Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Global Politics

Senator Edward M. Kennedy Dies at Age 77

Senator Edward M. Kennedy of Massachusetts died at age 77. Kennedy had been in precarious health since he was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor in 2008. The Takeaway talks with Kevin Cullen of Boston Globe, and Carl Hulse of The New York Times.

Global Politics

The Future of the Kennedy Dynasty

What does Eunice Kennedy Shriver death means for one of the greatest political dynasties in the history of the United States? Political columnist Joan Vennochi of the Boston Globe joins The Takeaway with a look at who might inherit the Kennedy crown.

Conflict & Justice

Eunice Kennedy's Legacy

88-year-old Eunice Kennedy Shriver, sister of President John F. Kennedy and former Senator Robert F. Kennedy, died early this morning. She was also the founder of the Special Olympics. The Takeaway speaks to Brady Lum, president of the Special Olympics.