Gov. John Hickenlooper hugging his wife Helen Thorpe during a memorial service for shooting victim Gordon Cowden in Denver last week. (Ed Andrieski/Associated Press)

• Summer love: Taylor Swift and Conor Kennedy. The country singer, 22, and RFK’s grandson, 18, were spotted kissing, holding hands and getting touchy-feely at his family’s compound in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts this week, the New York Post reports. So far, no official confirmation of a romance.