Latest Kennedy Stories

2010-10-21 00:00:42

Kars4Kids Denies Asking for Senator Kennedy’s Car Kars4Kids, the national car-donation service, did not ask the Kennedy family for Senator Kennedy’s automobile Lakewood, NJ (PRWEB) October 20, 2010 Kars4Kids was recently pranked by a blogger claiming that the national car donation service had asked the bereaved family of Senator Edward Kennedy for one of the Senator’s cars.

2010-09-29 08:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- This past weekend, New Media Strategies (NMS) proudly partnered with Special Olympics on the social media execution of "Eunice Kennedy Shriver Day" (EKS Day), a celebration of the life and legacy of the late Special Olympics founder Eunice Kennedy Shriver.

2010-07-07 07:15:00

HOPLAND, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. is the keynote speaker at Solar Living Institute's fourteenth annual renewable energy and sustainable event, SolFest, held at Northern California's Redwood Empire Fairgrounds in Ukiah, Mendocino County. Mr.

2010-04-02 10:30:00

Technology for a water filtration system initially developed at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida is going to get a major test during the STS-131 mission as it is called on to create water clean enough to be used intravenously, commonly referred to as an IV.

2010-02-25 11:21:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi delivered opening remarks at Blair House this morning during the bipartisan meeting on health insurance reform hosted by President Obama.

2010-01-19 20:01:00

Citizens from several states and DC to gather on Tuesday morning at the corner of the Russell Senate office building to taunt Senators and Senate Staff: "Oh the sweet irony of the 'Ted Kennedy seat' sending health care to the grave!" "Electing a Republican to 'Ted Kennedy's seat' is almost like electing Saint Michael to govern hell." WASHINGTON, Jan.

2009-11-19 18:02:00

Honor Recognizes Courageous and Innovative Approaches to Human Rights NEW YORK, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last night at its annual awards dinner, the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights presented Bono and Wyclef Jean with the organization's 2009 Ripple of Hope Award.

2009-11-07 13:21:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democratic leaders held a press availability this afternoon following a Democratic Whip meeting with President Obama in the Cannon Caucus Room. Below are the Speaker's opening remarks: "Thank you very much, Mr. Whip.

2009-08-27 09:18:00

Tabloid-Sized Special Edition and 128-Page Book Pay Tribute to Senator Edward M. Kennedy MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, the nation's top-selling newspaper, is publishing two commemorative products recognizing the life and death of Senator Edward M. Kennedy.

Word of the Day
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.