Author Tina Cassidy shared surprising facts about Jackie Kennedy Onassis in her book “Jackie After O: One Remarkable Year When Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Defied Expectations and Rediscovered Her Dreams.” Much of it focuses on the former first lady's midlife transformation in 1975 when she becomes a widow; fights to save Grand Central Terminal and enters the workforce as a book editor.
It wasn't all charity workAlthough she didn’t need the money, she made just $10,000 per year when Viking Press hired her in September 1975. In this 1977 photo released by Viking, Jacqueline Onassis and Bryan Holme are shown in their office.Alfred Eisenstadt/AP
A mass skiing competition in Russia, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, the Northern Lights glow over Finland, former congressman John Dingell’s funeral in Washington and more images from around the world.
NASA tried one last time to contact its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity, but declared it dead on Feb. 13, 2019, 15 years after arriving at the Red Planet. The solar-powered rover has been silent for eight months, victim of one of the most intense dust storms in decades.