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Stories with person: Edward Kennedy
  • Ex-IRA man linked to 2005 slaying shot dead in Belfast story has photos
    Updated: May-05-15 4:01 pm

    DUBLIN - A former Irish Republican Army commander linked to one of the outlawed group's most notorious killings was shot dead at close range Tuesday morning on a street near his home in Belfast, residents and police said.

  • Baseball manager's lifesaving legacy grows 
    Updated: Apr-26-15 1:16 am

    HOLMES BEACH, Florida - At the end of an island, in the back of a baseball field, on the fringe of obscurity, there is an unpretentious plaque dedicated to a man whose immeasurable legacy continues to grow.

  • Connecticut governor creates climate change panel 
    Updated: Apr-22-15 1:02 pm

    HARTFORD, Connecticut - Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is creating a new council to make sure the state of Connecticut meets its goals to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.