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WATCH LIVE: Memorials Mark JFK 50th Assassination Anniv.

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The nation remembers the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination. The nation remembers the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination.

President Barack Obama has ordered that flags be lowered at government buildings today to mark the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination.

Earlier this week, Obama visited Kennedy's grave at Arlington National Cemetery.

Friday in Dallas, thousands of people will mark the day with a solemn ceremony in Dealey Plaza, where Kennedy was shot while riding in his motorcade.

Friday at 6, Tom Crabtree speaks with locals uniquely tied to the event that happened 50 years ago, including one who helped investigate the shooting. Click here to watch a preview.

Click here to watch live coverage of events marking the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination.


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