The wealth, glamour, and photogenic quality of the family members, as well as their extensive and continuing commitment to public service, has elevated them to iconic status over the past half-century.
2009-08-30 04:13:43 GMT Xinhua English
WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- Late U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy, the last powerful member of the Kennedy family, was buried at Arlington National Cemetery outside Washington DC Saturday evening.
2009-08-30 02:43:13 GMT Xinhua English
WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- Late U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy, the last powerful member of the Kennedy family, was buried in Arlington National Cemetery outside Washington DC Saturday evening.
2009-08-28 00:48:08 GMT SINA.com
Sen. Edward M. Kennedy began his final journey Thursday, first past landmark after landmark bearing his family's famous name and then to his slain brother's presidential library where mourners lined up by the thousands to bid farewell to him and an American political dynasty.
2009-08-27 04:27:11 GMT Xinhua English
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- World leaders on Wednesday paid tribute to and mourned the passing of U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy, who died at 77 after a yearlong struggle with brain cancer.
2009-08-27 02:56:35 GMT SINA.com
Nowhere outside of America has the Kennedy legacy been more deeply felt than in Ireland, where photographs of the family adorn homes and hundreds claim to be distant relations of the glittering dynasty that brought the first Roman Catholic to the White House.
2009-08-27 00:34:01 GMT China Daily
BOSTON: World leaders Wednesday lionized US Senator Edward Kennedy as a towering figure in American politics, praising his dedication to causes ranging from health care reform to peace in Northern Ireland.
2009-08-26 23:13:49 GMT Global Times
US Senator Edward Kennedy, who visited China on a goodwill mission before the two countries' eventual normalization of diplomatic relations in 1979, died of brain cancer yesterday at the age of 77.
2009-08-26 09:47:42 GMT Xinhua English
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy, the last of the Kennedy brothers and the liberal lion of the Senate, died of brain cancer late Tuesday. He was 77.
2009-09-04 08:35:26 GMT SINA.com
AP Tennis Writer Howard Fendrich covered the daytime session at the U.S. Open Thursday. Women's top seed Dinara Safina won, but No. 4 seed Elena Dimentieva and fifth seed Jelena Jankovic lost.
2009-08-28 06:08:10 GMT SINA.com
Joseph P. Kennedy and his wife Rosemary Kennedy pose with their nine children for this picture in 1938 at Bronxville, N.Y. From left are, seated: Eunice, Jean, Edward (on lap of his father), Patricia, and Kathleen. Standing: Rosemary, Robert, John, Mrs. Kennedy, and Joseph, Jr. Sen.
2009-08-28 05:52:21 GMT SINA.com
U.S. President Barack Obama embraces Senator Ted Kennedy before Obama signed H.R. 1388, the Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act, at the SEED Public Charter School in Washington, April 21, 2009.
2009-08-27 06:27:56 GMT SINA.com
Kennedy siblings are pictured at the wedding reception of Jacqueline Bouvier to John F. Kennedy in this picture taken in Hammersmith Farm, Newport, Rhode Island on September 12, 1953.
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