JFK http://kcur.org en How JFK's Death Changed The Secret Service http://kcur.org/post/how-jfks-death-changed-secret-service <p>The shock of the Kennedy assassination stunned the nation, but it also sparked a massive review of how the Secret Service operated.</p><p>In the first part of Monday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk with Clint Hill, the Secret Service agent who protected Jackie Kennedy in Dallas and beyond, about his role that day and how it changed him and the agency watching out for the president.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 16:16:43 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 48029 at http://kcur.org How JFK's Death Changed The Secret Service The Assassination Of JFK, 50 Years Later http://kcur.org/post/assassination-jfk-50-years-later <p>If you were old enough to understand, chances are you remember what you were doing 50 years ago when you heard President John F. Kennedy had been shot.</p><p>On Friday's <a href="http://kcur,org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we look back at the assassination of JFK through the lens of the Secret Service, doctors at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas and a few of the ever-popular conspiracy theories.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 19:39:06 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 47203 at http://kcur.org The Assassination Of JFK, 50 Years Later How Smartphone Videos Aid Investigators http://kcur.org/post/how-smartphone-videos-aid-investigators <p></p><p>When John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, the Zapruder film provided investigators with key evidence of the shooting. Fifty years later, crime scene investigation has evolved into a complex science, and now, with smartphones, and other mobile devices, video footage of events is readily available to assist investigators in solving crimes.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:50:39 +0000 Steve Kraske, Stephen Steigman & Beth Lipoff 46767 at http://kcur.org How Smartphone Videos Aid Investigators The Film That Shaped America's JFK Memories http://kcur.org/post/film-shaped-americas-jfk-memories <p></p><p>The silently haunting images of the Zapruder film captured the moment John F. Kennedy was shot during that famous Dallas parade in 1963. Those images have become part of the mythology that surrounds the event, both for the conspiracy theorists and others.&nbsp;</p><p>On Wednesday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk with historian <strong>Max Holland</strong>, who has analyzed the effect of the film on how the American people understand the 50-year-old assassination.</p><p><strong>Guest:&nbsp;</strong></p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 20:33:47 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 46715 at http://kcur.org The Film That Shaped America's JFK Memories Steve's Bookshelf: Cracking Camelot And Becoming American http://kcur.org/post/steves-bookshelf-cracking-camelot-and-becoming-american <p>John F. Kennedy was no King Arthur, but his life has often been compared to Camelot.</p><p>On Monday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we revisit Steve’s Bookshelf, a collection of books on Steve Kraske's&nbsp;radar right now. We talk with <strong>Thurston Clarke</strong> and <strong>Robert Dallek </strong>the authors of two different books that examine the former president’s policies. Also, author <strong>Domingo Martinez </strong>takes us into the life of a family trying to become “real” Americans on the Texas border.</p><p><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Sun, 03 Nov 2013 17:41:25 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 46183 at http://kcur.org Steve's Bookshelf: Cracking Camelot And Becoming American