RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Robert F. Kennedy

A collection of news and information related to Robert F. Kennedy published by this site and its partners.

Top Robert F. Kennedy Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • Aftermath Of Bridge Fire Expected To Snarl Commuters

    Aftermath Of Bridge Fire Expected To Snarl Commuters
    Often the second choice of drivers taking the Throgs Neck Bridge to the Bronx, the Clearview Expressway is the only option Monday for thousands of commuters since a fire caused massive traffic disruptions. The ramp off the Cross Island Parkway will...
  • Kirk To Announce U.S. Senate Bid

    (WGN-AM)- North Shore Republican Congressman Mark Kirk will announce his long-expected foray into the race for the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate on Monday, sources familiar with the congressman's decision said today. Kirk has been thinking about a...
  • Walter Cronkite, longtime CBS anchorman, dies at 92

    Walter Cronkite, longtime CBS anchorman, dies at 92
    Walter Cronkite, the former CBS news anchor whose steady baritone informed, reassured and guided the nation during the tumultuous 1960s and 1970s, died today, the network announced. He was 92. Cronkite, who was often called "the most trusted man in...
  • 400 live bombs later, fallout is not over

    400 live bombs later, fallout is not over
    Two years ago this week, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced cleanup of a middle school and southeast Orlando community built on a former World War II-era bombing range. The corps' search of the tranquil neighborhood uncovered decades-old bombs,...
  • Kirk Officially Announces Senate Run

    (WGN-AM)- Five-term North Shore Rep. Mark Kirk formally announced his bid for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate today, billing himself as an independent who wants to lead others who are "not afraid to stand alone" against the corruption that...
  • Giannoulias to Enter Race for Democratic U.S. Senate Nomination

    (WGN-AM)- First-term Illinois Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias on Sunday will formally enter the race for the Democratic U.S. Senate nomination, already having raised raised more than $1.8 million through an exploratory committee, aides said today....
  • Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Mother Of California's First Lady, Dies

    Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Mother Of California's First Lady, Dies
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver, whose advocacy for the mentally disabled helped bring people with special needs into the mainstream of American life, has died. She was 88. Shriver, the sister of President Kennedy and Sen. Edward M. Kennedy and the mother of...
  • Kennedy Laid to Rest at Arlington, Beside Brothers

    Kennedy Laid to Rest at Arlington, Beside Brothers
    WASHINGTON -- Sen. Edward M. Kennedy was laid to rest Saturday night alongside slain brothers John and Robert on hallowed ground at Arlington National Cemetery, celebrated for "the dream he kept alive" across the decades since their deaths. Crowds...
  • Kennedy suffers a seizure

    Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, hospitalized Saturday after apparently suffering a seizure at his home on Cape Cod, Mass., was awake and joking with family members later in the day, a spokeswoman said. The Democratic senator is undergoing tests at...
  • Friends rally to Kennedy's side

    Stricken with a cancerous brain tumor in the autumn of his storied political career, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy was facing a daunting treatment regimen with "good spirits," his doctors here said Tuesday, while his family and political friends struggled with...
  • 'The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour': The Best of Season 2

    'The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour': The Best of Season 2
    Widely recalled as the most consistently controversial comedy-variety series ever aired on broadcast television, the CBS show fronted by siblings Tom and Dick yields another DVD collection that they had a hand in assembling themselves. Among the guests...