Robert Sargent Shriver Junior, brother-in-law to president John F. Kennedy, died yesterday in Bethesda, Md. He was 95.
For more on Sargent Shriver's legacy is Douglas Brinkley, Professor of History at Rice University.
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.
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.
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.
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