Edward Kennedy

Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., walks to the Senate chamber in the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 4, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Kennedy Not Running For Massachusetts Seat

Edward Kennedy Jr., a son of the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy, announced Monday he has decided not to run for the Massachusetts Senate seat that will become vacant if U.S. Sen. John Kerry is confirmed as Secretary of State.


German troops enter Poland after a "blitzkrieg" (lightening war ) which swept into Poland on Sept. 1, 1939. (credit: STF/AFP/Getty Images)

AP Apologizes For Firing Reporter Over World War II Scoop — 67 Years Later

In World War II’s final moments in Europe, Associated Press correspondent Edward Kennedy gave his news agency perhaps the biggest scoop in its history. He reported, a full day ahead of the competition, that the Germans had surrendered unconditionally at a former schoolhouse in Reims, France.