Latest Robert Kennedy Stories

2014-03-11 12:25:30

VALENCIA, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Active Interest Media (AIM, aimmedia.com), which recently acquired MuscleMag from Robert Kennedy Publishing, is rebranding the magazine's content and design to keep pace with the changes in the world of bodybuilding. Gone are the snarling 300-pound outliers that defined the ideal a decade ago. In its place -- a celebration of the human body in peak condition, housed in a modern and simplified aesthetic. "Bodybuilding magazines have...

NASA, USGS Program Helps Find Patterns In Forest Disturbances
2013-01-15 13:54:06

[Watch Video: LandTrenr Analysis of Pacific Northwest] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new computer program is now able to help find patterns that had been buried within vast amounts of scientific data. The LandTrendr is a new way of studying and visualizing Earth science data from a NASA and U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) satellite program. LandTrendr has already led to seeing an obscured, slow-moving decline and recovery of trees in Pacific Northwest...

2011-06-17 18:21:00

LOS ANGELES, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) will receive The Alliance for Quality Construction's "Q Award" for the construction of the Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools on June 28, 2011. The complex mixes historical significance and high environmental green building methods and materials. The site rests on the historic Ambassador Hotel, where Senator Robert Kennedy was assassinated in 1968. The park within the school serves as a memorial to...

2011-03-29 12:31:00

TORONTO, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Kennedy, is the founder of Robert Kennedy Publishing which specializes in health and fitness. The magazine-publishing arm includes six titles: MuscleMag International, Reps!, Oxygen, American Curves, Maximum Fitness and Clean Eating magazines as well as many books. Kennedy also published the late Fitness Icon, Jack LaLanne's last book "Live Young Forever" and this New York Times Best Seller (Hardcore Bodybuilding, Reps!, RockHard!, Beef It!,...

2008-09-26 15:00:17

By Linda Borg The Vartan Gregorian, Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. elementary schools score well above their urban peers in statewide tests. PROVIDENCE -- While state officials wring their hands in despair over the new state science scores, three local elementary schools, Vartan Gregorian, Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr., have far surpassed their urban peers. In Providence, only 9 percent of fourth-graders scored high enough to be deemed proficient in science. But...

2008-08-08 15:00:48

ORONO - The University of Maine's School of Performing Arts has a new associate provost and dean for undergraduate education. UM President Robert Kennedy announced this week that he has selected Stuart Marrs, UM music professor and division chair, to fill the position pending approval next month from the board of trustees. Marrs is a renowned percussionist who has been a UM faculty member since 1985, according to Monday's press release from the university. His extensive academic...

2006-09-05 11:47:19

By Mike Collett-White VENICE (Reuters) - For director Emilio Estevez, his new movie about the assassination of Robert Kennedy in 1968 is a call to young people to shake off their cynicism and engage in the political process. His first feature film in 10 years, which impressed critics in Venice where it is one of 21 entries in the main competition, "Bobby" focuses on the lives of people working at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles on the night Kennedy was shot there. The ensemble...

2006-07-12 19:50:35

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut (Reuters) - Kennedy relative Michael Skakel filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday in a bid to overturn his conviction for the 1975 murder of his 15-year-old neighbor Martha Moxley. Skakel, 45, the nephew of Sen. Robert Kennedy's widow, Ethel, was 15 at the time of the murder and lost an appeal against his conviction to the Connecticut Supreme Court in January. His lawyers have vowed to take his case to the nation's highest court, arguing...

2006-03-21 13:06:12

BOSTON (Reuters) - Connecticut's highest court said on Tuesday it had denied a request by Kennedy relative Michael Skakel to reconsider an appeal of his conviction for the 1975 murder of his 15-year-old neighbor Martha Moxley. Skakel, now 45, was convicted in 2002 of bludgeoning Moxley to death with one of his mother's golf clubs and was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison. In January, Skakel, who was 15 at the time of the murder, lost an appeal of that decision to the...

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