Photos from the 2013 Kennedy Center Honors, December 8, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Honors are bestowed annually on five artists for their lifetime achievement in the arts and culture. UPI/Mike Theiler
Photos from the site of a train that crashed on route to Grand Central Station in New York City on December 1, 2013. At least four people were killed and 63 injured after the Metro-North passenger train derailed on a sharp curve in the Bronx borough of New York City on Sunday morning. UPI/John Angelillo
Wreath laid at the gravesite for President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, November 20, 2013. This Friday will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy.
The event payed tribute to JFK and to Army Bugler Sgt. Keith Clark who played Taps at President kennedy's funeral in 1963. November 22 will make the 50th Anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's death.
The NYSE Euronext staged a first-ever weekend test for the initial public offer two weeks ago to avoid reprising the problems with rival Nasdaq's systems that delayed timely orders and ruined Facebook's debut on Wall Street. UPI/John Angelillo
Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi appeared in court Monday on the first day of his trial, rejecting its legitimacy and demanding "coup" leaders be prosecuted, as thousands of his supporters rallied. UPI/Ahmed Jomaa
President Barack Obama delivers remarks at a Terry McAuliffe campaign event at Washington-Lee High School, Arlington, Virginia, U.S., on Sunday, November 3, 2013. McAuliffe is the Democratic nominee in the 2013 Virginia gubernatorial election. UPI/Pete Marovich/Pool
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