistan plan that doesn't call for huge commitment of troops.