5 Fun Facts About the Kennedy's Palm Beach Mansion

The famous Kennedy Palm Beach mansion, which just sold for $31 million, “was like a haven for the family,” Jackie Kennedy’s Secret Service Agent Clint Hill, author of Mrs.

Meet Nora, the Adorable New Kennedy Family Addition

On this bittersweet anniversary, the Kennedy family has reason to celebrate: The first photos of its youngest member have emerged, 50 years after the death of President John F. Kennedy.

Patrick Kennedy Welcomes a Daughter

Former congressman Patrick Kennedy and his wife, Amy, welcomed a daughter – Nora Kara Kennedy – on Tuesday.

Weighing 6 lbs., 11 oz. and measuring 18¼”, the newest member of the Kennedy clan was born at 3:11 p.m. at the Atlanticare Regional Medical Center in New Jersey, where the family now lives.

The couple, who wed in 2011, already have a son, Owen, 18 months, while Amy has a daughter Harper, 5, from a previous marriage.

Sen. Edward Kennedy Released from Hospital

Massachusetts Sen. Edward Kennedy was released from the hospital a day after suffering a seizure during Congressional inaugural luncheon.

Kennedy’s office confirmed to the Associated Press Wednesday that the 76-year-old left the hospital, where had been resting overnight for observation. A spokesman added that he was in good spirits.

Sen. Ted Kennedy Electrifies Convention

The cheers were explosive as Sen. Ted Kennedy, still recovering from brain surgery in June, took the stage Monday night at the Democratic National Convention.

The iconic “Lion of the Senate,” 76, was expected to sit out this convention, perhaps his last. Though battling a malignant tumor in his left parietal lobe, he made a last-minute decision to fly from Massachusetts to Denver with his wife, Victoria.

Ted Kennedy Hospital Release Set

One week after his surgery to treat a malignant brain tumor, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy is expected to be released from North Carolina’s Duke University Medical Center on Monday, his son, Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.), tells the Providence Journal-Bulletin.

The 76-year-old is then due to rest at the Kennedy family compound in Hyannis Port, on Cape Cod.

Doctor: Ted Kennedy's Operation a Success

Sen. Edward M. Kennedy’s surgery for his malignant brain tumor was successful and “accomplished our goals,” his doctor at Duke Medical Center said Monday afternoon, according to a Kennedy family spokesperson.

A statement from the Massachusetts Democrat’s office also said the operation was being performed by one of the nation’s top neurosurgeons, Dr. Allan Friedman. He is “one of the thought leaders” and a giant in the field of neuro-oncology, Dr. Otis Brawley, chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society, tells the Associated Press.

Ted Kennedy Undergoing Surgery on Brain Tumor

Sen. Edward Kennedy, diagnosed last month with a malignant brain tumor, announced in a statement from his office that he would undergo surgery at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina, on Monday.

Kennedy’s statement went on to say that the operation would be followed by chemotherapy and radiation at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, reports Reuters. The senator checked into Duke on Sunday.

Ted Kennedy: Support Is 'Uplifting and Touching'

While not mentioning his cancer diagnosed earlier this week, a contemplative yet outdoorsy looking Sen. Edward Kennedy said Thursday it was “good to be home” at his family’s place in Hyannis Port, calling Cape Cod “the best place on earth.”

In a video aired in Boston and then shown nationwide on CNN, Kennedy also acknowledged the “incredible amounts of wonderful notes and letters from friends and colleagues in the Senate, as well as from people here in outpouring of support,” which he called “very uplifting and touching.”

He added that he was “enormously grateful.”

Sen. Kennedy Heading Home after Brain Tumor Diagnosis

U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy was expected to be released from the hospital Wednesday morning at 10 a.m., traveling to the Kennedy family compound in Hyannis Port following his brain tumor diagnosis, MSNBC reports.

The longtime Democratic senator from Massachusetts, diagnosed Tuesday with a malignant brain tumor, will rest at the family home in Cape Cod while awaiting further test results and treatment options over the Memorial Day weekend, doctors say.