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President John F. Kennedy smokes a cigar during a Democratic fundraising dinner at the Commonwealth Armory at Boston University.

From George Washington to Michael Bloomberg, here are 12 of the richest US presidential candidates in history

Donald Trump may be the richest president in America's history, but one of his 2020 contenders is worth 17 times more.
The aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy as its dry dock area is flooded three months ahead of its slated production schedule, October 29, 2019.

How the problems on the US Navy’s new supercarrier helped it build the next one cheaper and faster

The Navy and the shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls have been "aggressively" applying lessons learned while building the USS Ford to its next supercarrier.
The carrier John F. Kennedy as its dry dock area is flooded, in Newport News, Virginia, October 29, 2019.

The new seal for the Navy’s next aircraft carrier contains a hint about big changes coming to naval aviation

The recently unveiled seal for the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy features its best-known aircraft, along with a future addition.
One of US President Barack Obama's armored limos outside a home where he was fundraising for Democratic US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton August 1, 2016 in College Park, Georgia.

How the Kennedy assassination totally transformed presidential cars, from an open-top Lincoln Continental to the heavily-armored ‘Beast’ u...

From the elegant Lincoln Continental to 'The Beast,' equipped with tear gas and smoke, the presidential car has changed radically over recent decades.

Since right after World War II, the president’s national security adviser has an unparalleled ability to influence events worldwide

The influence of national security advisers has largely depended on the dynamic between them and the president they served under.
President Ronald Reagan, campaigning for a second term of office, smiles during a rally speech at the California State Capitol the day before the 1984 presidential election

The winning slogan from every US presidential campaign since 1948

Those seeking to be elected president must distill their message to America into a few short, memorable words. Some have managed better than others.

Ivanka Trump says her dad asked if she wanted to lead the World Bank, but she turned it down

The first daughter, who's an adviser to the president, told The Associated Press she told her father she's "happy with the work" she's doing.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis shown in this June 27, 1953 photograph with then Senator John F. Kennedy in Hyannisport, Massachusetts

John F. Kennedy is an American icon. These 21 color photos helped define his legacy

Kennedy's highly publicized life included cameras following him at his family home in Massachusetts and at work in Washington.

The most bizarre, outlandish documents from the CIA’s files on JFK’s assassination

The newly released JFK files detail things like Lee Harvey Oswald's activities before the shooting and bizarre tip-offs before Kennedy's and Oswald's deaths.
Boeing VC-137C SAM 26000, or Air Force One, during its final flight, at the National Museum of the United States Air Force, Dayton, Ohio, May 20, 1998.

Step aboard the SAM 26000 — the first jet-powered aircraft ever built for the president of the United States

The SAM 26000 arrived in 1962 and would go on to carry eight presidents, numerous dignitaries, and countless diplomats during its 36 years in service.